Cyprus Guided

Cyprus Experience £575

Excluding Flights - See Below

1st - 8th November

Cyprus Experience

Extend your summer,enjoy the warmth of the winter sunshine in November on the beautiful island of Cyprus. Our walking holiday is based on the Akamas Peninsula and the walks take us to interesting and varied places which show you the beauty of this part of the island . The weather in November is warm with little rainfall and temperatures around 18-20c which is ideal for walking.

Why not join us in Cyprus for an eight-day walking holidays next to the beautiful warm blue Mediterranean Sea on the north-western coast of Cyprus. The Akamas is a beautiful region of hills, valleys and rocky shores, which are ideal for walking with rich and varied flora and diverse wildlife habitats. The area is well known for the ancient Greek myths such as that of the Goddess of beauty and love, Aphrodite who bathed in a cool pool before her marriage to Adonis at the Baths of Aphrodite.

You will be staying at the Aphrodite Beach Hotel a three star hotel situated on the beautiful beach near the Akamas forest next to the Mediterranean sea.

The price is based on dinner, bed & breakfast, picnic lunch and all transportation to and from walks and to and from the airport.

SUGGESTED FLIGHTS

Outward - EZY8453 - Depart  Gatwick  0710hrs - Arrive Paphos 1340hrs

Inward - EZY8454 - Depart Paphos 1420 hrs - Arrive Gatwick  1720hrs

 

Outward - EZY6261 - Depart Bristol 0800hrs - Arrive Paphos 1435hrs

Inward - EZY6262 - Depart Paphos 1515hrs - Arrive Bristol 1820hrs

 

Outward - EZY1975 - Depart Manchester 1230hrs - Arrive Paphos 1910hrs

Inward - EZY1976 - Depart Paphos 1950hrs - Arrive Manchester 2300hrs

 

Outward - EZY 6945 - Depart Edinburgh 1055hrs - Arrive Paphos 1750hrs

Inward - EZY6946 - Depart Paphos 1830hrs - Arrive Edinburgh 2155hrs

 

 

Transport will meet these flights to take you to your hotel. For other regional flights please contact the office:- Tel No: +44(0)1761 233807 Email: info@bathwestwalks.com

Your Programme

Day 1: Arrive Paphos.

Transfer from the airport to your hotel

Day 2: Pissouromouttis Trail and Neo Chorio(E:7mls/11kms)

Transport takes us to Smigies and we then follow the Pissouromouttis trail to the summit with magnificent 360 degree views across Polis Bay to the north east and the Akamas beaches to the west. Our return route takes us through the interesting village of Neo Chorio and back to the hotel.

Day 3: Droushia to Polis Chrysochous (M:10mls/16kms)

From Droushia we descend to the deserted former Turkish villages of Fasli and Androlykou. We gently climb NW with magnificent views of the coast. The track then drops and zigzags back to our hotel.

Day 4: Free Day

Our transport takes you on a visit to Paphos.

Day 5: Baths of Aphrodite to Moutis Sotiras/Cape Arnauti (M:8mls/13kms)

On leaving the hotel we make our way to see the idyllic grotto of the Baths of Aphrodite. This circular route then takes us into the Akamas Forest and onto the summit of Moutis Sotiras,(370m) which is a magnificent viewpoint. We then descend steadily to sea level and to the coastal hammerhead of Cape Arnauti.

Day 6: Agios Minas Church - Smigies-Peana Fire Lookout (M:8mls/13kms)

We start at Agios Minas Church and take an Akamas forest nature trail to Smigies,and then climb to the Peana Fire Station Lookout with wonderful views over Lara Bay and beyond.We continue passing a disused magnesia mine and return through open countryside to our hotel

Day 7:Pano Arodes to Agios Georgios (M:8.5mls/13.5kms)

From the village of Pano Arodes we follow a track,which takes us to the southern arms of the fantastic Kouphon Gorge. You leave the gorge and descend towards the coast with magnificent views of the Lara Peninsula and onto the quiet harbour of Agios Georgios. 

Day 8: Depart.

Transport to airport, time to leave or extend your stay.