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Panagia Chrysopolitissa Church

Pafias Aphroditis, Paphos, Cyprus
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“paul's pillar” (15 reviews)
“st paul” (12 reviews)
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Pafias Aphroditis, Paphos, Cyprus
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"paul's pillar"
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"st paul"
in 12 reviews
"greek orthodox"
in 7 reviews
"early christian basilica"
in 4 reviews
"roman catholic"
in 3 reviews
"beautiful icons"
in 3 reviews
"mosaic flooring"
in 3 reviews
"well worth a visit"
in 13 reviews
"remains"
in 20 reviews
"ruins"
in 37 reviews
"site"
in 62 reviews
"century"
in 14 reviews
"worship"
in 8 reviews
"mass"
in 7 reviews
"priest"
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"congregation"
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"harbour"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was at the back of our hotel (the Basilica) and it wasn't till the day before we were leaving we went to have a look, the church is beautiful and had services for Easter, there's walkways around the church so you can see the...More

Thank Fieryred72
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is right behind the Basilica hotel almost in the grounds and a really interesting visit with no entrance charge

Thank johngwyn_10
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A must see when you visit St Paul’s Pillar. Lovely little Church with icons. Be in acceptable attire for Church visit.

Thank gweeboonhiah
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Reviewed 14 March 2018

we would probably have viewed this from the outside and nothing more but discovered that the small catholic church was inside it. A beautiful little church with very nice priests and there was a latin mass and an english mass. it was delightfull. They also...More

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Reviewed 8 March 2018

We visited here as part of what was intended to be a multi-site trip. In fact, it turned out to be the highlight of the day. The ruins are much larger than expected and very spectacular. Walkways have been erected around the site from which...More

Thank TandT59and51
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

This area was right on our doorstep and we went a couple of times. The history and the fact it has the story about St Paul attached to it makes it really insteresting and the Roman bath area was just as real. You have to...More

Thank Lydia B
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Reviewed 25 February 2018

I love history and to come across this site was a thrill and the well laid out walkways was great with the detailed descriptions on the way round.

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Reviewed 20 February 2018

A truly beautiful example of Greek Orthodox architecture capturing the power that can be achieved with uncluttered lines and dramatic use angles and space to draw the eye. A sharp contrast to many of the styles of the western church. A strong cultural statement that...More

Thank TheRestlessTraveller
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Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

The church was built in the 13th century over the ruins of the largest Byzantine Basilica on the island, the floor of the Basilica is covered with colourful mosaics, some of which is still preserved, within the ground you can see the St Paul Pillars....More

Thank Geoff G
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Reviewed 12 January 2018

No need to go into the church to view the ancient ruins outside, each area has an interpretation board. There is a 'modest' dress code for entering the church e.g. no shorts, swimwear, short skirts etc.

Thank richardtanycoed
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