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Palea Paphos Map, Cyprus

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Palea Paphos Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Palea Paphos with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Palea Paphos useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Palea Paphos!

Palea Paphos Sightseeing

The site that was once the ancient city of Palea Paphos, Cyprus is now a village named Kouklia, but the remnants of the old Cyprus capital still remain.  These remnants are evidence of the ancient Greek, Roman, and Biblical beliefs and events that occurred there.  read more

Palea Paphos Travel Guide

Except for a few low foundations of the rustic building that is believed to have existed here, very little had survived from the ancient temple of Aphrodite. One is the remains of the Late Bronze Age Sanctuary near the museum. Only huge limestone blocks with several deep holes remain here. The other is the Roman Sanctuary located beyond the museum, again with a few crumbling walls. read more

Palea Paphos History

The city of Paphos was eventually moved closer to the sea but Old Paphos was still visited by those devoted to Aphrodite.  At the end of the fourth century A.D., all pagan religions were outlawed by the Roman Emperor, Theodosius I.  It is at this time that the Sanctuary of Aphrodite and other parts of the town began to fall into ruins.  A village, Kouklia, now sits on the site of Palea Paphos.   read more

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