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St. Solomon's Catacombs

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Very small

A very small site, more like a church than the catacombs we were expecting. Free and hard to miss... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Duroniel
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Boras, Sweden
Hidden Gem

After walking past this many time we finally decided to go look so pleased that we did as it is... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
GRAHAM A
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CLEETHORPES
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good36%
  • Average25%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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Paphos, Cyprus
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A very small site, more like a church than the catacombs we were expecting. Free and hard to miss, by the road and with a brown sign.

Thank Duroniel
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

After walking past this many time we finally decided to go look so pleased that we did as it is fantastic there are notice boards telling you about them and the tree outside with the ribbons on it does not take too long to look...More

Thank GRAHAM A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my partner enjoy visiting historical and cultural sites while we are holidaying so were happy to come across the catacombs. The catacombs are FREE admission. We visited during the day however, it was still dark and eery and I had to use my...More

Thank Emma N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

St. Solomon's catacombs is the place where the christian went to hide and pray away from the non believers. Definitely a must-see place in Paphos.

Thank AntoNic7
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Entry to this place would be banned if it was in Britain! Health and Safety nightmare!! Didn't go to far down, felt freaked out, very eerie, but if that's your thing, go for it!!

Thank Novicegirl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I personally love to discover tombs and catacombs so this was a nice place for me to visit. Some people think are just rocks, but when you know the history behind it then you take it seriously

Thank Loizos V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This site was next to the main road between the Kings Avenue mall and the harbour so we didn't need to make a detour to visit and there was no entrance fee. In that sense we are glad we saw the decorated tree and the...More

Thank SB23022016
Reviewed June 18, 2017

This underground church is fascinating and I love stuff like this which is why I planned for us to visit. It has so much meaning to it and I love the tree with all the handkerchiefs hanging from it. It's free and its small, just...More

1  Thank SilleBliss
Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

It's hard to miss this place when you are out and about in Paphos. At the moment it's also close to a nearby are exhibition that is a temporary exhibition for the European city of culture. The tree and gates covered in handkerchiefs and materials...More

1  Thank Debbie H
Reviewed June 12, 2017

Came upon this little gem by accident, it is not far to walk to on the main road out of town from the harbour 5 minutes It is obviously a sacred place for locals with many tributes tied everywhere and you can go down into...More

1  Thank garp_kaz
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Crystal P
July 11, 2017|
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Day light hours, otherwise tricky footing.
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Crystal P
July 11, 2017|
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Response from stug54 | Reviewed this property |
It is FREE, it,s just on the road from harbour to kings mall. Not staffed & tricky stair way ( be careful in the wet ) just ruins, amphitheatre on high ground. EXPLORE--- scattered .
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chris b
February 4, 2016|
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Response from chris b | Reviewed this property |
Thank you. We did find them last year. Also a large area being newly excavated behind some houses. Looking forward to seeing how they have got on when we return in October.
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