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Worth a vist

Before you attend this is not on the scale of Ephesus or Pompeii but worth a vist. Entrance is only... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2018
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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The 'old city' pre-Limassol

Another old city near Limassol that fell into ruins following 5th century earthquake and foreign... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2018
London, United Kingdom
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Agios Tychon, Cyprus
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All reviews worth a visit atlantica bay hotel information boards ancient city wild flowers the main road photo opportunities small fee salami entrance fee archaeological site couple of hours nice walk aphrodite remains cistern columns
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Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Worth to visit and walk around to see ruins. Nice sea view from the site. Can relax and enjoy the history there.

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Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Before you attend this is not on the scale of Ephesus or Pompeii but worth a vist. Entrance is only 2.50 euros and as you enter there are many detailed information boards telling the history of the ancient city and the many excavations. Ive been...More

Reviewed 1 August 2018

Maybe less known to the general public but the ruins of one of the most important old cities are worth a visit. See the many columns. Walk over the agora, dream about Aphrodite who was worshiped here. Imagine how the city once looked like, with...More

Thank cw f
Reviewed 7 June 2018

I found the ruins difficult to find as no signs actually appear to give the name Amathus in English. In the end I just drove towards Limisol (also Lemesos) along the motorway from Pissouri and took a turn off about 12 km past the city...More

Thank MartinDee
Reviewed 18 May 2018

really enjoyed this day in the ruins. it's very relaxing. Wished only that they were few bench in the shade to sit as it was tiring.

Thank 76jlamas
Reviewed 12 May 2018

Another old city near Limassol that fell into ruins following 5th century earthquake and foreign invasions. The huge Aphrodite urn seems to be a reproduction of the one that was found here and taken to the Louvre. Possibly on the route of St Paul as...More

Thank DixonsInLondon
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

I would recommend go up to the hill and enjoy the view from it. Then you can imaging how it was 3500 years ago life went on that place in the ancient town.

Thank SergeG527
Reviewed 7 April 2018

On the edge of Lemesos. The ruins to the right of the bottom of the hill are most visited but I always climb the hill which has the remains of part of the clty, not especially interesting except for the huge stone urn BUT it...More

3  Thank IAN C
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

I personally loved it. I am into construction and history so the thought of seeing how they built such technically perfect structures, with little to no technology fascinated me. My partner not so much, although she loved the photo opportunities with her new toy (camera)....More

1  Thank John H
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

As the site was only a 20 minute walk from our hotel we couldn’t miss the opportunity to visit. Went early before the sun got too hot and pleased we did, the trek up the hill worth it for the views alone. Lots of information...More

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Response from Helen_Psi | Reviewed this property |
At the main road in front of the Atlantica Bay hotel (as you face the sea) walk to your right hand side (west) and walk for 300-350 meters on the main road (walk at the north side of the road as there is space for... More