Dating back to the Neolithic period, Paphos is internationally recognised for its rich cultural heritage. Combine with fantastic beaches and a buzzing tourist scene for a super desirable Mediterranean holiday destination.
A UNESCO World Heritage town, Paphos, on the west coast, was once the capital of Cyprus. Today, a luxury Paphos holiday offers superb swimming opportunities as well as remarkable archaeological sites and historical treasures, including Roman mosaics, the remains of a pillar to which St. Paul was allegedly tied, and the Tombs of the Kings, a necropolis dating back to 300 BC.
Paphos is surrounded by friendly mountain villages where age-old customs and traditions are upheld. Further into the heartland, the famous monasteries of Ayios Neophytos and Chryso royiatissa attract modern day pilgrims.
Paphos Holidays Fact File
HIGH SEASON April - October
FLIGHT DURATION 4 hours 30 minutes (Paphos or Larnaca)
UK AIRPORT OPTIONS British Airways flies direct from London Heathrow to Larnaca and direct from London Gatwick to Paphos. Other airlines and more UK departure points are also available