Day 1: Welcome to Cyprus
Arrival on the island from Larnaca / Paphos airport, where you will meet your guide and you will be transferred to your hotel in Akamas Peninsula, Latchi. Enjoy the welcome snacks and drinks that we will prepare for you. Check in your room and free time to enjoy the area.
Day 2: Welcome Meeting, Beach & Village walk
In the morning, we will meet by the breakfast area. After breakfast, we will have our welcome meeting to get all Info about Cyprus, the week and area that we are staying. Maps and brochures will be distributed as well. Then, our lovely beach walk will start from hotel through the Polis Village. Famous Polis bay, where we will walk up to Asprokremmos Beach, with great view of the Mediterranean beach, Mountains, birds, and flowers. Following the road through polis, we will walk in the Village up to the Centre, where we will have our Coffee Break. The Village is lovely and architecture is breath taking, Apostolos Andreas Church as well as the Traditional Buildings of the Village will take you to the mediaeval times. Our home made Picnic lunch will be followed by shopping and drink break at the Village. Then, we will have a lovely walk back with the sunset up to the hotel. Enjoy the swim at the lovely beach of the hotel before the meal. We will have Support Vehicle all the day with us, when you feel tired you may cut the day short. Total walk will be 10 km. and it’s an easy to moderate walk. Excursion start: 11:00 Return to the hotel: 17:30. Included dinner and overnight at our Hotel.
Day 3: FITI Village walk, Churches, Weaving & Ayii Anargyri Natural Healing Spa
Today we will explore one of the most picturesque villages of Troodos Mountains, FITI, which is famous for its monasteries, locals weaving and Paintings, 800 years old GIANT OAK TREE, Traditional Flour Mill, and Vineyards. The village of FITI, which According to local folklore it has been in existence since medieval times and at the start of the 19th century was a spiritual and educational Centre, now is famous for its wonderful culture, history and wines as well as Ladies Weavings. So, we will walk in the village, visit the churches and traditional way of life. Have a coffee at the local coffee Shop before we walk through the Village until we reach to our SPA hotel at the MILIOU Village, Picnic Lunch and lots of historical sites, wild life birds and flowers on the way. The Village is famous with its homemade bread and Carob Honey) So, get ready for delicious lunch as buy some honey to get ready to Cold England weather.
Local Vine and relax under the Pine trees will cover all afternoon at a lovely Ayii Anargyri Natural Healing Spa Centre.
Drive to our hotel and relax. During the day, we will have the opportunity to buy locally handmade products, Honey. Total walk will be 14 km. and it’s a moderate walk. Excursion start: 09:00 Return to the hotel: 18:00.
Day 4: Join to locals and Learn Cypriot Cooking with Halloumi making and Wine tasting
After breakfast, we will visit the Local Garden to buy the materials which we will learn how to cook. We will walk to get our Vegetables directly from production area as well as Local shops. Then, Visit a local house where our cooking will be. Our Target is to learn 3 course meals in one day) Also, we will watch the ladies doing Halloumi (Famous Cypriot cheese) as well as visiting Bee hive place and learn about the production of Cyprus Honey. It will be a great day with Locals, Nice Village walk, enjoy the food as well as learn the Cypriot delicious foods, each family with get Complimentary Cyprus cooking book as well. The day will finish with the local wine testing with Cheese, in the hearth of the production place. Return to our hotel, relax, dinner and overnight. Excursion start: 09:30 Return to the hotel: 17:00
Day 5: Free Day or Optional BLUE LAGOON CRUISE / Or Gialia Natural Trail Walk
Our tour will start at 09:30, as it will be a great day for all of us. After Breakfast we will have a nice walk up to the
Blue Lagoon Charter place where our Glass Bottom yacht is waiting for us. The first stop is at beautiful bay called Aphrodite’s Baths where you will enjoy the magnificent beauty of the place that Goddess of Love used to take her bath. Then, the Isle of St. George, where you will be amazed by its unique beauty through our glass bottom boat, towards Plaji Bay where we see the Archeological Theatre, Manolis Bay that is famous for its sea caves. Then sails to the Isle of Chamili better known as the Blue Lagoon that is known for its blue crystal waters, afterwards we arrive at Fontana Amoroza, which is fantastic site, right in the heart of the bay where nature combines the beauty of the mountains and the sea for you all to enjoy. From here we continue the journey to the Pilo area where you can see the remains of a ship wreck; here you will be able also to relax by enjoying the Mediterranean Sun and the surrounding crystal waters. Excursion start: 10:30 Return to the hotel: 17:30. After the relaxed and Beautiful day, we will have our Dinner in a great Local Tavern with special dishes and local Vine. Overnight at our Hotel.
Day 6: Free Day or Cultural Capital of CYPRUS “PAPHOS” & Mosaic Museum
Just after breakfast, will head to the ancient capital of Cyprus – Paphos. Where we will see the Column of the Apostle Paul. Then, walk to the old town of Kato Paphos, through historic sites such as the Forty Columns (named after the large number of granite columns of the ancient Agora), built in the 7th century AD, the Roman Conservatory (Archaeological Park Square with mosaics). After lunch, we will visit Paphos Castle, House of Dionysus, which is a Roman Style Hellenistic building from 2nd. Century AD. Then, the famous mosaic museum of Paphos. Returning, we will pass via the Kremiotis Waterfall (October to April only), which is a lovely point on the way for a coffee break. Included dinner and overnight at our hotel in Paphos. Excursion start: 09:00 Return to the hotel: 18:00.
Day 7: Walking Through St. Minas Chapel, Aphrodite Baths & Adonis Trail
Today’s excellent walk will be full of History, Culture and Churches the walk will start from our hotel and via Neo Chorio Village we will reach to St. Minas Chapel, which is the late 17th. Century church with Great history for locals. Then, Thorough Forest, by following the Goat Paths, we will reach to Adonis Trail, then Famous Aphrodite Bath. Where it is, legendary bathing place of the goddess of love. The dim and distant past Aphrodite is supposed to have fun with Akamas and Adonis in the pool that is fed by a spring. Great View of the Blue Mediterranean Sea, lovely forest, Flowers as well as birds. Please bear in Mind, you are inside a real internationally accepted “National Park”. Total walk will be 13.5 km, and it is accepted as easy to moderate. Gala Night with Cypriot live music, dancing, local dishes and entertainment with all drinks Included. Support Vehicle will be with us during the day, so the once who prefer less walk, may jump in for a while)
Day 8: Goodbye Cyprus - See you again!
Depending on the departure of your flight, we will arrange your transfer by bus to Larnaca / Paphos airport.