The Asprokremmos Dam is a manmade dam, lake which is located in the Paphos district and it is one of the most popular cyprus dams.
The water is recycled by the manmade dam of Asprokremmos which operated in 1982. It is the second largest manmade lake in Cyprus after the largest one of Kouris dam.
The construction began during 1976 after the Turkish invasion and were completed in 1980 with a cost of 25 million pounds. It is located at 16 kilometres east of Paphos at an altitude of 80 metres near the Nikoklia Village.
The dam's water is used for the irrigation of the Paphos Valley as well as the Paphos town and Yeroskipou Village. It is a dirt made lake with a capacity of 52375 cubical metres. The lake includes many fish such as bass, carp, roach and trout.
Lastly it is also worth mentioning that the area there is very beautiful and some people plan their visits with a peaceful walk around the dam.
Asprokremmos Dam location map: