Troodos Mountains Expedition Tour (from Paphos )

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Tour Number

Activity Level

69170


Categories

Museums / Culture, Nature and Wildlife

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.
Provided that the passenger can easily get in and out of the car. We could carry wheelchairs on the roofrack of the vehicle.

Maximum travelers: 6

Language(s)

explanation

Greek (fluent), German (basic), French (basic), English (advanced)

Mountains, Monasteries and the Rock of Aphrodite


Explore Cyprus' main and biggest range of mountains, drive through the forests and rivers, visit Byzantine churches or monasteries, visit the island's highest peak - Mount Olympus, and enjoy panoramic views, drive through the wine region and stop to enjoy the village of Omodos. Finish the day with a visit at what is believed to be the most romantic place in Cyprus: The Rock of Aphrodite (Aphrodite's birth place).

This tour could be altered according to your needs.

Itinerary

Drive through the Paphos and Troodos Forests
Visit a Byzantine church or a monastery
Lunch at an authentic Cypriot village
Climb up to Mount Olympus (Cyprus' highest peak at 1952 metres above sea level)
Visit a picturesque waterfall
Drive through the Wine region, and stop to visit the pretty village of Omodos
Visit Aphrodite' Rock

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Pick up from accommodation (hotel, or port for cruise-travellers)

End location: Drop off at accommodation (hotel, or port for cruise-travellers)

Duration: 8 hours 30 min.

It rarely happens, but in case of heavy snowfall in the winter months, then we would have to alter our route.

Transportation

Transportation takes place in a 4X4 Land Rover Defender, fully licensed, and fully equipped for your safety.

What’s Included

Transportation
English-speaking driver/guide
Refreshments and local village wine in one of the morning stops.
Lots of information about history, culture, flora and fauna.
Plenty of photo stops.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

20 EURO - Lunch, Refreshments, Ice-cream

What’s Extra

Lunch, coffee at village coffeeshop.

Restrictions

Please bear in mind that only tour guides approved by the Cyprus Tourism Organisation can guide you inside archaeological parks/museums, monasteries, thus, I will not be able to guide you inside these places.

A Recent Review of this tour

A interesting day seeing a different area of Cyprus to the coast. Visiting small villages and out of the way places. We had time to explore and have coffee and lunch. Thank you Andreas for returning the hat left behind in the land-rover!
Sue C.

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