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Temple of Aphrodite

South-West of Kouklia Village, Kouklia 8500, Cyprus
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Day Trip: Limassol and Kourion from Paphos
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South-West of Kouklia Village, Kouklia 8500, Cyprus
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Reviewed 6 July 2017

Easy to access off the A6 freeway. Unfortunately the ruins show how destructive occupying powers can be as much has been destroyed. The museum is ok but bring some water during summer (and a hat)

Thank BradleySR73
Reviewed 26 May 2017

This archaeological site is extensive and well worth a visit. It includes a small museum. On the day we went, entry was free.

Thank Catherine E
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Many of the stones have been moved and other than foundations its hard to know what was there at different periods. The museum is very good.

Thank john e
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Just pulled off main road when spotted a sign .Appears small from outside and modest pensioners price to enter €2.25 so did not expect much. Turns out extensive ruins including mosaics and an excellent small museum with helpful guides. Apart from anything else lovely walk...More

Thank 147ChrisB
Reviewed 1 May 2017

There seems a little confusion in terminology - so to clear this up, the Temple of Aphrodite (otherwise known as the Sanctuary of Aphrodite) lies in the village of Kouklia, around 14km east of the town of Paphos and is the same location as the...More

1  Thank profjoypc
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

The archeological park and the museum (medieval manor) are really awesome ! It feels great to walk among the past history of Cyprus. The staff is incredibly welcoming and nice

Thank alexandre r
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Seems the location is incorrect for this and I have submitted an amendment so I hope it gets updated. The Sanctuary (not temple) of Aphrodite is located in Kouklia just east of Pafos on the A6 and is a lovely archaeological site including the PaleoPafos...More

Thank no1missmarple
Reviewed 14 November 2016

You need a couple of hours to do this properly. We had 1 hour, and ran round the site, spent half an hour in the museum. Museum is in a beautiful building and has a wonderful mosaic of Leda's bottom! and an interesting sarcophagus, and...More

Thank roeyNeEngland
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Very nice place with a lot of interesting historic pieces showing the art through the centuries BC A place to see in Cyprus

Thank Francis B
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Cheap entry to a very historical and important site. This UNESCO site is well-maintained with friendly guards and a good museum of artefacts. The video really sets the scene and it is lovely to be able to wander freely around the site.

Thank Andy T
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Tara M
16 April 2015|
Response from Denise N | Reviewed this property |
It's open 8am to 4pm on Friday, enjoy
reza c
9 February 2015|
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Response from Superkatt | Reviewed this property |
Have not been to the hotel Afrodite1s Hills if you mean that. Smoking is not allowed in rooms and public areas of hotels in Cyprus. //S