There are many Cyprus attractions varying from historical attractions such as medieval castles and interesting archaeological sites, to other cultural attractions which include beautiful villages, churches, monasteries and local wineries found in various locations.

Apart from these, Cyprus has amazing beaches and coasts to offer with shallow turquoise waters, in which tourists or locals can spend their time relaxing and enjoying the sun, beach and crystal clear waters.

Apart from the sea, Cyprus can also offer breath taking mountain views and clean fresh air in some of the amazing mountain resorts located near the Troodos mountain range.

There are hundreds of attractions and things to do in Cyprus and in the list below you can find some of the most popular activities and places to visit.

Things to do and places to see in Cyprus

Larnaca archaeological museum

The Larnaca archaeological museum can be found near the city of Larnaca and was founded in 1969. The museum initially was made up of two exh...

Larnaca Medieval Museum

The Larnaca Medieval Museum is found in the Larnaca Castle which is located in Larnaca district at the south side of the coastal front of th...

Lefkara Local Museum of Traditional Embroidery and Silversmiths

The Lefkara Local Museum of Traditional Embroidery and Silversmiths is located in the village of Lefkara in the Larnaca district. The villag...

Kostas Argyrou Sculpture Museum - Mazotos

Kostas Argyrou (1917-2001), the greatest naïve sculptor of our country was born and lived in the village of Mazotos in the Larnaca district...

Agios Lazaros Byzantine Museum

The Agios Lazaros Byzantine Museum is located in the Agios Lazaros church of the Larnaca district. It is housed in one of the cells of th...

Local Agriculture Museum of Kato Drys

The Local Agriculture Museum of Kato Drys is housed in a traditional house located in the village of Kato Drys. The traditional house was...

Bee and Embroidery Museum - Kato Drys

Kato Drys village  is a bright example of the cultural heritage of Cyprus, with its coloured houses, the narrow streets, the Venetian b...

Cyherbia Botanical Park

The Cyherbia Botanical Park is located in the community of Avgorou in the Larnaca district, a small paradise for all senses. There are sm...

Choirokoitia Settlement - Archaeological Site

At the valley of the Saint Mina River, at the bottom of Troodos is the Neolithic settlement of Choirokoitia in the Larnaca district. The set...

Kalavasos Tenta - Archaeological Site

Kalavasos Tenta refers to a hill which is about 20 meters high, over the west side of the Valley of Vasiliko, 2.5kilometres from t...

Kition Archaeological Site

The Archaeological site of Kition, which includes the two locations Kathari and Pamboula, is located in the modern town of Larnaca. From ...

Malloura Archaeological Site, Athienou

The Malloura Archaeological Site is located in the village of Athienou in the Larnaca district. The archaeological excavations have been con...