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From Paphos: Love Cyprus Day Tour

From Paphos: Love Cyprus Day Tour

Experience the charm and beauty of rural Cyprus on this exciting whistle-stop tour. Our journey begins with a visit to Petra tou Romiou, also known as Aphrodite's mythical birthplace. Capture the perfect photograph of this intriguing geological formation, where gigantic rocks meet one of the most stunning coastlines on the island. Immerse yourself in the mystical aura that surrounds this legendary site. Next, we continue on to Kourion, an extraordinary archaeological site that will leave you in awe. This classical Greek-Roman site boasts a half-moon shape of seats that face the sea, creating a truly picturesque setting. Explore the remnants of ancient structures and imagine the bustling life that once thrived in this remarkable place. Moving on, our journey takes us to the enchanting Kolossi Castle. This medieval fortress is adorned with flowering plants and features a delightful courtyard. Step back in time as you explore the castle's grounds and imagine the lives of those who once called it home. Our next stop is the quaint mountain village of Omodos, where a guided stroll through the village awaits. Take in the charming atmosphere as you wander through its narrow streets and discover hidden corners. You will have free time to savor a delicious lunch and immerse yourself in the local culture. Before returning to the resorts, we will make a stop at a local vineyard, where you will have the opportunity to taste traditional Cypriot wine. Indulge in the flavors and aromas of this beloved local beverage, and gain insights into the winemaking traditions of Cyprus. This tour offers a perfect blend of history, stunning scenery, and authentic Cypriot experiences. Don't miss the chance to explore the rural gems of this beautiful island and create memories that will last a lifetime.

From Limassol: Troodos and Kykkos Monastery Tour

From Limassol: Troodos and Kykkos Monastery Tour

The journey into the Troodos Mountains is spectacular. Pass by small villages and Prepare for a truly spectacular journey as we venture into the breathtaking Troodos Mountains. Along the way, you'll pass through charming small villages, offering you a glimpse into the traditional Cypriot way of life. Take in the idyllic scenery as you make your way to a local village, where you'll have the opportunity to enjoy a coffee break (please note that the cost of the coffee is not included). Continuing on our ascent into the pine-clad Troodos Mountains, we will reach the renowned Kykkos Monastery. This magnificent religious site holds immense cultural and historical significance in Cyprus. Marvel at the intricate architecture and immerse yourself in the tranquil atmosphere that surrounds the monastery. Next, we will proceed to the enchanting Omodos Village, where a guided walk through the village awaits. Prepare to be captivated by the traditional charm and beauty of this village as you explore its winding streets. Our journey will lead us to the Monastery of the Holy Cross, another splendid site steeped in history. Discover the stories and legends that have shaped this sacred place as our knowledgeable guide takes you on a journey through time. Throughout the day, our guide will regale you with fascinating tales and unravel the rich history of Cyprus piece by piece. Immerse yourself in the culture, traditions, and heritage of this magnificent island as you delve into its past. This journey into the Troodos Mountains promises to be an unforgettable experience, filled with breathtaking scenery, captivating stories, and an appreciation for the beauty and history of Cyprus. Don't miss the opportunity to be a part of this remarkable adventure.

Paphos: The Authentic Cyprus Night

Paphos: The Authentic Cyprus Night

Experience an unforgettable evening at the beautifully restored Metochi monastery in Polemi village, where a delightful blend of delectable cuisine, music, and traditional Cypriot dance awaits. This excursion promises a genuine immersion into Cypriot culture, providing you with the opportunity to mingle with locals and truly feel the pulse of their vibrant traditions. Your journey begins with a brief drive to Polemi Village, setting the stage for a unique Cypriot dinner experience. The event features a diverse array of authentic Cypriot dishes, meticulously prepared by the skilled women of the village, mirroring the same recipes passed down through generations. The emphasis is on using pure ingredients, ensuring a taste of traditional Cypriot fare that captures the essence of home-cooked meals. As you indulge in the culinary delights, complement your meal with local wines that add a distinctive touch to the experience. Throughout the evening, you'll witness the locals demonstrate the artistry behind crafting Cypriot delights, the production of wine, and the creation of hagiography, providing insights into the rich cultural heritage of the region. The festivities extend outdoors, where the rhythmic beats of Cypriot music beckon you to join the locals in a spirited dance on the terrace. This enchanting night promises an authentic and immersive journey into the heart of Cypriot traditions—an experience not to be missed. Let loose, savor the moment, and revel in the joyous atmosphere created by the warmth of the people and the charm of this historic venue.

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