EASTER IN CYPRUS FROM 295 EUROS!
Day 1 ATHENS – LARNAKA – LIMASSOL
Concentration at the airport and flight to Larnaca. Arrival transfer to Limassol and first acquaintance with the old town with its narrow radial streets leading up to the old fishing harbor, nowadays state-of-the-art and luxurious yacht marina. The medieval castle of Limassol was the place of weddings, Richard the Lionheart, the King of England, and today houses the Cyprus Medieval Museum. Transfer to our hotel. Dinner, overnight.
Day 2 LIMASSOL – NICOSIA – LIMASSOL
After breakfast we depart for Nicosia. Our first station is the Tomb of the Macedonian Military Cemetery and the hero of the defenders of Cyprus during the invasion of the Turks in 1974. We continue in the central prisons in the Prisoned Monuments, with the tombs, the 9-hem cells and the English gallows. In the archaeological museum, we will follow the evolution of the civilization of Cyprus since the Neolithic era. We continue with the Archbishop’s Palace, the holy temple of John with the frescoes, Venetian Walls, Laiki Neighborhood and the green line that bridges Nicosia. Leisure for lunch and shopping. Back to our hotel, dinner,
Day 3 LIMASSOL – PLATES – TROODITISSA – MONIKE CYCCO – OMODOS – LIMASSOS
After breakfast, depart for the mountainous green scenic “wine villages” on Troodos Mountain. We will stop at the most beautiful resort in Platres, Seferis. We continue with the Holy Monastery of Trooditissa, from the oldest Monasteries of the island known for the silver-washed miraculous icon of the Virgin Mary. It is believed to give hope to childless couples. Passing through the famous villages of Pedoulas and Prodromos, we will visit the most famous and richest monastery of Cyprus, the only Kukkos village since 1100 dedicated to Our Lady. It houses one of the three saved images of the Virgin Mary attributed to the Apostle Luke. It was established by the imperial decree of Alexios I of Komnenos (1081-1118 AD). Here in the Throne of Panagia we will visit the tomb of Archbishop Makarios of the First President of Cyprus and we will end up in the most beautiful and traditional village of Omodos where is also the monastery of the Holy Cross. Time free. Return to our hotel late afternoon. Dinner and overnight.
4th day LEMESOS – AGIOS NEOFYTOS – PAPOS – LIMASSOS
After breakfast, a full day trip to Paphos. Crossing the vast vineyards and oranges of Fassouri, we reach the Knights Tower in Kolossi. We will be touring in Kourion an important ancient city – kingdom. We will stop at the Rock of Rome, where the goddess Aphrodite emerged from the waves of waves. Visit to the monastery of Enclestra, founded by Agios Neofytos. A real detachment and ascetic, the Saint lived for 60 years in his “Enclestra” (carved in the rock by him) and despite the fact that he never left his ascetic, he had a complete picture of the events of his time, he recorded them and is considered by the most important historians of his time. We continue with the pilgrimage column of Apostle Paul and the catacomb of St. Solomon, which has been operating since the time of Constantine the Great. We will visit the villa of Dionysios with the unique mosaics and we will arrive at the port of Paphos with its magnificent fortress. Time free. Late afternoon return. Dinner. Transfer to the church for the Resurrection, traditional cook at the hotel, overnight
Day 5 LIMASSOL
Breakfast and day free. Noon rich Easter meal
Day 6 LIMASSOL – LARNAKA – ATHENS
After breakfast, visit the church of Ag. Lazarus, one of the most beautiful examples of Byzantine architecture built by Emperor Leo VI the Sopho. Saint Lazarus, after his resurrection, came to Cyprus, was ordained Bishop Kition by Apostles Barnabas and Paul and lived here for another 30 years. His tomb is under the church’s Holy Tomb. Departure to Larnaca Airport and flight to Athens.
The range of tours can be changed without leaving something out.
24/4 ATH – LCA 10:35 – 12:15
28/4 LCA – ATH 21:00 – 22:45
27/4 ATH – LCA 08:10 – 09:50
02/5 LCA – ATH 15:45 – 17:30
24-29 / 4 € 295 +145 AIRPORT FEES (single + € 90)
27/4 – 2/5 € 365 +145 AIRPORT FEES (single + € 90)POSEIDONIA 4 * superior
27/4 – 2/5 € 495 +145 AIRPORT FEES (single + € 110)
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