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Great scenic walk

An excellent way to see the beautiful Akamas coastline and mountains. Certainly need plenty of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
mandinari
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
Hiketastic

I have completed this trail several times in all 4 seasons . I strongly recommend it to any fellow... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
feedmeloads
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London, United Kingdom
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Scenic five-mile hiking trail of the gods.
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Polis, Cyprus
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 11 November 2013

Fabulous views combined with challenging walking path, (by mistake did the trail in reverse direction adding to the difficulty) Nice touch provided by having explanations of regional flora along the way as well as benches set up for breaks along the way. Only drawback was...More

9  Thank Debi D
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 16 September 2012

The walk was worth it. There is a little creek halfway the walk that is gorgious, especially in contrast with the dry landscape around it. A bit further along the route you'll also find a nice gully. The peninsula is a bit barren in the...More

1  Thank Piet J
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All reviews well worth the effort blue lagoon nice walk amazing views chrysochou bay day hike easy hike aphrodite's baths drinking water circular route mountain goats dirt road rough terrain down hill lots of water great fun spring
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An excellent way to see the beautiful Akamas coastline and mountains. Certainly need plenty of water and a big hat. Watch out for the passing 4x4s that kick up a dust an can be a real pain.

Thank mandinari
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have completed this trail several times in all 4 seasons . I strongly recommend it to any fellow hikers, make sure you take loads of water and a hat lol

Thank feedmeloads
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We walked the combined Adonis and Aphrodite Trails - which I think most reviews here relate to. It's a circular route starting at the Baths of Aphrodite car park. We went clockwise - the Adonis path first, joining the Aphrodite Trail after 2.5km - which...More

Thank Brian M
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

We are pretty experienced hikers and anyone who says this is a simple walk: I’m not sure if I’d believe they did it. After seeing Aphrodite’s baths, you turn back up a hill and you can do the 2.5km center part that is common to...More

Thank Indigenous17
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Beautiful views and easy trail to follow. We did the Adonis + Afrodite hikes together combined. Took about 3 hours for the whole trip at a comfortable pace.

1  Thank Anna G
Reviewed 15 August 2018

The trail is not too challenging, but i advise against doing it on slippers. We hardly saw any markings, but fortunately the entire trail was very well indicated on my free navigation app (check before if it is indicated on your app). We started our...More

Thank Leon E
Reviewed 14 July 2018

Very nice walk but you obviously need a good hat..and plenty of water!! Insects were a bit of a pain at times but thats all part of the game...

1  Thank Speedbird2019
Reviewed 12 July 2018

This is a great walk, the round trip takes around 3 hours. The views from the top and on the way back down are spectacular.

Thank Polisgirl
Reviewed 12 July 2018

Left Latchi and headed for Aphrodite's bath, after a walk down the steps to view and take some pics we headed back to the 4x4 to follow the dirt track road towards the Blue Lagoon. Very soon the track went from smooth-ish to rough terrain...More

Thank wallyynot
Reviewed 25 June 2018

This is a must if you enjoy walking up and down offroad. Its partially shaded, use sunscreen, view is amazing. There are some wild goats in the way.

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lizrey123
24 July 2018|
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Response from Yair S | Reviewed this property |
If there are showers in the moring, it's even a better excuse to do it then :) Assuming it's a typical summer day - the sooner the better. In my opinion make sure you are done no later than 10 AM.
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Mr_and_Mrs_Pandya
24 May 2018|
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Response from NorfolkRasher | Reviewed this property |
When you go out of the back gate and go left there is a display board which shows the walk. We bought book of local walks from tourist shop in Cyprus. Also probably too hot to do this walk during the day anytime later than... More
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Val C
18 April 2016|
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Good bus connection from Phapos airport to Phapos bus station around every half a hour Then see timetable for bus to Plois from Pathos bus station Bus Route 645 Polis Chrysochous - Paphos Print Bus Route... More
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