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Palepaphos, Sanctuary of Aphrodite

Kouklia, Cyprus
26432527
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Kouklia Archeological Park and Museum

Very enjoyable, interesting and informative visit. Site has a rolling TV guide which is very... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Russell R
Interesting.

Interesting site. Never knew that sugar was mass produced here and that the romans could make such... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
UnspokenWords
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Forfar, United Kingdom
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  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Very enjoyable, interesting and informative visit. Site has a rolling TV guide which is very informative and gives a lot of information on the site. The museum is housed in the converted fort and contains some very nice artifacts. The rest of the site comprises...More

Thank Russell R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Interesting site. Never knew that sugar was mass produced here and that the romans could make such fine glass items. Informative and interesting.

Thank UnspokenWords
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Interesting place to visit if you like this kind of thing. The museum at the end had some interesting artefacts.entrance price reasonable.nice little village square for drinks and food.

Thank tracy l
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Followed the signs and climbed up the hill. Big site and despite very hot temperatures there was a nice cool breeze on the hill. Views are stunning looking to the beach. Must have been quite a site in its heyday. The site incorporates the sanctuary,...More

Thank adrian v
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Came across this by accident via a brown tourist sign and had to investigate. It's quite a spread out site of the first temple to Aphrodite goddess of love and beauty. The information clearly details the site's evolution from worshipping a fertility goddess represented by...More

Thank haraschambers
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Take time to see this aswell as Aphrodite's rock. Lots of interesting information on the site and in the museum. Great excavation and well worth it. The village has a lot of nice taverns to eat too.

Thank Kristin P
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Take time out to visit this place well worth the trip it's on the B6 in the Limassol direction careful not to miss your tuning

Thank Keith W
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Had an enjoyable time strolling around this site, the main dwelling building on the site is very attractive and holds some interesting antiquities. The remaining site is level site that has been excavated and there is a beautiful church and graveyard to the edge of...More

Thank Pipion
Reviewed 31 May 2017

This sanctuary is indescribably poor, and even with a plan, unintelligible. What little signage there is is pathetic and inadequate. By way of contrast, the small museum is a gem, everything clearly labelled. My favourite artefacts are: A Roman terracotta shrine An Iron Age sarcophagus...More

Thank Rod F
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We found this site difficult to imagine in its historical setting, it seemed a bit of a jumble; however the museum was well worth visiting.

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