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All reviews paul's pillar st paul greek orthodox raised walkway catholic mass danish king sunday mass mosaic flooring ancient ruins well worth a visit beautiful site free entry nice walk remains century organ worship
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The present church of Ayia Kyriaki, built in c1500 AD is beautiful, with its thick stone walls and amazing icons. Surrounding the church are the remains of the older churches dating back to 386 AD, with excellent descriptive boards in Greek and English. The mosaics...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank wendyanddavid536
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I could see this site from my apartment window and didn't realise what a treasure it was till the day before I left. Like all the monuments in Cato Paphos it is very well preserves and labelled. Interesting to have the old ruined church next...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Predencia D
Reviewed 26 November 2018

Do seek this site out - along a side street, but well marked. It's a treasure and free of charge is a bonus.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 4happypensioners
Reviewed 13 November 2018 via mobile

Having been a constant visitor to Paphos for over 30 years we have seen this site give up more and more of its secrets. The antiquities are well labelled in Greek and English and make interesting and thought provoking reading. The Church is awe inspiring...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 5 November 2018

Look around at the base of this church and then work out it is built on top of two thousand year old mosaics ...how did planners alow that?... but Paphos is like that history everywhere... its free to look inside, very calming....

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank HarleyMatt
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

Ok, first I think it’s worth mentioning that St Paul’s Pillar, the Ottoman Baths, the Gothic Church and the Church of Agia Kyriaki and Post St Paul are all on the same site! It is part of the same complex of ruines. I got confused...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ViniLondon
Reviewed 1 October 2018 via mobile

A hidden gem in turistic paphos! Nice walk in the middle and above 4-6th century history! So glad we found it!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Simon S
Reviewed 14 September 2018

walkway around the whole site and was very interesting, and free. some excellent oppertunities to take some pictures of the ruins and admire the workmanship that went into it.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank majorcatriper
Reviewed 13 September 2018

This church is a superb example of Greek orthodox history which has been excellently restored and besides its importance as a religious site, it has also become an archeological site. Noteworthy is the fact that the church is related to Saint Paul and it is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Charalambos K
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Located very near the Bar Street. This is an active church though it was excavated. The place has lots of archeological pieces including the mosaic from the old times

Date of experience: September 2018
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25 April 2018|
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Response from alienor7777 | Reviewed this property |
You could easily spend 1-2 hours there, to see the mosaics, the byzantine church, and the ruins of the Latin cathedral.