1 Carob Mill Complex, Lemesos

A lively area of museums, bars and restaurants in Lemesos old town, particularly vibrant at night when everything’s lit up.

2 Lemesos Wine Festival

Whether you’re an earnest oenophile or a jolly boozer, the Lemesos Wine Festival offers good value and the chance to try wine from all over Cyprus in convivial surroundings.

3 Santa Marina Retreat

An unexpected haven of tranquillity in the hills above Lemesos, combining horseriding with adventure activities on the site of an old copper mine.

4 Kolossi Castle

Literally a massive reminder of Cyprus’s links with the world of medieval knights.

5 Cyprus Wine Museum

All you need to know about Cypriot wine and its place in the island’s history, nicely packaged in a traditional house.

6 Ancient Kourion

Perched on a promontory high above the Mediterranean, Kourion is one of the island’s most spectacular ancient sites.

7 Omodos

A village rightly proud of both its history and its wine, with cobbled square, monastery, winery and lots of stalls and shops.

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