Limassol sights, food and hotels

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Explore Limassol sights, places, food and hotels

A small town in Cyprus and Europe’s southernmost town, Limassol offers simple pleasures – clean sandy beaches, mild weather, quaint cafes, and restaurants serving delicious meze and wonderful wine. Located between Ayia Napa and Paphos, Limassol offers a mix of lively nightlife and tranquility. You’ll find sand beaches at Pissouri, archaeological highlights at Kourion, and more.

Things not to miss in Limassol

  • Explore the ruins of ancient Kourion, the most spectacular archaeological site of the ancient city-kingdom.
  • Enjoy the weather and day walk about the Limassol Old Town with Limassol Castle,  Medieval Museum, and Limassol Cathedral.
  • Cruise to Petra Tou Romiou (Aphrodite’s Rock), the place the goddess emerged from the waves.
  • Sunbathe on Lady’s Mile Beach, stretching 8 kilometers with golden sand, cafes, and restaurants on the beach.
  • Hike to the Troodos Massif in a tiny village of Platres, where you will find a spectacular Kaledonian Falls hidden in the woods.
  • Feel the rhythm of night Limassol in Guaba Beach Bar holding crazy beach parties.

Eat like a local in Limassol

  • Dip dive into the history of winemaking in Cyprus, sipping wine in Vinarte Wine Bar.
  • Discover the widest choice of meze dishes in the Meze Taverna Restaurant.
  • Find the fresh seafood dishes in Gin Fish – Seafood Bar, an excellent place with stunning views of the Limassol promenade.
  • The stylish Karatello Tavern will please you with its outdoor terrace, traditional dishes, and a vast choice of wines.
  • Visit the Epsilon Resto Bar, an award-winning venue with international cuisine and the best desserts.

Where to stay in Limassol

  • Spend the most memorable holidays in Limassol with the 5-star Four Seasons Hotel, enjoying tropical gardens and huge outdoor pools.
  • 3 km from the historic center, 4-star Crowne Plaza Limassol, an IHG Hotel, will give you the best location and views of the town.
  • If you are looking for something close to Old Town, 3-star Pefkos City Hotel will be the best choice.
  • No need to pay much for comfort if you choose the Lemongrass hostel located in the heart of Limassol.
  • Take a tour to Paphos to enjoy privacy and stay in the Ivi Mare – Designed for Adults hotel.

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