Top 10 Attractions in Cyprus (2018)


1. Paphos Archaeological Park


πŸ“ Ancient Ruins, Monument, Archaeology
πŸ“ Paphos

Paphos Archaeological Park – Highlights

  • Outstanding ancient sites and monuments
  • Four great and elaborate Roman villas
  • Well-preserved marvellous mosaic floors
  • Cyprus’ World Heritage Site

Opening Hours

  • Sep 16 – Apr 15
    • Daily: 08:30 – 17:00
  • Apr 16 – Sep 15
    • Daily: 08:30 – 19:30

Entrance Fee

  • General: 4.50 EUR

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2. Tombs of the Kings


πŸ“ Ancient Ruins, Burial Site, Archaeology
πŸ“ Paphos

Tombs of the Kings – Highlights

  • Large necropolis inside Paphos Archaeological Park
  • Ancient underground tombs and burial chambers
  • Doric pillars and frescoed walls inside some tombs
  • Cyprus’ World Heritage Site

Opening Hours

  • Sep 16 – Apr 15
    • Daily: 08:30 – 17:00
  • Apr 16 – Sep 15
    • Daily: 08:30 – 19:30

Entrance Fee

  • General: 2.50 EUR

🌐 Main Website


3. Nissi Beach


πŸ“ Beach, Seaside, Water Sport
πŸ“ Ayia Napa

Nissi Beach – Highlights

  • Famous beach resort
  • Extensive golden sands
  • Variety of water sports
  • Cyprus’ Blue Flag beach

4. Limassol Marina


πŸ“ Marina, Dining, Spa, Shopping
πŸ“ Limassol

Limassol Marina – Highlights

  • Picturesque seaside marina
  • Waterfront restaurants and cafes
  • Tranquil spa and fitness centre
  • Stylish shops and elegant boutiques

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5. Fig Tree Bay


πŸ“ Beach, Seaside, Water Sport
πŸ“ Protaras

Fig Tree Bay – Highlights

  • Stretches of sandy beach
  • Shallow and clear waters
  • Recreational family activities
  • Cyprus’ Blue Flag beach

6. Kolossi Castle


πŸ“ Castle, Historic, Architecture
πŸ“ Limassol

Kolossi Castle – Highlights

  • Historic military stronghold
  • Large chambers and fireplace
  • Ruins of a 14th-century sugar mill

Opening Hours

  • Sep 16 – Apr 15
    • Daily: 08:30 – 17:00
  • Apr 16 – Sep 15
    • Daily: 08:30 – 19:30

Entrance Fee

  • General: 2.50 EUR

🌐 Main Website


7. Church of Profitis Ilias


πŸ“ Religious Site, Observation Platform
πŸ“ Protaras

Church of Profitis Ilias – Highlights

  • Small Orthodox church on the hilltop
  • Panoramic view over Protaras
  • Scenery of the Mediterranean Sea
  • Splendid frescoes and painted walls

Entrance Fee

  • Free admission

8. Church of Saint Lazarus


πŸ“ Religious Site, Architecture, Historic
πŸ“ Larnaca

Church of Saint Lazarus – Highlights

  • Marvellous stone church in Larnaca
  • Outstanding Byzantine architecture
  • Intricately-detailed Baroque iconostasis
  • The ancient tomb of Saint Lazarus

Opening Hours

  • Mar – Oct
    • Mon-Sat: 08:00 – 18:30
    • Sun: 06:30 – 12:30, 15:30 – 18:30
  • Nov – Feb
    • Mon-Sat: 08:00 – 12:30, 14:30 – 17:30
    • Sun: 06:30 – 12:30, 15:30 – 17:30

Entrance Fee

  • Church: Free admission
  • Museum: 1 EUR

🌐 Main Website


9. Petra tou Romiou (Aphrodite’s Rock)


πŸ“ Rock Formation, Seaside, Coast
πŸ“ Paphos

Petra tou Romiou – Highlights

  • Mythical birthplace of Aphrodite
  • Fascinating geological formation
  • Scenic coastlines with clear waters

10. WaterWorld Themed Waterpark


πŸ“ Theme Park, Water Park, Entertainment
πŸ“ Ayia Napa

WaterWorld Themed Waterpark – Highlights

  • The biggest water theme park in Cyprus
  • Colourful ancient Greek mythology theme
  • Recreational family and children activities
  • Selections of adventurous aquatic rides

Opening Hours

  • May – Sep
    • Daily: 10:00 – 18:00
  • Oct – Apr
    • Daily: 10:00 – 17:00

Ticket Price

  • Adults: 38 EUR
  • Children (3-12): 24 EUR

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Author: Jeutravel.com
Date Published: 31 August 2017
Last Updated: 27 February 2018

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