Cyprus is an island country in the middle east and the sunniest country as the sun shines here around three hundred days per year, that is why it is also known as Sunny Cyprus. Cyprus attains the third position in population and area among island countries. It is located west of Lebanon and Syria, southeast of Greece, north of Egypt and south of turkey. Cyprus is famous for its hot weather and beaches.
For traveling, it is one of the best countries in the world. There are many places for traveling like Paphos, Limassol, Ayia Napa, Agios Georgios, Agros, etc. Let’s see the best places to visit in Cyprus!
Paphos is a spiritual city as it is the birthplace of Aphrodite who is the goddess of beauty and love. It is also one of the world’s heritage site declared by UNESCO. There are many places for traveling like Kato Paphos Archaeology Park, St. Paul’s Pillar, Paphos Archaeological Museum, Medieval Castle of Paphos, etc.
Now, Paphos is divided into two parts: Palaepaphos and Nea Paphos. Palaepaphos is also known as old Paphos and Nea Paphos, as new Paphos or Keto Paphos. In Palaepaphos, you will find markets and Nea Paphos consists of archeological landmarks and hotels. Moreover, ruins and archeological landmarks are the popular parts of this city. Its famous ruins are the House of Dionysus and the House of Theseus, tombs of kings, etc.
Limassol is the famous city of Cyprus for traveling due to its culture and fabulous beaches. Lady’s Mile beach is famous for white sand, Governor’s beach is famous for sunrise and Kourion beach is one of the most crowded beaches of Limassol as it is famous for swimming.
The famous places in Limassol are Limassol Promenade, Limassol Marina, Limassol Old Port, Limassol Castle, Old Town Architecture, Curium Ancient Theater, Pissouri-Village & Bay, Amathus Archaeological Site, Limassol zoo, and other places. The largest Carnival parade of Cyprus is hosted by Limassol in every spring season and thousands of people attend this.
Ayia Napa is one of the best famous cities in Cyprus for beaches. There are large numbers of beaches such as konnos bay, Nissi beach, makronisos beach, Ayia Thekla beach, etc. Nissi beach is famous for golden sand, sandy bay is free from wind and good for swimming of children, pantahou is famous for the fishing harbor. Ayia Napa is also famous for clubs and party animals.
Agios Georgios is a village and one of the topmost archeological sites of Cyprus. The best places for traveling in Agios Georgios are Agios Georgios Beach, Kazzoo’s Cocktail Bar, Mad Mike’s Bar, Europa Bar, Breakout Game Centre, Windsurfing in Agios Georgios, water Sports Clubs in Agios Georgios, Hotel Eleftheria, and other. It is also a popular place for pilgrimage.
Agros is also a village of Cyprus. It is designed in amphitheater-style shape and spread around a landmark known as the Monastery of Great Agros. Agros is built by forty monks. It is situated at 1,100 meters high in tall Troodos Mountains.
These are the famous places in Cyprus, which are the best for traveling. If you are planning a trip to Cyprus, visit these places surely.