Experience Rural & Nature Laona – Akamas Wine Route

Laona – Akamas Wine Route

Travel through an evocative region of rugged coastlines and charming little villages, abundant with culture and lush vines and possessing a unique character that is both rustic and contemporary.

Situated in the north-western shores of Cyprus, quaint villages and wineries invite you to visit their windswept vineyards, where you will discover the indigenous Xynisteri (white) grape variety that grows in a climate tempered by the sea breeze.

The wines produced here are cool yet solid, with a fine aroma and among the best white wines produced on the island. When it comes to red wine, the region also produces some of the best, thanks to the rare and ancient grape variety of Maratheftiko.

Aside from a visit to four wineries, the area offers a host of traditional tavernas, elevated views, intense natural beauty and the opportunity to visit the stunning Akamas Peninsula.

This rugged route passes through: Pafos (Paphos), Mesogi, Tsada, Stroumbi, Kathikas, Akourdaleia, Pano Arodes, Kato Arodes, Ineia, Drouseia, Polis and Pegeia.


Wineries

FIKARDOS WINERY
26949814, 26937439, 99647005
Mesogi, www.fi kardoswines.com.cy

KAMANTERENA SODAP WINERY
26633000
Stroumpi, www.sodap.com.cy

TSALAPATIS WINERY
99624929
Polemi

K & K VASILIKON WINERY
26633237, 26632520, 99647004
Kathikas, www.vasiliko.com

STERNA WINERY LTD
99699082
Kathikas

tavernas restaurants

FARMA
26632745, 99421706, Kathikas, Pafos
www.kathikasvillage.com

IMOGENI
26633269, 26632954, 99618177
Georgiou Kleanthous 33, Kathikas, Pafos

YIANNIS KATHIKAS
26633353, 99914067
Georgiou Kleanthous 11, Kathikas, Pafos

A. ARAOUZOS
26632076, 99471540, 99186496
Georgiou Kleanthous 17, Kathikas, Pafos

STATHMOS
26332604, 99699182
Akamantos 3, Drouseia, Pafos

KOUGIOUKAS NEROMILOS
99543619, 99626672
Giolou

FOINIKAS
26332276, 26332336, 99458316
Agiou Georgiou 10, Drouseia, Pafos

KYPARISSOS
26633600, 99557545
Kathikas, Pafos
LEMONARI
26633434, 99420033
Stroumpi, Pafos

PETRADAKI
26814191, 99596528
Kato Vrysi 45, Kathikas, Pafos

N.M. HADJIOMORFOS
26818919, 99341155
Mesogi, Pafos

 

Courtesy of the CTO

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