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Royal Chapel

Pyrga, Cyprus
+357 96 603664
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beautiful small medioeval church

Always I pass by to visit it; this time it was Easter night for the service. Night, light, candles... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2017
miberno
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Beirut, Lebanon
Hard to find but nice

When we say hard to find it is not that it is hidden away it is just very small and you can easily... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2016
charlesmontford
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Costa Mesa, California
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  • Very good48%
  • Average23%
  • Poor7%
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19 Apr 2017
“beautiful small medioeval church”
9 Nov 2016
“Hard to find but nice”
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Pyrga, Cyprus
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+357 96 603664
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Reviewed 19 April 2017

Always I pass by to visit it; this time it was Easter night for the service. Night, light, candles: all magic with people closer than ever in the holy Spirit; great from outside but closed to enter (old fresco inside).

Thank miberno
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Reviewed 9 November 2016

When we say hard to find it is not that it is hidden away it is just very small and you can easily miss it. We asked at the little resturant nearby. An old man opened up for us and gave us a full explanation...More

Thank charlesmontford
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Reviewed 2 July 2016

Situated in Pyrga, the chapel was built in 1421 by the Lusignan King Janus, who is depicted in a wall painting together with his wife, Charlotte de Bourbon, on the eastern facade. Easy to find - next to a large church. Got there just before...More

Thank Graham R
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Reviewed 18 November 2015

We were randomly driving through villages in the area to kill time before heading to the airport...we saw a sign that said medieval church, so we followed the signs and ended up here. The sign at the door said they were closed for lunch, we...More

Thank sarana919
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Reviewed 7 September 2015

Very patchy and worn out frescoes only of moderate interest in comparison with the many fine painted churches of Cyprus. We found the chapel locked and needed to call and wait for the custodian.

Thank rexie
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Reviewed 10 April 2015

The Royal Chapel (AKA Medieval Chapel) is an ancient (1421) little Catholic chapel located at the entrance to the prominent village Greek Orthodox church (And therefore easy to find.....). The chapel itself from the outside is nothing much, but if you insist on calling the...More

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