Cyprus of Apostles Pavlos and Varnavas Religious Route
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Cyprus of Apostles Pavlos and Varnavas Religious Route
Cyprus of Apostles Pavlos and Varnavas Religious Route

This route follows the steps of Apostles Pavlos and Varnavas starting as follows:

Larnaka (Larnaca) - Kiti - Amathounta - Kourio - Pafos (Paphos) - Agios  Georgios  Pegeias - Salamina - Pegeia then Larnaka, ­ Pegeia, Stavrovouni - Omodos and Larnaka - Tsada.

This route is related to a significant part of the religious history of Cyprus since the passage of these two apostles from Cyprus formed one of the most significant historical facts of the island.

The route gives visitors the opportunity to visit significant churches such as that of Agios Lazaros in Larnaka, Panagia Aggeloktisti in Kiti, old­-Christian basilicas in Amathounta, Kourion and Pafos as well as the great stele where, according to tradition, Apostolos Pavlos was tied and whipped 40 times minus one. At the same time, in the course of this route, visitors will have the opportunity to also visit many ancient buildings which were connected to the Apostles.

Monuments: Monastery of Agios Lazaros in Larnaka, Church of Aggeloktisti in Kiti, Old–Christian basilicas in Amathounta, Kourio, Pafos and Pegeia.

This tour has different parts, therefore its total length varies.

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