Paphos

The remains of magnificent Kingdom of Kourion nearby Limassol

Kourion was an important ancient city-state on the southwestern coast of Cyprus. In the twelfth century BCE, after the collapse of the Mycenaean palaces,...

Kampos tou Souliou (Souli) Beach – Blue Flag

The quiet and attractive Souli Beach (800 m long) is located in Chrysochous Bay, west of Latchi Port, in Pafos (Paphos) district. The beach has...

Halavron Beach – Blue Flag

The romantic Halavron Beach (450 m long) is located in Chrysochous Bay, in Akamas Peninsula, Pafos (Paphos) district. The beach has blue clean waters and...

Xystarokampos Beach – Blue Flag

The beautiful Xystarokampos Beach (appx. 1 km long) is located in Chrysochous Bay, in Akamas Peninsula, Pafos (Paphos) district. The beach has fine sands with...

Kafizis Beach – Blue Flag

A quiet, small beach at the area of Pegeia – Agios Georgios. The beach is also known with the name “Maniki” The beach has small pebbles...

The 3 most attractive beaches in Paphos

Paphos is famous for its important archaeological sites, for the birth of Aphrodite, the goddess of love and of course for the beautiful beaches. We...

Lara Bay

Lara Bay is a magical, clean and very quite beach in Paphos district. It is only accessible to four wheel drive vehicles but it...

Kato Pyrgos Village & Beaches

Although located in the Lefkosia (Nicosia) district, due to the Turkish invasion of 1974, the village of Kato Pyrgos is now only accessible via...

Polis Chrysochous Municipal Beach – Blue Flag

A lovely beach in the popular tourist resort of Polis Chrysochous. Located in the popular and thriving tourist resort of Polis Chrysochous in the Pafos...

Pachyammos Beach, Blue Flag

A small and quieter beach. Located in the Geroskipou area of the Pafos (Paphos) district, the small, 50-metre long beach of Pachyammos 1 is the...

Municipal Baths Beach – Blue Flag

A bustling beach in the heart of Pafos (Paphos). Located in the heart of the tourist area of Kato Pafos - off of the main...

Laourou Beach – Blue Flag

A pretty resort beach. Located in the resort of Pegeia in the Pafos (Paphos) region, the pretty beach of Laourou boasts golden sands and calm,...

Geroskipou Municipal Beach – Blue Flag

A beach full of life and activity. Located in the Geroskipou area of the Pafos (Paphos) district, the 400-metre long, sandy Municipal Beach is a...

Faros Beach, Pafos (Paphos) – Blue Flag

A naturally beautiful beach with many facilities. Located at the west end of Pafos (Paphos), the 400-metre long coast of Faros is a naturally beautiful...

Camping Site (Dasoudi Beach), Polis Chrysochous – Blue Flag

A favourite beach to camp on. Located in the popular and thriving tourist resort of Polis Chrysochous in the Pafos (Paphos) region, the Camping Site...

Alykes Beach – Blue Flag

A great beach in the heart of Pafos (Paphos) tourist area. Located in the tourist area of Kato Pafos, the 200-metre long coast of Alykes...

Vrysoudia A Beach – Blue Flag

Pafos’ (Paphos') main, organised coast. Located in the heart of the tourist area of Kato Pafos - off of the main road of Poseidonos Avenue...

Camping Site (Dasoudi Beach), Polis Chrysochous – Blue Flag

A favourite beach to camp on. Located in the popular and thriving tourist resort of Polis Chrysochous in the Pafos (Paphos) region, the Camping Site...

Coral Bay Beach – Blue Flag

A coast that ranks amongst the loveliest of the region. Located in the Pafos (Paphos) region in Pegeia - a thriving tourist resort - the...

Paphos’ top beaches

There are 27 beaches in Paphos along 50km of coastline. Everybody has their favourites whether it is a long, sandy tourist stretch with great...

Top Stories

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Taste

How to make triandafillo ice cream, by UK Cypriot chef Loulla Astin

  Just in time for the scorching heat, UK Cypriot chef Loulla Astin has shared her recipe for refreshing triantafillo ice cream -- or as...

Cyprus sprouts with cream and prosciutto

In a big, deep frying pan, fry the prosciutto in the olive oil, on medium heat for 2 minutes. Add the onion and garlic...

Pork burger with sundried tomatoes, mozzarella and anchovies

Mix all the ingredients together with the mince in a bowl, and combine well. Divide into 4 balls and form the burgers. Warm a griddle/pan...

Sheftalies

Wash the lamb cauls with plenty of cold water and let them settle in water and vinegar for a little while. Soak the bread crumbs...