Cyprus - Troodos Massif (Chapter)
This is the Troödos Massif chapter from Lonely Planet’s Cyprus guidebook.
Home to Mt Olympus (1952m), the island’s highest peak, this forested mountain range overlooks the valleys of Lemesos, Larnaka and the greater Mesaoria plain. The region’s diverse landscape makes it ideal for camping, picnicking, hiking, cycling, and bird-watching.
• visit all 10 of the famous painted churches on the Unesco World Heritage–listed Byzantine churches route
• breathe in the fresh air while hiking and cycling in the shadow of Mt Olympus
• stay in some of the island’s most authentic accommodation and get a taste of traditional Cypriot rural life
• restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Troödos, Platres & around and Marathasa Valley.
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