Cyprus is the third largest island in the Mediterranean. It is a perfect combination of a charming coastline and majestic mountain peaks with sunshine all year round. A great variety of excursions in Cyprus will appeal to those are interested in history, wildlife or gastronomic discoveries. In addition to first-class beaches and hotels, Cyprus is an incredible beauty of landscapes, numerous ancient monuments, picturesque mountain villages and Orthodox monasteries.
A guided tour is a great chance to learn about the island’s most important and interesting places. For those who are interested in antiquity there are numerous tours of the ruins of ancient temples and cities, monuments of the Roman period and vast archaeological parks. Start with a tour to the cultural capital of Cyprus - Paphos. Your journey begins with Paphos Archaeological Park, then you will visit the house of Dionysus with its mosaic, describing the life of the ancient Greek gods, as well as the theatre and the ancient Roman market. Then take a look at wonderful Byzantine wall paintings of the monastery of St Neophytos and visit the legendary birthplace of Aphrodite, near which, according to myths and poems of antiquity, the goddess stepped out of her miraculous vessel - a huge sea shell - on the shore of Cyprus.
If you want to enjoy nature, go to the Troodos - mountain range with magnificent pine forests, as well as the Akamas nature reserve with its Turtle Beach. Go on a great tour of the sea caves if you want to admire coastal caves from the boat.