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Kourion, Limassol City

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Must see · Ruin · Historic Site
Wander into Ancient Roman and Byzantine ruins at Kourion for a look at the remains of houses, monuments, markets, baths, and an intact 3,500-seat theater. Although the site had been inhabited in Neolithic times from five millennia BCE, the town is believed to date back to the 13th century BCE. It supported an uprising against Persia in the 4th century BCE and was used by Alexander the Great. See mosaic floors from the 3rd and 4th centuries CE, private residences of the rich dating back to the 4th and 5th centuries CE, and a 5th century CE early Christian basilica at the site. Make Kourion part of your personalized Limassol City itinerary using our Limassol City trip itinerary planning tool.
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  • You pay on entry at the entrance barrier where there is a ticket booth. You then drive up to the visitor centre where there is plenty of parking. There is information about the site and a gift shop...  more »
  • If you want to see the ancient story of Cyprus, its a must place for you to go.You can combine also the ancient history of the place with the amazing view around it.Reccommend it for sure!!  more »

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