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A journey of faith, history and culture


Monasteries in Cyprus

Discover the many monasteries of the island, and immerse yourself in their journey of faith, history, and culture. Through their unique structures; the biblical stories depicted in ancient icons and frescos; the rich Ecclesiastical museums, and a Byzantine treasure trove of ten painted mountain churches so religiously priceless that they are part of the UNESCO World Heritage List.

Visiting such places of history and devotion, you cannot help but feel an inner tranquility and peace, as well as a sense of occasion. For those who are accustomed to pray, or are spiritually inclined, these monasteries will offer you that little something extra.

Machairas Monastery

Machairas

Kykkos Monastery

Kykkos

Stavrovouni

Stavrovouni

Trooditissa Monastery

Trooditissa

Chrysorrogiatissa

Chrysorrogiatissa

Timios Prodromos

Timios Prodromos

Agios Neophytos

Agios Neophytos

Agios Iraklidios

Agios Iraklidios

Agios Minas

Agios Minas

Agios Geogios Alamanos

Agios Geogios Alamanos

Agios Geogios Mavrovouniou

Agios Geogios Mavrovouniou

Byzantine Heritage Map

Byzantine Heritage Map

  • Aperanti Agrotourism

    Fitted with arches and traditional elements of local architecture, Aperanti Agrotourism is located in the picturesque village of Pera Orinis18 km from Nicosia City. Guests are welcome to participate in several agricultural activities, such as cheese making.

    Simply yet elegantly decorated, all rooms at Aperanti are fitted with beamed ...

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  • Forest Park Hotel

    Set in a pine forest on the slopes of the Troodos Moutains, this resort offers a solar-heated pool, a hot tub and a sauna. The Mediterranean Sea is a 35-minute drive away. Free WiFi is available in public areas.

    Traditional Cypriot cuisine and international dishes can be enjoyed...

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  • Angeli's Traditional Village House

    Situated in Dhoros, the traditionally built Angeli's Traditional Village House is set in Troodos mountain range, 20 km from Limassol City. Guests benefit from balcony, a secluded garden and free WiFi access in all areas.

    There is a seating area, a dining area and a kitchen complete...

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  • Themis House

    Surrounded by lush greenery, the fully renovated Themis House features natural stone walls and panoramic views of the Troodos Mountains. It is located in the village of Lemythou, a 25-minute drive from Kykkos Monastery.

    A balcony or terrace is offered in the studios...

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  • Dorina Cottage

    This restored holiday home is situated in the village of Ayios Mamas in Limassol, Cyprus. Located 600 m above sea level, on the southern slopes of Troodos Mountains, Dorina offers a sun terrace and seating areas with rustic furnishings.

    Combining modern and traditional features, the property

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  • Moniatis Mountain House

    Moniatis Mountain House is a holiday home situated in Moniatis, 45 km from Paphos City. The air-conditioned unit is 25 km from Limassol, and guests benefit from free WiFi and private parking available on site.

    There is a seating area, a dining area and a kitchen complete

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