Aphrodite's Rock, Paphos

Aphrodite's Rock, Paphos - Address

Address: Kouklia, Paphos, Cyprus Cyprus‎

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Time Required: 05:00 Hrs

Timings: 24-hrs Details

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About Aphrodite's Rock, Paphos

Aphrodite was a Greek Goddess believed to be born in Cyprus emanated from a sea in the city of Paphos.The Goddess of love, beauty, and fertility was religiously worshiped by the people of the Aphrodite Island, Cyprus. The Aphrodite’s rock locally recognized as Petra tou Romiou is an offshore rock that stands along the road between Paphos and Limassol. Aphrodite’s rock is a recommended visit in Paphos to the experience historic beliefs and beauty of the city.

Aphrodite's Rock Information

  • There is a beautiful pebble beach that encompasses the rock.
  • Along the beach is a cafe and several souvenir stalls.
  • Visit the rock during sunrise or sunset.

How To reach Aphrodite's Rock by Public Transport

  • Bus: Olympus Palace Bus Stop, Stathmos Bus Stop, Marcos Internet Bus Stop
  • Train: Historic Lefke (Camlikoy) Train Station, EvrichouTrain Station

Restaurants Near Aphrodite's Rock

  • Aphrodite’s Rock Restaurant (East of Aphrodite Rock)

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Aphrodite's Rock, Paphos Reviews

  • This was by far my most favourite beach whilst on holiday in Paphos. If you hire a car make sure you visit this particular beach. Stunning views and just a feeling of peace and serenity sitting watching the waves lap. Would recommend wearing footwear whilst walking across the pebbles.

  • Beautiful location and nice beach. Not a huge amount to do other than enjoy the views and climb the rocks but well worth a stop on a road trip. Make sure you climb the big rock to enjoy stunning views

  • Amazing place. Typical turquoise blue Mediterranean waters. Flat pebbles on the beach. Chalky white rocks helping waves to break and make soothing sound. You can attend the whole day

  • It was sunny because we arrived during the day time. The sea was wet, which was nice because the land was dry. I liked the wet sea, it was nice to get wet in the sea and then dry on the dry land. People leave messages in the pebbles, one said beer, so I added the word 'cake' because I like cake. Seriously though, beautiful spot and we'll worth a few hours of your time to relax and enjoy fabulous Cyprus.

  • Cool place. Lovely swimming but very stony beach. Locals say those who swim around the rock 3 times are rewarded with a longer life. I feel fitter for it so ok, maybe, yeah...

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