Limassol Tourism

Visit Limassol - Best of Limassol

If you are looking for a vacation destination which has history as old as 2000 BC, a place with rich cultural significance of Armenian, Venetians, Ottoman and British Empire, a place having the one of the highest standards of living in the whole world, you should visit this city located in the country Cyprus. This budding tourist destination is loaded with archeological monuments, museums and is principle sea port of the country. It is the principle hub for business in the country and is a cosmopolitan city along with its rich heritage and culture.

The city is going through a structural renaissance making it worth visiting. The Mediterranean coast along which the city spreads attracts the tourists who love sea and the Limassol is a pocket-full-of-sunshine for a short vacation.

The European city will never fail to surprise you!

Limassol Travel Tips

Essential travel information and Limassol tips for your visit

  • Though Cyprus is safe for travelers, make sure you lock your hotel rooms well and stay safe from the fellow travelers in high concentration area as theft and drunkenness are quite common among the tourists.
  • Do take extra care when travelling in the area of the Attila Line (known as the Green Line in the capital) that divides the North from the South to avoid strangling in the barbed wire, sentry boxes and UN watchtowers
  • Stay away from the football Hooliganism in case you are going to any of the games.
  • Confirm the bus timings from the closest CTO Tourist Information Center.
  • If you rent a car or a bike, stay alert as the locals have a relaxed approach to Highway Code.

Facts and Stats for Limassol*

  • Pollution Statistics in Limassol

    Know the pollution level of Limassol before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 46.25 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 42.86 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 51.79 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 57.14 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 51.79 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 53.57 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 45.59 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 57.14 (Moderate)
  • Limassol: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Limassol for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Limassol.

    • Burglary and Theft 38.89 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 21.43 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 65.44 (High)
    • Car Stealing 26.47 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 39.71 (Low)
    • Attacks 22.86 (Low)
    • Drug offense 34.72 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 89.58 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 69.44 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 32.14 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 38.89 (Low)
  • Living in Limassol - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Limassol is 165.44 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 65.9 (High)
    • Climate Index 96.07 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 56.82 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 18.67 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 63.24 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 55.11 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.18 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 92.86 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Limassol

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Limassol

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.78 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 41.96 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 79.44 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 74.4 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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