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Church of Profitis Elias

Akefalou St., Protaras, Paralimni, Cyprus
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Nothing much to see in church but the views are good. Suggest late afternoon though as hard work up... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Southern Wales, United Kingdom
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Fantastic views from the top. Well worth the climb up. 185 steps (apparently). Great way to work... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Paul H
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Akefalou St., Protaras, Paralimni, Cyprus
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Nothing much to see in church but the views are good. Suggest late afternoon though as hard work up steps in 42 degrees

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fantastic views from the top. Well worth the climb up. 185 steps (apparently). Great way to work off those extra holiday calories as well!

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 3 days ago

You can see this little church when your walking along the main road in protaras. So we decided to have a walk there one morning. It's not far to walk to the bottom of the church but if you want to actually see inside the...More

Thank Karen D
Reviewed 4 days ago

A nice small church at the the top of a hill in Protaras. The walk up the stairs could be a bit tiring so i suggest visiting during the afternoon when it is not so hot. It is worth the climb though as the view...More

Thank Elizabeth J
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Delightful little church set on the top of a hill, bit of a hike to get there but worth it for the views and photo opportunities. I spoke to a few people who had gone up at 5 am to see the sunset and wern't...More

Thank up66
Reviewed 6 days ago

what a lovely and peaceful place, we could see this church up on a hill from our hotel we made our way there on foot , it took us 20 mins from protaras , we were staying at the closest end to the church you...More

Thank collking
Reviewed 1 week ago

This church is about the only amazing land mark in protaras lots of of steps I would not recommended the climb for people with mobility restrictions ,if you can get to the top both the Church and the views are awesome .

Thank barkinmad
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great church with brilliant views. Make sure you try to visit at sunset. Stairs aren't too hard and not as many as I had thought. ☀️

Thank Loz448
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bit of a focal point in Protaras and visited at sunset this year after missing out on previous years. Easy to find and the 180 or so steps are pretty easy going later in the day. Would not attempt in the midday sun! Lovely picturesque...More

Thank Beamygrunt
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although you do have to walk up a flight of steps to reach the church, it's not too much of a struggle. It's a lovely little church, not large on the inside but nice for photos. We spent most of our time looking at the...More

Thank Lauren M
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6 July 2017|
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Response from ShelbyWigan | Reviewed this property |
No gates. Can access any time. Looks lovely in the evening all lit up.
1 May 2017|
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Response from D4rens | Reviewed this property |
Sorry. I don't know . I visited as we were in the area
26 July 2016|
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Response from Diane C | Reviewed this property |
There are a couple of padlocks already on the railings by church.