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The beautiful town of Paphos is located in the South-West of the island. The city has two parts: Kato Paphos or the Lower Paphos and Pano Paphos or the Upper Paphos. In Pano Paphos, there is a concentration of different administrative institutions. Kato Paphos is more attractive to tourists.

Here you can find long beaches, historical and architectural sights, shops and of course restaurants and cafes.

As a resort Paphos famous for its hotels. Those who are searching for excursion programs will be happy to visit the historical places including Paphos Castle, located on the seafront.

Golf courses, appreciated even by professional players, are located a short drive from Pahos.

Tourists attractions of Paphos

One of the most important sights of Paphos is the Archaeological Park. It is located in Kato Paphos and you can walk around the open-air museum for few hours in a row. Here you will see the Odeon and the Agora (the market square), the temple of Asclepius, Villa of Theseus, and many other buildings and romantic ruins.

There are many sights of religious heritage: Church of Panagia Theoskepasti (founded in the X century), Church of Agia Kiriaki or Panagia Chrysopolitissa (the construction of XIII century) and others.

Surely it is worth to visit ancient catacombs, where you will find the holy spring and the chapel of Saint Solomonia.

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