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Plateia Achiepiskopou Kyprianou, Nicosia, Cyprus
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Orthodox in Cyprus are very familiar with this church as it have been televised so many times, so many years. Small but interesting.

Thank xanthosm2018
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Originally the church of a monastery, now a (small) cathedral. Very beautiful 18th century wall-paintings in vivid colors. Church of the archbishop and luxuary places for the ambassador to Greece, the president and his wife. Very nice golden isonostasos. Always many groups to visit this...More

Thank cw f
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

This Orthodox church is in Greek part of Cyprus, looking at the sexiest, very beautiful architecture. What's worse, it's hard to catch you when you do it, and when you do not visit, you do not ask anything. When we were, the church was closed....More

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Reviewed 8 July 2018

We had driven 2 hours to Nicosia and went immediately to the Tourist information, asked about which sites to visit and then left to make our plans over a quick drink. Meandered through the shops up ledra street, had lunch and then headed for the...More

Thank baggiemick
Reviewed 20 June 2018

The Cathedral is small but beautiful. No photos allowed which is fine we understand this as many churches have the same rules. However in all the churches we have ever been in they allow you to buy candles and light them for loved ones lost....More

Thank greenpanther30
Reviewed 1 June 2018

Very small inside. But outside it looks very unique, beautiful, and historical. Maybe some part was not open to the public.

Thank Yali L
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Well worth a look. Free to enter .great architecture. Very peaceful . Not far from.the other sites on the free map avalible from tourist info

Thank Paulmillie64
Reviewed 6 April 2018

You should see this Orthodox church for praying and meditation. Lovely old paintings and icons. Go early, before it's get crowded. Closed in the evening.

Thank Vlad-Ioan S
Reviewed 21 March 2018

but only from the 18th century. More interesting ones up in the Troodos mountains. One gets the impression that the officials can be full of themselves. Not a pleasant church atmosphere.

Thank tinkle_24
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Just absolutely stunning art work, beautiful, historic and INTACT iconography. Could have stayed for hours just looking. Downside: Very busy place so we were given an allocated time before the next group which was not long enough. No photos allowed, which is quite understandable, but...More

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