Arodafnousa’s Tale

Paphos, Cyprus
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8 hours

Tour Type

Specific Tour

Group Size

17 people


English, Polish

Experience the charm of rural Cyprus on this exciting tour. Your journey begins with a visit to the picturesque village of Statos Agios Photios, where you can take a coffee break and observe the renowned artist, Myrianthis, at work on her world-famous icon paintings.

Continuing, we will explore the quaint villages of Lemona and Choulou, where your knowledgeable guide will transport you back in time, sharing the captivating story of Arodafnousa and her intriguing connection with the King.

Next, we will embark on a visit to  Tsangarides Winery, where you can indulge in a guided tour of the facilities and sample some delectable traditional Cypriot wines.
Our journey then takes us to the mountain village of Polemi, where a delightful lunch awaits you in the serene courtyard of Metochi Monastery.

Afterward, we will venture to the remarkable Saint Neophytos Monastery, home to the incredible “Enkleistra” – an awe-inspiring enclosure carved into the mountainside during the 12th century by the hermit Neophytos. Marvel at the exquisite Byzantine frescoes that adorn this sacred place. The monastery’s main church, dedicated to the Virgin Mary, was built approximately two centuries after St. Neophytos’ passing.

Prepare for an unforgettable exploration of rural Cyprus, filled with artistic wonders, intriguing stories, delicious wine, and historical treasures.


  • Icon painting by Myrianthi up at Statos Agios Photios Village
  • The historic story of Arodofnousa in the village of Lemona
  • Visit winery & wine tasting.
  • Meze Lunch in the courtyard of Metochi monastery
  • Visit Agios Neophytos monastery.

  • Transfer from/to your hotel
  • All entrance fees.
  • Full-day guided excursion
  • Lunch with a grass of wine
  • Wine Tasting
  • Additional Food & drinks

8 hours


Tour's Location

Paphos, Cyprus

Important To know
  • Full-day excursion approximately 8 hours
  • Remember to pack your camera and comfortable shoes.
  • Extra cash for souvenirs etc.
  • All personal belongings are the sole responsibility of the passenger.
  • All indicated times are approximate and subject to change.
  • Routes of excursions are liable to change according to weather conditions.
  • Not suitable for people with walking difficulties
  • Appropriate clothing is required to visit the church. Sleeveless clothing, shorts and short skirts are prohibited.
  • All indicated times are approximate and subject to change.
  • The itinerary of the excursion is subject to change due to weather conditions.
from €59

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