Church of Saint Lazarus, Larnaca

4.7
Church of Saint Lazarus has stood for over 1,000 years through lootings, destruction, and fires, thanks to centuries of work and restoration. According to Orthodox beliefs, the church is the resting place of Lazarus of Bethany--a man raised from the dead by Jesus Christ--who was forced to escape from Judea and chose to hide in Cyprus, where he died 30 years later for the second time. See this 31.5 m (103 ft) wide and 14.5 m (48 ft) tall church with three domes, featuring three internal aisles with bulky double pillars. Observe the wood and golden 18th-century iconostasis, which was heavily damaged by fire in 1970. Make Church of Saint Lazarus part of your personalized Larnaca itinerary using our Larnaca trip itinerary planning app .
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  • I was having a wedding there. In this setting, it was very impressive and, of course, authentic. It's worth a visit.
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  • Beautiful Orthodox Church, elegant, with some alleged remains of St. Lazarus. Definitely worth a visit
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  • Very beautiful and interesting church. You can feel the the power of the religion. The underground tomb is so mystic. There is no entrence fee but you can donate.
  • Nice place. Well maintained and friendly environment. Religious enriching as well.
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