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Kourion, Limassol

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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 itinerary using our Limassol trip itinerary planning tool .
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  • be sure to visit, a wide-scale meeting with the ancient world, monuments and so on.
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  • The tourist attraction - the place was not particularly impressive - is designed mainly for vacationers, nothing special. From above, good views of the sea and the surrounding area. When traveling in ...  more »
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