Limassol Tourism

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!

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.

The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Limassol

  • Save 4% VIP Ocean Flyer Cruise from Limassol
    VIP Ocean Flyer Cruise from LimassolNew on TripHobo

    Duration: 6 Hrs

    This is a full day - VIP cruise on the "Ocean Flyer" yacht, exclusively for adults including free transfer on selected days f...

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  • Save 4% Sea Star half-day Cruise from Limassol
    Sea Star half-day Cruise from LimassolNew on TripHobo

    Duration: 4 Hrs

    This cruise offers the opportunity to enjoy the beautiful scenery of the Paphos coastline including Coral Bay, Sea Caves and ...

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  • Save 4% Safari Tour to Akamas Peninsula from Limassol Town
    Safari Tour to Akamas Peninsula from Limassol Town1 Reviews

    Duration: 10 Hrs

    A full day tour to the wild Akamas Peninsula. Discover the dramatic Avakas Gorge. Visit Lara Bay and the Baths of Aphrodite.

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  • Save 4% The Jolly Roger Pirate Cruise from Limassol
    The Jolly Roger Pirate Cruise from LimassolNew on TripHobo

    Duration: 4 Hrs

    The Jolly Roger Pirate Ship departs Paphos harbor for four hours of fun for both adults and children. Includes a Welcome drin...

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

    • Air Pollution 45.83 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 30.56 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 45.83 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 55.56 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 43.06 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 59.72 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 45.24 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 59.72 (Moderate)
  • 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 17.61 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 23.33 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 60.47 (High)
    • Car Stealing 22.09 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 34.88 (Low)
    • Attacks 19.89 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 31.67 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 91.11 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 74.44 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 30.11 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 36.11 (Low)
  • Quality of Life Index of Limassol is 159.54 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 68.54 (High)
    • Climate Index 95.74 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 53.75 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 16.86 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 61.06 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 49.66 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 7.99 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 79.64 (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.

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

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.09 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10.17 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 42.36 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 81.62 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 82.09 USD

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