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Akrotiri Salt Lake

ovest DI Lemesos 13 Km, Akrotiri 4640, Cyprus
+357 25 826562
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Frogs please!

We took our son and his girlfriend here because they love frogs, lizards and wildlife. It was... read more

Reviewed May 16, 2018
marlynmowat
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Forres, United Kingdom
Nice birding area

We visited the salt lake in the spring time. Lots of birds ! You can park your car along the ladies... read more

Reviewed April 17, 2018
bjsmit
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Gorinchem, The Netherlands
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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ovest DI Lemesos 13 Km, Akrotiri 4640, Cyprus
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"bird watching"
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"pink flamingos"
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"environmental education"
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"wildlife"
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"scope"
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Reviewed May 16, 2018

We took our son and his girlfriend here because they love frogs, lizards and wildlife. It was beautiful but unfortunately we didn’t see any frogs, but some lovely dragonflies. Perhaps it was the wrong season? Anyway we will go again in the hope of catching...More

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Reviewed April 17, 2018

We visited the salt lake in the spring time. Lots of birds ! You can park your car along the ladies mile.

Thank bjsmit
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Reviewed March 17, 2018

Hardly worth the drive out to see the salt lake. Kept driving to Ladies Mile Beach which was also very average.

Thank Duncan B
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Reviewed March 7, 2018 via mobile

Google maps takes you through an orange grove farm and totally not suitable for cars. It is as per another review, down past military and industrial areas. Not the nicest inviting looking town to drive through just to get there and there be nothing special...More

1  Thank Jolene B
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Reviewed December 21, 2017

This was a very disappointing "attraction". We drove out of Limassol through the industrial area (think factories, big lorries, car breakers) on a terribly congested road heading straight for the salt lake, but the sign posts for it are non-existent. Although I didn't mind the...More

Thank miserboy10
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Reviewed November 30, 2017 via mobile

This marshy ground completely dries up in the summer months making it possible to drive over to get to Ladies Mile beach , this however is not advisable in the winter months when it floods .Best time to visit the salt lake is the beginning...More

1  Thank William D
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Reviewed November 4, 2017 via mobile

It is unusual to see this landscape. The salt flats have an abundance of wildlife being right next to ladies Mike means you can look at nature and ten sunbathe - perfect

1  Thank Nigel B
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Reviewed June 1, 2017

We visited towards the end of the day and spent a couple of hours wandering around the lake. We were fortunate enough to see a jack snipe and several raptors.

Thank Rod F
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Reviewed April 24, 2017

One of the best views on island. Enjoying to see the pink flamingos and good place for bird watching.

1  Thank Leandros X
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Reviewed April 19, 2017

Akrotiri Salt Lake is the largest inland body of water on the island of Cyprus. You can see the flamingos especially on February. We was very lucky when we visited Salt lake we saw the Black Flamingo. Also you can have a stop to Environmental...More

Thank George_Xenofontos
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Pam C
August 27, 2017|
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The car is by far the best option and good rental deals will be available in Feb as it is out of season. It will allow to maximise your stay at the lake and adjoining Lady's Mile Beach. There are bus services from Pafos that... More
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