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Panagia Asinou Church

Nikitari village, Nicosia 2778, Cyprus
+357 22 852922
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  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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Nikitari village, Nicosia 2778, Cyprus
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+357 22 852922
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The paintings were everywhere with one special icon part-covered with a plastic shield near the way out. The shield was explained when we saw visitor after visitor kiss the image as a gesture of their faith and devotion. Another World Heritage site. Glad Cyprus is...More

Thank john m
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

A place to visit if interested in churches, this is one of the oldest churches in the Island. Very beautiful.

Thank PetCyprus
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Beautiful surroundings, ancient church, lovely frescoes, peaceful aura, representative of the island's history

Thank Rennos_I
Reviewed 20 July 2017

An almost 1000 year old church, built in the middle of a forest. Beuautiful murals inside. Serene location, with some restaurants close by and a camping ground a bit further.

Thank Xenios_Kofteros
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Of all the painted churches and monasteries, this was our favorite. It's just a simple squat building, but inside the entire interior is decked in vibrant frescoes. The setting is beautiful and the whole experience tranquil.

Thank Nicole B
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Under UNESKO protection. Very famous for theByzantin wall paintings of the 12 century. Mast visit. No fees.

Thank Lefteris K
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Asinou church is located 50Km from Cyprus capital Nicosia and is around 55 minutes drive en route to Troodos mountain. Driving to this area u will experience scenic views with pine trees. The Asinou church is home to more than 100 brilliant frescoes most of...More

Thank demetris15
Reviewed 6 February 2017

The frescoes inside are restored to their full colourful glory so it's a great pleasure to see them. The location is a bit off Nikitari itself and the best way to reach it would be with a car. The church itself was open around noon...More

Thank Tinde_K
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Beautiful old church. Most meaningful to read up on the church history and the importance of Panayia Asiniu icons before visiting.

Thank Anita G
Reviewed 20 July 2016

The food was good with an average service. I went with a group so may be this is the reason of the average.

Thank marialambrou
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