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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came to the Sanctuary of Apollo Hylates (or Apollo of the Woodlands) late in the day and were the only ones scrambling over the ruins- a rare experience. It is located near Episkopi, about 2.5km west of Kourion, along the road leading to Pafos....More

Thank swans11
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we visited all the archaeological sites in Cyprus and this was the smaller but really interesting, well preserved with beautifull mosaics. it tooks just 30min for visiting it all but it's a "not to be missed" place its just 10min by car from Kourion Archaeological...More

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Reviewed 11 September 2018

It was an interesting experience to walk around this sanctuary which dates back to 2,000 BC. We walked around the priest’s quarters, dormitories, the temple, baths and the ‘sacred street’. It was well worth the €2.50 entry fee. On entry you are given a small...More

Thank Ynysforgan_Jack
Reviewed 29 August 2018

The Apollo Hylates temple near Kourion Limassol Cyprus is an interesting ancient Greek Temple with foundations that go back to archaic if not prehistoric times. As expected for an Apollo temple and in fact all Greek temples it has an orientation related tot he Sun...More

1  Thank Xenophon M
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Actually, its a bloody revelation... to wonder around the ruins is very much like the old city in Rome. Many researchers and TV faces have done the same. Worth a look and to see what you make of it.

Thank ChefJim1972
Reviewed 2 August 2018

This is not a site with one temple, but a collection of buildings of all kinds. One can enter the area via the Kourion gate. On your left side: palaestra (school for wrestlers) and dormitories. In front: the remainings of the Paphos gate. To the...More

Thank cw f
Reviewed 28 July 2018

We stopped off here on our way back from Kourian, as it is only a few miles down the road. Our guide book said admission was included in the Kourian ticket, but it wasn't. However, entry was only €2.50, which included a small map. Quite...More

Thank OxfordTim
Reviewed 7 June 2018

This is a place you could observe ruins left from several historical periods, Greek, Roman, and early Christian.

Thank Yali L
Reviewed 6 June 2018

I visited here after seeing Kourion. The guide book suggested that entry here was included in the €4.50 you pay at Kourion but that was not the case. This was an extra €2.50. Still worth coming here as well if you have the time. It...More

Thank MartinDee
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

While not as impressive as the nearby kourion this site still has some well preserved buildings and beautiful sights

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22 April 2018|
Response from Tony D | Reviewed this property |
Hi, sorry I cant help you we have never enquired about any boat trips, best thing is to log on to Cyprus excursions and see what comes up !!
28 March 2016|
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Response from jonsplace01 | Reviewed this property |
Hi........Not sure , but I think price has gone up..Looking at about 5/7 euros. as for transport, probably a car hire job...Don't pay more than 15euros a day at this time of year. Cheers....enjoy....well worth the visit.