Although Cyprus is associated primarily with beach recreation, the possibilities of cognitive tourism on the island are no less great, and among the attractions there are antique monuments, natural sites, and pearls of medieval architecture. Archaists will probably like the Paphos excursion where you can see ancient Greek tombs and a castle built in the 13th century, reminiscent of the times of the crusaders. Another castle is Kolossio, owned by the Knights Hospitaller, is located near Limassol. In Limassol you should definitely walk with a English-language guide to the old city, starting with the fortress. Among the natural attractions of the visit are Blue Lagoon of Ayia Napa, grotto Baths of Aphrodite, Cavo Greco National Park and Salt Lake - the refuge of thousands flamingos. In Northern Cyprus, 1001guide recommends a tour to Kyrenia Castle and the ancient city Soli.
The best beaches in Cyprus - 1001beach