“Great day. Wonderful to visit small villages and to go up into the mountains. Scenery was beautiful. Monastry well worth visiting. It is lovely to have breakfast and lunch in small villages. Herbal tea at the end of he day fabulous. ...Michelene H., United Arab Emirates – See more reviews
What To Expect
As you travel high in the pine-clad Troodos Mountains, you'll find the Kykkos Monastery. The monastery is ornately decorated with wonderful mosaics in bright colors. It is also renowned for its wealth, with many gold icons and beautifully preserved frescoes. The journey into the Troodos Mountains is spectacular. We'll pass small villages and get a glimpse of traditional Cypriot life. Our guides will fill your day with plenty of stories and unravel the history of Cyprus, piece by piece.
08:00 - 08:50 - Pick up from Limassol
08:50 - 10:00 - Drive to Platres Village
10:00 - 10:45 - Free time for coffee in Platres and short stroll around the village
10:45 - 11:45 - Drive to Mount Kykkos
11:45 - 13:15 - Visit Throni, the Tomb of Makarios and Kykkos Monastery
13:15 - 14:45 - Free time for lunch
14:45 - 16:45 - Drive back to Limassol
08:50 - 10:00 - Pick up from Limassol
10:00 - 10:30 - Free time for coffee in Platres and short stroll around the village
10:30 - 11:30 - Drive to Mount Kykkos
11:30 - 12:30 - Visit Throni, the Tomb of Makarios and Kykkos Monastery
12:30 - 13:45 - Free time for lunch
13:45 - 15:00 - Drive to Monagri
15:00 - 15:45 - Marmalade Tasting, cyprus coffee and snaps
15:45 - 17:30 - Drive back to Limassol
Hotel pick-up and drop-off
Meals and drinks
Tips and gratuities
Optional activity costs
Children under 2 years old are free of charge.
Appropriate clothing is required to visit monasteries. Sleeveless clothing, shorts and short skirts are prohibited. Robes are provided in the entrance of the Monastery for those not properly dressed (subject to availability).
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