Tours in Paphos
This is particularly the Cypriot citypopular with respectable and wealthy travelers, because of its rooms are not cheap hotels, and the usual beach animation and children's entertainment here and do not find in the afternoon with fire. But participants tours in Paphos can enjoy impeccable service in first-class hotels and the best local cuisine on the island. The last argument may seem controversial catering workers remaining Cypriot resorts, but the most award-winning restaurants are open all the same here.
History and geography
Religious cult of the goddess of love and beauty of the ancientGreeks led to the fact that they are not just built temples in her honor, but also founded the whole city. The westernmost resort on the island, Paphos is no exception, and its appearance is entirely due to the cult of Aphrodite. Moreover, that laid the first stone in the foundation of modern Paphos member of the Trojan War Agaperon believed in an ancient legend. According to the stories of his ancestors because of the local sea Aphrodite came to light, and therefore a magnificent temple in her honor was erected on the land.
Since the beginning of its existence, the city has receivedmany monumental buildings. There were erected forts and temples, basilicas and palaces. Participants in the tour can visit Paphos Tombs of the Kings necropolis of IV century BC, the Byzantine church of Panagia Teoskepasti the tenth century, and the old temple with a column that has scourged the Apostle Paul. Interesting excursions are offered and to the place where Aphrodite emerged from the sea. Bathed there every few years younger, and feels an unprecedented surge of love for one's neighbor.
Briefly about the importance
- The international airport in the resort receives flights from dozens of cities around the world, including members and tours to Paphos from Russia.
- Rocky beach resort make entry into the water is notvery convenient to many local beaches. Booking a tour in Paphos, it is important to take an interest relief, remembering that at stardom and convenience of bathers is often not linked at all.
- Become familiar with the authentic cuisine is best incoastal taverns on the outskirts of the city. When ordering, it is necessary to consult with the waiter about the size of servings. In Cyprus, they often exceed all reasonable limits and a plate of salad can feed several participants travel to Paphos.
- Hardened begin to bathe already in Mayholidays, but the real season starts at the resort in the early summer. In July, the water is heated to 26, and the air - up to 29. In November, you can still comfortably swim, but requires a slightly cool breeze insulate the evening.