Aerial view of Limassol Marina and surroundings.

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Limassol Marina

Lemesos (Limassol)

With haute-couture boutiques, world-class art galleries, gourmet restaurants, stylish bars and, if that's not enough, a place to park your luxury yacht, Limassol Marina provides a visual feast of unabashed opulence and is worthy of a wander around.

Lonely Planet's must-see attractions

Nearby Lemesos (Limassol) attractions

1. Natural Sea Sponge Exhibition Centre

0.15 MILES

This exhibition goes through the process of sea-sponge harvesting, and how the living creatures become the soft things we use in our baths. The cartoon,…

2. Lemesos Castle

0.18 MILES

This 14th-century structure, built over the remains of a Byzantine castle, has been utilised by conquerors throughout Cyprus’ turbulent history. The…

3. Medieval Museum

0.18 MILES

This museum is an interesting hotchpotch of Byzantine and medieval artefacts, including tombstones, weaponry, Ottoman pottery, religious objects and a…

4. Grand Mosque

0.29 MILES

At the heart of the old Turkish quarter, the Grand Mosque is surrounded by palms almost as tall as its minaret. It is used by Lemesos' remaining Turkish…

5. Municipal Folk Art Museum


Spread over six rooms and a past winner of the prestigious Europa Nostra Award (EU prize for cultural heritage), this museum hosts beautiful…

6. Cyprus Theatre Museum

1.02 MILES

This former private collection belonging to an enthusiastic amateur actor offers a fascinating glimpse into the history of theatre in Cyprus through…

7. Lemesos Zoo

1.27 MILES

This small zoo is well maintained and has a selection of animals ranging from giraffes to crocodiles. Pony rides are available for kids (€3) and there's…

8. Archaeological Museum

1.33 MILES

This museum includes an extensive collection of pottery, and a selection of items dating from neolithic and Chalcolithic times through to Mycenaean…