Explore the history and archaeology of ancient Cyprus with History and Archaeology private excursion.
You can walk in footsteps of former civilization as the tour includes visits to places like Archaeological Park, Agia Solomoni Catacombs of Paphos in Cyprus, Kolossi Castle and Kourion Archeaological site of Limassol in Cyprus. These historical places are renowned for their diversity along with remarkable preservation.
The core objective behind inclusion of Kato Paphos (Cyprus) archaeological site in the UNESCO World Heritage Sites list in 1980 was to better protect and maintain the archaeological remains in order to promote & inform visitors about these ancient treasures. Here you can find
sites and monuments from prehistoric times to the Middle Ages with most significant remains including roman villas, the house of Orpheus, Aion and Theseus having preserved mosaic floors.
If you are wondering what to see in Paphos, Cyprus, you should definitely spend some time visiting famous Tombs of the Kings. Ancient necropolis lays nearby Paphos harbor, some of the Paphitic aristocracy is rested there, no kings though. Carved in a solid rock, this tourist attraction in Paphos of Cyprus can spill some light on the ancient burial traditions, some vaults look like houses of the time.
Dating back to roman and Early Byzantine periods, Kourion is an ancient Greek city-kingdom where we will see many excavations including the complex of Eustolios, the magnificent architecture arrangements of amphitheater and spectacular views of Episkopi Bay. If you like ancient history do not hesitate to take Limassol excursion in Cyprus.
Kolossi Castle is a former crusader having the strategic importance in middle ages. It has the facility to produce sugar from local sugarcane and was the main export center of ancient Cyprus. The Limassol castle was constructed in 1454 by Knights Hospitallers whose arms are seen carved in the walls of castle.
Old town of Limassol in Cyprus has seen lots of historical persons and events. You wouldn’t want to miss it, while visiting the island.
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