Paphos Region

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The presence of baths dates back to the ancient times, when they were considered large construction and located in public spaces. Public baths are found in Cyprus too, and emerged at different periods in history. The Baths in Paphos were built during the Frankish period, around the end of the 14th - early 15th century and are located within the same complex where the early Christian Basilica...

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Petra-tou-Romiou-Beach-in-Kouklia

Petra tou Romiou (Rock of Digenes) beach, also known as Aphrodite’s Rock beach, is inseparable from the islands’ folk tales. According to tradition, the goddess Aphrodite rose from the waves at the Petra tou Romiou. Another legend refers to the Byzantine hero, Digenes Akritas, who hurled a huge rock to keep off the invading Saracens. The area was named after that rock.

On the left side...

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Παραλία Βρυσούδια Β στην Πάφο

Vrysoudia beach is in the touristic area of Kato Paphos, besides Poseidon Avenue and below Alexander the Great Hotel. It’s a sandy beach with some gravel and can be accessed easily by bus, car, motorcycle or bike. Amenities on the beach include sunbeds with umbrellas, WC’s, water sports and in the summer season there’s an on-duty lifeguard.

The surrounding area includes restaurants and...

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Nature Trail Aphrodite in Akamas

Ένα μονοπάτι της φύσης που ακολουθεί τα βήματα της Αφροδίτης, της θεάς του έρωτα και της ομορφιάς. Ένα αρκετά δύσκολο, κυκλικό μονοπάτι που εκτείνεται σε μια απόσταση 7.5 χιλιομέτρων. Χαρακτηρίζεται από αρκετά απότομες ανηφόρες και κατηφόρες, ανώμαλα και απόκρημνα σημεία. Σημείο αφετηρίας του μονοπατιού αποτελούν τα Λουτρά της Αφροδίτης. Το μονοπάτι περνά από σημεία αξιόλογου πολιτιστικού...

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In the village of Lisos you will find a small, unique church dedicated to Saint Merkourios. It’s a stone-built church lost in the forest of Stavros tis Psokas. Inside the church there is an iconostasis with icons of Jesus, Virgin Maria and other Saints.

The church was built by two residents of the area while picking mushrooms and by accident they found the ruins of Saints Merkourios...

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25, Poseidonos Avenue & Agiou Antoniou | 8042 | Paphos | Paphos Region
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Μονοπάτι της Φύσης στην Κρήτου Τέρρα

Kritou Terra is in the Laonas area, in Paphos Region. It’s literary an area infested with trees hidden in between the peaks of the mountains. The community, wanting to promote the natural beauty of the area created a new linear trail, for those who love nature and hiking. It is an easy trail, about a kilometre long, that starts from the picnic site of the Kritou Terra village and ends at the...

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Saint Minas in Neo Chorio

In the centre of Neo Chorio village, in Paphos Region, there is the Saint Minas church which is the main church of the community. It is a single chamber church built with Gothic style. The artfully decorated bell chamber was added afterwards.

In the inside the wood carved iconostasis stands out. The walls of the entire temple are covered with religious images. The prominent image of...

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Saints Kirikos and Iouliti in Letymbou

The ancient church of Saint Kyrikos and Ioulitis is a sight to see in Letymbou. The church which is in the southeast edge of the community, dates to the 12th century but many renovations occurred later on and especially during the 15th century. It’s a church made of stone built with Byzantine style with a dome. It has two entrances, one on the north wall and one on the west.

What stands...

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Laourou-Beach-in-Pegeia

Close by the famous Coral Bay, blue flag awarded Laourous beach can be found. Is one of the most organized beeches of Paphos, while it accommodates all the facilities to the visitors, like sunbeds with umbrellas, WCs and what not. The beach is having an on-duty lifeguard during the summer. Throughout the coastline there are hotels, restaurants, coffee shops that can add up to the visitor’s...

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Avakas-Gorge

Avakas gorge is a dive into the beauty and tranquillity, created by nature-the grand artist.

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Kanali in Pomos

Kanali beach is made of gravel and beside Pomo’s fishing shelter. The length of the beach is 300 meters and 15 meters wide. Amenities include sunbeds with umbrellas, WCs and on-duty lifeguard.

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Kafizis-Beach-in-Pegeia

Kafizis beach is also known as “Maniki” beach. It’s a small organized beach that sits in front of St. George hotel. It has a few sunbeds with umbrellas and its capacity is for very few visitors. The waters are clean but not so shallow, because at some spots the waters are deep, therefore great attention is required by the visitor. Some rock formations, inside and outside of the water,...

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Στην περιοχή Φιλούσα της Πόλης Χρυσοχούς μέσα σε μια κατάφυτη περιοχή συναντάμε τον βράχο όπου ασκήτεψε και τάφηκε ο όσιος Θεοσέβιος ο Αρσινοίτης. Στο σημείο της σπηλιάς δεσπόζει η σημαία της Ορθοδοξίας, ενώ υπάρχουν και εικόνες του αγίου.

Ο όσιος Θεοσέβιος γεννήθηκε και έζησε γύρω στα τέλη του 4ου αιώνα μ.Χ στη Μελάνδρα, ένα μικρό χωριό νοτιανατολικά της αρχαίας Αρσινόης. Υπήρξε...

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Heroes Monument in Poli Chrysochous

Το μνημείο ηρώων στην Πόλη Χρυσοχούς στην Πάφο είναι αφιερωμένο στους ήρωες της κοινότητας, οι οποίοι θυσιάστηκαν για να υπηρετήσουν την πατρίδα τους. Το μνημείο αποτελείται από τις προτομές των Γεωργίου Στυλιανού και Αντώνη Φοίβου Ρωσσίδη. Ο Γεώργιος Στυλιανός , σε ηλικία μόλις 17 ετών, έπεσε μαχόμενος κατά την διάρκεια του εθνικοαπελευθερωτικού αγώνα της ΕΟΚΑ στις 4 Νοεμβρίου του 1956, ενώ ο...