Cyprus mountains offering cool sanctuary in summer and opportunities for sports in winter.
Leaving Limassol, you will be driven through the new village of Mathikoloni, the old village was abandoned due to an earthquake. You will pass through the evergreen forest area of Ayia Paraskevi and arrive at one of the most traditional villages in Cyprus Agros Village. You will stop at the village square and walk to Niki Sweets where you can see how the natural sweets and jams are made. Later you will walk to the famous Rose factory where excellent Rose Water and beauty products are made using the traditional methods.
From here we will carry on to the Church of Ayios Nikolaos tis Stegis, the only surviving Catholicon (monastery church) of the 11th Century Byzantine monastery in Cyprus. It is truly amazing to see this entirely painted church. In 1985 it was included in the UNESCO World Heritage List.
The tour continues through the forests to arrive at Kakopetria village. There will be a stop in one of the village restaurants where you can try home cooked dishes. Lunch is optional and is not included in the price. There will be free time to explore this interesting village. You will also visit one of the largest waterfalls on the island the Milomery Waterfalls. A stop to a village winery will also be made for you to taste the local wine.
Excursion: Every Thursday
Departs: 08:00 and Returns approx. 17:00
Price: Adults €40 & Child €25
*Pickups are based from Limassol for other locations please enquire by e-mail.