From the beach of the sea to Olimpus Mount

Limassol-Omodos-Troodos-Limassol

6-7 hours

During one trip you wil touch to everything, that will help you to understand the colorit of Cyprus, from the sea, where once " golden-haired Cyprida " Aphrodite emerged from the sea foam and the mountains climb to the highest point of Cyprus , where you can touch his hand to the clouds - the top of Mount Olympus .

On the way you will visit ancient villages, wineries and most important monastery of the island - Kykkos .

Our journey begins with an introduction to place the stone Petra tou Romiou , which had been mentioned by Homer : it is here that " the golden-haired Cyprida " - so called philosopher Aphrodite - came ashore from the sea foam .

Stop in the historic village of Omodos give the opportunity to stroll through the picturesque streets of the ancient village , look into one of the oldest wineries of the island to try and if you want to buy , fine wines of Cyprus .

Then you will visit the Monastery of the Holy Cross , built in the III century , where you can attach to the Life-Giving Cross particle ...

We will stop for lunch in one of the cozy mountain taverns to explore the traditional Cypriot cuisine - various dishes of vegetables and meat. You can taste a variety of snacks , Greek salad , homemade yoghurt , olives , moussaka lush , including the famous dish of lamb - " kleftiko ! " By lunchtime, served red and white wine village .

The next stop will be the Kykkos monastery , known far beyond the island , which houses animating icon of the Virgin , painted by St. Luke during the life of the Virgin Mary.

On the way home , enjoying beautiful views , you will climb to the highest point of Cyprus - Olympus, the height of which is almost two thousand meters above sea level.

You will spend a day at sea and in the mountains, learning new things , getting a good impression , get acquainted with the traditions of wine and local cuisine and a variety of souvenirs to buy the sunny island .

This excursion can be made only as private.

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