Must-see attractions in Kykkos Monastery & Around

  • Courtyard in Kykkos monastery.

    Kykkos Monastery

    Kykkos Monastery & Around

    The island’s most prosperous and opulent Orthodox monastery was founded in the 11th century by Byzantine emperor Alexios I Komninos after a bizarre series…

  • Byzantine Museum

    Kykkos Monastery & Around

    This museum houses much of Kykkos Monastery's fabulous wealth, including Byzantine and ecclesiastical artefacts. On the left when you enter is an…

  • Tomb of Archbishop Makarios III

    Kykkos Monastery & Around

    The tomb of the first president of Cyprus is located on Throni Hill, 2km past Kykkos Monastery. Makarios was buried here at his request, close to the…