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Cedar Valley

Located on the crossroads of Lefkosia (Nicosia), Pafos (Paphos) and Lemesos (Limassol), the breathtaking mountain locality of Cedar Valley is nestled within Pafos Forest,...

Protected Flora and Fauna areas

In accordance to the Forest Law, “Protected Flora and Fauna Area” is a Main State Forest which is declared by the Council of Ministers...

Polemidia National Forest Park

The park is situated at a distance of 6 km north of the city centre of Lemesos. The objectives of the park are the...

Liopetri National Forest Park

The proposals for the utilization of the park were submitted by the Forests Department and they shall be implemented within the framework of the...

Atalanti (Circular) – Lemesos (Limassol) / Lefkosia (Nicosia) Districts, Troodos Forest Nature Trail

GPS coordinates of the starting point: Lat: 34.924239 Lon: 32.880879 GPS coordinates of the ending point: Lat: 34.924275 Lon: 32.880956 Altitude of the starting point: 1,725m Altitude...

Kannoures – Agios Nikolaos tis Stegis (Linear) – Lemesos (Limassol) / Lefkosia (Nicosia) Districts, Troodos Forest Nature Trail

GPS coordinates of the starting point: Lat: 34.931739 Lon: 32.887044 GPS coordinates of the ending point: Lat: 34.977789 Lon: 32.885425 Altitude of the starting point: 1,654m Altitude...

Kionia – Profitis Ilias (Linear) – Lefkosia (Nicosia) District, Machairas Forest Nature Trail

GPS coordinates of the starting point: Lat: 34.920214 Lon: 33.197602 GPS coordinates of the ending point: Lat: 34.933480 Lon: 33.246317 Altitude of the starting point: 1,251m Altitude...

Konnoi – Cyclops Cave (Circular) – Ammochostos (Famagusta) District, Cape Gkreko National Forest Park Nature Trail

GPS coordinates of the starting point: Lat: 34.920214 Lon: 33.197602 GPS coordinates of the ending point: Lat: 34.933480 Lon: 33.246317 Altitude of the starting point: 1,251m Altitude...

Avakas Gorge (Linear) – Pafos (Paphos) District, Akamas Forest Nature Trail

GPS coordinates of the starting point: Lat: 34.920499 Lon: 32.337698 Altitude of the starting point: 47m Altitude of the highest peak: 45m Altitude of the end peak:...

Pissouromoutti (Circular) – Pafos (Paphos) District, Akamas Forest Nature Trail

GPS coordinates of the starting point: Lat: 35.023417 Lon: 32.333405 GPS coordinates of the ending point: Lat: 35.023417 Lon: 32.333405 Altitude of the starting point: 285m Altitude...

Adonis (Circular) – Pafos (Paphos) District, Akamas Forest Nature Trail

GPS coordinates of the starting point: Lat: 35.056063 Lon: 32.345565 GPS coordinates of the ending point: Lat: 35.056063 Lon: 32.345565 Altitude of the starting point: 35m Altitude...

Mountainous Larnaka (Larnaca) – Lefkosia (Nicosia) Wine Route

Comprising the expanse of the mountainous areas of both Larnaka (Larnaca) and Lefkosia (Nicosia), this varied route is one that marries the old viticultural...

Diarizos Valley Wine Route

Take a fascinating journey along the Diarizos River, through beautifully unspoiled green landscapes dotted with picturesque vineyards, where you will discover the lesser-known wine-producing...

Athalassa National Forest Park / Visitor Centre

Located on the south-eastern edge of the city of Lefkosia (Nicosia), Athalassa National Forest Park is an oasis of greenery set across an area...

Nature Trails in Cyprus

According to tradition, the best way to really know a place is to walk it. And despite its petite size, the island of Cyprus...

Prodromos – Zoumi (Linear)

Starting point: The children’s play area in Prodromos Length: 3km Estimated duration: 1 - 1.5 hours Difficulty rate: 2 Points of interest: The trail passes through rows of...

Degree Of Difficulty Of Trails

All nature trails are divided in 3 categories of difficulty, as follows: Category 1: Easy trail, with gentle gradient. Suitable for all ages and fitness levels. Category...

Fragma (Dam) Prodromou – Stavroulia (Linear)

Starts: On Troodos Square - Prodromos main road, a little bit above the Prodromos dam, at an 8km distance from Troodos Square and a 3km...

Αdonis (Circular)

Starts: 400m before the Baths of Aphrodite Length: 7.5km Estimated duration: 3 - 4 hours Difficulty rate: 3 Points of interest: This trail offers beautiful views of Polis Chrysochous,...

Cape Greco National Park

Located east of Agia Napa and southeast of Protaras, the beautiful and protected National Forest Park and conservation area of Cape Gkreko is a...

Aphrodite Trail (Circular)

Starts: The Baths of Aphrodite Length: 7.5km Estimated duration: 3 - 4 hours Difficulty rate: 3 POINTS OF INTEREST: Of special interest on this trail are the Baths...

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Taste

Fish meatballs

In a bowl, mix the finely chopped onion and parsley. Boil the fish, cut into small pieces and add to the bowl. Add salt...

“Frappe” Greek iced coffee

Frappé coffee (also Greek frappé or café frappé Greek: φραπές, frapés) is a Greek foam-covered iced coffee drink made from instant coffee (generally, spray-dried...

A guide of Summer fruits from Cyprus

Cyprus summer love! Cyprus summer fruits! So, what are the summer fruits which can be bought in Cyprus? Watermelon A Cypriot summer is not complete without...

Stuffed vine leaves with artichokes (Lenten)

Blanch the vine leaves in hot water. For the stuffing, finely chop the artichokes and the onions and sauté in olive oil until translucent....