THE ISLAND OF TREASURES AND THE BORDERS OF PARADISE
In other words, My Cyprus and how you don't know it ...
New trips to Cyprus, during which I will present and show this piece of land as I know it, my family and friends. With no time or crowd stress. We will discover the secret places that only we the connoisseurs know about, and the people who try to get to know the island not only through their flat camera.
We will sit and chat with good food and wine. Time to time we will learn how to cook the local meals. We will go on the markets, monuments, not hackneyed, to mountain villages where the narrow steep streets are paved with stones, to the beaches that will be only ours. Along the way, we will visit inspirational islanders who will welcome you with open arms. We will go to local craftsmen, gardeners, botanists, artists, healers or perfume producers manufacturing perfumes older than Egyptian ones. Our journeys will alternate with the rest by the sea.
Our home sweet home will be Olympia Traditional Houses in the village of Lympia near Larnaca, where the amazing Kyriakos´ family will take care of us. As the name suggests, these are the original Cypriot village houses (the rooms are conceived as apartments with their own kitchen), which have been renovated according to the strict measures of agro-tourism. The owners furnished all the premises with family the heritage objects. Photographs, tablecloths, vases, curtains, paintings, you can trace the work of their ancestors. Including external wall. Every corner, different man of the house. And the whole object is private with a beautiful protected inner courtyard.
You can read about Lympia village on our blog:
The routes are planned in four different lengths.
7 nights / 8 days including departure and arrival - 3 day trips
8 nights / 9 days including departure and arrival - 3 day trips, cooking class
10 nights / 11 days including departure and arrival - 4 day trips, cooking class
11 nights / 12 days including departure and arrival - 4 day trips, 1 half day, cooking course
The date also determines the number of trips to keep the balance between activities and relaxation. Those longing for further island exploring other optional trips will be offered. The offer and the order of the trips may vary time to time, depending on the season, the current events offer, festivals and other activities in general, which I would like to include in the program.
Whoever wants can borrow a car for personal use. We can help with a car rental.
- accommodation with traditional Cypriot breakfast, prepared directly by Mrs. Marula
- transfer from and to the airport (do not forget to let you know arrival and departure times and that the accommodation starts at 14.00 local time)
- transportation at disposition during days off
- trips according to itinerary (varies by the date and its length) incl transfers
- welcome dinner and toast
- in the kitchen during your stay coffee, tea, waters
- surprise from Sylvi and much more
Price does not include:
- air tickets (our IATA partner will help with the selection of air tickets, see Travel tips)
- travel insurance
- full board
we don´t offer half board or all inclusive - don´t lose the opportunity to taste local dishes; in the vicinity of our accommodation is a supermarket if you want to use the kitchen; and there are cafes and restaurants in the village; see article on our blog
- entrances to monuments - each according to their interest
- rental of a personal car
- optional trips
We will enjoy the ecudational journey as the saying goes EU ZIN - live well.