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Beautiful views ๐Ÿ˜Š

If you are visiting Protaras this beautiful little church is definitely worth a visit, especially... read more

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PaulaVlahos
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Edinburgh
Great views

Not an old church but a great view once you are up there. Bit of a climb so you need a certain... read more

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clark_june
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Pickering, United Kingdom
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Reviewed yesterday

If you are visiting Protaras this beautiful little church is definitely worth a visit, especially at sunset. The views are spectacular and the photos you get of the sun setting are unreal. The church is not an old one but very beautiful inside and out...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank PaulaVlahos
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Not an old church but a great view once you are up there. Bit of a climb so you need a certain level of fitness

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank clark_june
Reviewed 2 days ago

"Church of Profitis Elias" Protaras Bay area. Just turn left at KFC on the main road if coming from Protaras and follow the street. My Wife and i climbed the 162 steps. This church is beautiful and the views are spectacular of the Mediterranean Sea...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank nadia021
Reviewed 3 days ago

A lot of steps to climb and very hot, take some water with you, it is well worth the visit, beautiful little church on top of the hill, the view is magnificent, looking down over the town, well worth a visit

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank greenfingers2017
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A visit to this church is a must for me on every trip to Cyprus. As a family we always tie ribbons to the tree in memory of loved ones who are no longer with us. I was out in March this year and added...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank shazkey
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Beautiful, fantastic views also, there are memory trees decorated with ribbons etc in remembrance of loved ones, also a little gift shop to purchase hanging decorations.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Gibb1962
Reviewed 6 days ago

If you are able to climb the 165 steps to the top then this a must do thing.Its a little exhausting getting to the top especially in the afternoon sun,but once at the top the views are stunning and the church is so nice.Theres benches...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Dave W
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Having climbed up all the steps in the hot sun it was lovely to enter the small cool church and look at the paintings.The views outside are truly amazing.You can see as far as Famagusta and see the coastline & inland. The prayer ribbons tied...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank PaulaM373
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely quick trip up, the kids counted 165 steps in total up to view panoramic view of protaras. Beautiful small church with a box to write good wishes of health offerings. Seats and rails on the steps

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Paul K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been to the church a few times as itโ€™s great to watch the sunset and I find the church so lovely and peaceful. As we were staying at st elias resort we found the steps which are easier to climb around the back....More

Date of experience: August 2019
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September 25, 2018|
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Response from pinkchicbiker | Reviewed this property |
There are lots of wedding planners in Cyprus. I contacted beth at book my wedding in cyprus. she is amazing and can give you all the information you need and prices. Tell her I passed on her email she sorted my whole wedding... More
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Response from 410stever | Reviewed this property |
It is open, i walked up there several times before 7am & it was open then, itโ€™s open all day & even at night you can see people still up there
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Alan C
June 25, 2018|
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No, it's Orthodox Christian the majority faith in Cyprus. 89%
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