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Short Panoramic Walk at Akamas Coast from Nicosia

10 Hours

Akamas Panorama (short) Walk

Highlights

Akamas Rugged Coast

Baths of Aphrodite Cave

Neo Chorio Village

Description

The trip is mainly a walking tour where we will visit natural and cultural attractions such as Akamas rugged coast, Baths of Aphrodite Cave, and Neo Chorio Village. The walk is in Akamas peninsula, a pristine, almost untouched by man, and rich in biodiversity area of Cyprus. Once we complete the walk, we return to the pickup location stopping at other attractions subject to time availability. The trip may be customised to include a meal at a coastal or traditional village restaurant (or other activities).

Itinerary
  • Start from Neo Chorio villageexpand_more

    We will start walking in Neo Chorio village and initially go through farmland west to the Smiyies picnic area. 

  • Proceed to Moutti tis Sotiras Peakexpand_more

    From there, the route goes north (offers great views towards Lara coastline on the west coast of Akamas) and ascends (via Adonis trail) to the peak known as 'Moutti tis Sotiras' from where one enjoys unobstructed views of the north Akamas coast from Cape Arnaouti, the tip of Akamas, towards the north-west to the Bay of Polis and all the way to Pomos in the northeast.

  • Visit the Baths of Aphrodite Caveexpand_more

    After a pause for a picnic and for enjoying the majestic view, we walk to Baths of Aphrodite cave on the Aphrodite trail (the last stretch is on the coastal dirt road, near the cliff).

What's Included

Guided Trip

What's Excluded

Food and drinks

What to bring

Water is a must, especially as there are no possibilities to buy along the walk. Good shoes (with grip) for walking are necessary as well as sun protection, especially during warm seasons. Usually, we have a picnic so one should bring along their own food.

Know before you go

Confirmation will be received at the time of booking.

A maximum of four (4) people per booking (an additional 20 Euro if the total number of participants is five and 30 Euro if the total number is six instead of a maximum of four).

Not recommended for participants with heart complaints or other serious medical conditions.

This tour is not suitable for those with walking disabilities / using a wheelchair or having issues with walking close to steep slopes.

Travellers can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

Minors can participate provided they are escorted by their parent(s).

It is a walking trip along the ridge of Akamas peninsula to the north Akamas coast.

Duration: Ten hours

Pickup time: To be agreed with the travellers. Usually, it is between 08:30 and 09:30.

Pickup location: At an agreed place (eg hotel, etc) usually in Nicosia.

Transportation: We usually use a Citroen C8 MPV car (usually collecting from Nicosia and returning to Nicosia).

We can make other arrangements for shorter walks in the area if travellers prefer (eg. do the 7-km Aphrodite trail). We can also arrange to extend the walk to Blue Lagoon cove, an excellent place for swimming in our Cyprus or the adjacent Fontana Amoroza cove, or even a one-way coastal walk to Fontana Amoroza/Blue Lagoon with boat transportation (for a fee in the opposite way).

Meeting Point

Pick up options can be selected at check out

Language

English, Greek

Activity Level

Easy

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