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

Agios Eraclidios Monastery

At a distance of a few kilometres from Nicosia is the monastery of Agios Eraclidios. It is built in between the olive trees of the village P...

Archangelos Michael Monastery - Analyonta

To the southwest of Analyonta , on a green hill is the monastery of Archangelos Michail. The specific time of its construction is unknown. T...

Ayia Napa Monastery

The monastery of Ayia Napa is located in Ayia Napa in the Ammochostos district. The name Ayia Napa means wild forest. The area took its name...

Apostle Varnava Monastery

With the expenses of the emperor Zinona and other formal members of the Constantinople, the historical temple of the Apostle Varnava monaste...

Machairas Monastery (Panagia Machaira)

The Holly Monastery of Machairas or Panagia Machaira is located at Troodos under the Machaira Mountain. Sometimes Machairas is also wri...

Kykkos Monastery

The Holy, Royal and Stavropegic Monastery of Kykkos (Greek:Ιερά Μονή Κύκκου), which lies 20 km west of Pedoulas, is one of the...

Agios Ioannis Lampadistis Monastery - Kalopanayiotis

Agios Ioannis Lampadistis or Saint John Lampadistis Monastery is located opposite the village of Kalopanayiotis and it is build on the east ...

The House of Hadjigeorgakis Kornesios

The House of Hadjigeorgakis Kornesios is located in Nicosia and is considered as a significant example of urban architecture of the last cen...

Cyprus Museum

Cyprus Museum which is also known as the Cyprus Archaeological Museum is the largest and oldest archaeological museum in the island. The mus...

Byzantine Museum Archbishop Makarios III

The Byzantine Museum Archbishop Makarios III is located in the Nicosia district. The building inclludes the museum , the gallery  and t...

The Museum of Folk Art / Ethnographic Museum of Nicosia

The Museum of Folk Art or the Ethnographic Museum of Nicosia is located in the town of Nicosia beside the Cathedral of Agios Ioannis Ev...

Cyprus railway museum

The Cyprus railway museum which is also called as Cypriot Railroad Museum is located at the old Railway Station of Evrichou in Tro...

Local Archaeological Museum of Dali

The local Archaeological Museum of Ancient Dali is located in Dali village in the Nicosia district. The museum was founded in 2007 in order ...

Fikardou Rural Museum

The Fikardou Rural Museum is located at the House of Katsiniourou, in the Fikardou village which is located 40 kilometres southwest of ...

The National Struggle Museum - Nicosia

The National Struggle Museum is located in the town of Nicosia and was built two years after the ending of the Freedom War of EOKA. The d...

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