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Kato Paphos Archaeological Park

Kato Pafos, Paphos, Cyprus
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Ranked #2 of 46 attractions in Paphos
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Ancient Ruins
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 NEW

for anyone who likes mosaics, these are the best I've ever seen, the most complete being under cover.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 NEW

It's brilliant, end of story, you should go if you are in Paphos. I don't need to say anything else.

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Warlingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 NEW

Not changed in 40 years as you would expect but the surroundings are different! Still a great site to visit - doesnt take long and lots of history.

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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 NEW

We were very much impressed with the mosaics in the houses in the Archaeological Park - this is a must for anyone who has any interest in ancient history and culture.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 NEW

A fantastic historical site to explore. Entry fee was approx €5 per person and you can spend as much time there as you wish. It takes approx 2hours to explore the whole site. Beautiful mosaics restored throughout the site and plenty of information signs around to teach you the full history. Go prepared with plenty of water as it is... More

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Shaftesbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 NEW

Well planned and informative site... a must for history avids...a must if visiting Paphos to gain a reflective look at the history of the port.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 NEW

The skills and techniques involved in the construction of the mosaics is truly mind blowing - a must see if you are in Paphos.

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Shanghai, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

What an amazing experience. Our family, (nine year old and 11 year old) visited the Archaeological park. An amazing experience to see. The park is well set out. It is a large area so be prepared to walk. We took the advice of other travellers to bring water and wear walking shoes...great advice-thanks. Our children came out with many questions... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

This was easily the best thing about Paphos. The mosaics are astounding, and extremely well housed. It's a big site, but that means there's a lot to see. Really excellent value for money.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

At first you have to have in mind that the area covered by Kato Paphos Archaeological Park is vast so prepare yourselves. Avoid visiting midday, since you will not find any trees in your way and bring some water with you, although you will find a vending machine, just near the House of Dionussos. The mosaics were indeed incredible, we... More

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