Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Larnaca is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Larnaca a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Larnaca.
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Ayios Lazarus, Larnaca, Cyprus
07:30 am - 05:30 pm
Lazarus, raised by Jesus from the dead, was consecrated Bishop of Kition. This beautiful Byzantine church was built here in the ninth century to house the tomb of the saint. The church has been carefully preserved, from the latin, greek and French inscriptions on it’s porch, the bell tower, to the Roccoco pulpit. Within the church are stored ...
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Dromolaxia, Larnaka , Cyprus
08:30 am - 07:30 pm
You wouldn’t expect a place like this to be one of the most important sites in Muslim history, but there you go. Umm Haram, foster mother of the Prophet Muhammad, died and was buried here. Even before this, more than four thousand years ago, this site was the location of a major Bronze Age settlement with its cemetery where the mosque i...
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1 Pavlou Vslsmaki, Larnaca, Cyprus
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Next to the Larnaca Fort, Grand Mosque or Djami Kebir (as popularly known) is located. Originally built as the Latin Holy Cross church, the building was later turned into a mosque and has now become the spiritual home of the Muslim community. The present structure of the mosque was done in 19th century.
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StavrovouniMonastary, Larnaca, Cyprus
07:00 am - 06:00 pm
Perched grandly atop a mountain is one of Christianity’s most important destinations. The monastery was founded by St. Helena, mother of Byzantine Emperor Constantine the Great, who built it to mark the Holy Cross buried there. The monastery is perhaps the first that was ever built on Cyprus. The Holy Cross that was supposedly housed here has...
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Main highway that connects Larnaca International Airport with the city of Larnaca
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Build in 80 BC on the Phaneromeni Avenue, this church was devoted to Virgin Mary. However, in 20th century, it was rebuilt. According to locals, the church has mystical power to cure illness for those individuals who walk around the church for three times, leaving behind a piece of cloth.