PAPHOS 2017 City of Heritage!
Voted European Capital of CULTURE...
The whole of Paphos' antiquities are listed in the UNESCO cultural and natural treasures of the world heritage.
The tour’s first visit will be the ancient city of Kourion and Greco-Roman theatre that has been completely restored and is used today for theatrical performances. Here you will see the private houses of the late Roman period with fascinating mosaics. Your next stop will be at Aphrodites Rock, where the Goddess of Love and Beauty was born.
Next we will head towards Paphos town, which was originally the ancient Capital City of Cyprus. At Catacombs of St Solomoni, you will walk through the catacombs and inside the caves. Carrying on from here you will see the Pillar of St Paul, where he was bound and lashed 39 times as punishment for preaching Christianity. From the old port area the Venetian fort you will have time to discover the nearby Archeological city (explore the House of Dyonisus Roman villa floor mosaics). Cyprus was under the Roman command 2000 years ago their villas decorated with mosaic floors are considered to be the finest not only in the Mediterranean area but in the whole world. At the old Paphos port area you will be able to enjoy lunch in one of the many attractive restaurants and cafes by the sea. Lunch is optional and is not included in the price. On your return we will visit
Geroskipou village, where you can taste the famous Delights “Loukoumia”
Excursion: Every Wednesday
Departs: 08:00 and Returns approx. 16:00
Price: Adults €35 & Child €25
*Pickups are based from Limassol for other locations please enquire by e-mail
Argonaftis Donkey Farm
A donkey ride gives you a real taste of the area, as you ride through pictur- esque orange groves and quaint villages. Head towards the 13th century ‘’Sindi Monastery’’, recognised as a location of World Cultural Heritage. On arrival at the Donkey farm, enjoy true Cypriot hospitality as you sample the local firewa- ter, ‘’Zivania’’, halloumi cheese, olives and bread. Later on, tuck into a delicious BBQ, and enjoy the dancing and music with the friendly, lively staff!
Akamas 4x4 Safari
The wild and rugged Akamas Peninsular can really only be explored by 4WD. You will have the chance to discover the dramatic Avgas Gorge with its lime stone walls. This is a haven for wildlife, especially in the spring, with over 168 different species of birds, animals and plants. Visit Lara Bay - home to the breeding station for the protected Green Back Turtles. On the way back, pass through Latchi to visit the Baths of Aphrodite, where fable has it that the waters have magical rejuvenating
• A fun but informative driver guided full day out
• Choose either a Troodos or Akamas Safari (be sure to check) • Lunch with soft drinks & Entrance fees included
• 2 vast itineraries taking you to places only reached by 4x4
• Hills, valley’s, waterfalls, dams, mountain peaks ...
The Pafos Zoo
Is set in a beautiful and panoramic 100.000m2 of land, the theme park is rated amongst the top 3 parks in Europe and is waiting for you to enjoy “all the Magic of Nature” in a high standard and natural environment. This unique experience will acquaint you with one of the largest bird and exotic parrot collections and interesting variety of rare animals such as the giant 150kg Tortoises, deer, antelopes, reptiles, eagles, owls and much-much more.
Discover the rich culture of Cyprus watch us make traditional handicrafts such as carpet and basket weaving. Let the animators entertain your children with hours of fun and discovery throughout the park in our playground and let the children play with the animals in the Children’s Farm. Pet feed and interact with small animals such as miniature goats. Sponsor and adopt an animal of your choice. Savour the delights of our Restaurant and refresh yourself in one of our snack bars surrounded by the enchanting sounds of bird songs, enrich your senses and relax in an environment of lakes, ponds, waterfalls and the plant life of Cyprus in our gardens.
The Park is Situation 15km from Pafos & 6km past Coral Bay. Follow the coastal road through Coral Bay / Peyia junction towards St George area then follow the Pafos Zoo Indicator Panels to the park.