EXPERIENCE CYPRUS

Cyprus presents a wealth of enriching experiences, and the strategic location of Kamares Village perfectly complements this abundance. Indulge in activities such as Golf, explore scenic cycling routes, embark on ine and culinary journeys, immerse yourself in the local art scene, and engage in pottery experiences in the surrounding areas. Additionally, relish sun-soaked days at Coral Bay beach and venture to renowned monasteries and other points of religious and historical significance.

SAINT NEOPHYTOS MONASTERY

Just a 6-minute drive away from Kamares is the imposing Holy Monastery of Saint Neophytos that stands proudly since the 12th century. Saint Neophytos Monastery lies in the territory of the community of Tala and is one of the best-known monasteries in Cyprus. Those interested in religion and culture will find this location fascinating, as they can visit an ecclesiastical museum consisting of the ‘Engleistra’ as well as the Monastery.

ART & POTTERY

Artists or ceramicists looking for an affordable studio space to work in near Leptos Kamares Village can also visit the Maker’s Space in Tala. This is the place where artists and potters gather to work, teach and share ideas, knowledge and equipment. The Maker’s Space gallery is also often used for exhibiting works of art by members, local and visiting artists.

GOLF

Those who are passionate about Golf can visit a beautiful and challenging 18-hole championship Golf Course which is a 15-minute drive from Leptos Kamares Village.  The Golf Course is situated in Tsada, a wine-producing region and is surrounded by quaint traditional villages, providing an authentic experience of Cyprus. The historical location which encircles a 12th-century monastery provides a dramatic backdrop for an outstanding game that will mesmerise and delight golfers of all levels.

CORAL BAY BEACH

Coral Bay is a popular tourist destination for those who love the beach and is about 11 km away from Leptos Kamares Village. This is one of the most popular beaches in Paphos as it offers a 600-metre-long crescent bay of soft white sand and clean blue waters. This family-friendly beach is ideal for a fun day out. Available in the area are restaurants, beach bars, water sports and the luxurious 5-start Coral Beach Hotel & Resort, part of Leptos Calypso Hotels Public Ltd.

CYCLING ROUTES

Kamares Village in Tala, Paphos, offers cycling enthusiasts a variety of scenic routes in the surrounding areas. Cyclists can explore the Akamas Peninsula to the northwest, known for its diverse landscapes and mountain biking trails, providing both challenges and breathtaking views. The Troodos Mountains, though not immediate, offer rewarding cycling routes with picturesque village scenes and mountainous terrain.

Closer to Kamares, the Paphos Forest to the northeast provides a mix of dirt trails and paved roads through forested landscapes. Additionally, cyclists can enjoy coastal routes along the Mediterranean, with roads connecting Tala to Paphos town, offering a pleasant ride with beautiful sea views. Before setting out, it’s recommended to check local regulations and cycling conditions for a safe and enjoyable experience.

cycling routes

WINE & CULINARY ROUTES

Kamares Village in Tala, Paphos, provides an ideal starting point for immersive wine and culinary experiences. Explore the nearby Paphos region, where wineries such as “Vouni Panayia” showcase traditional winemaking techniques and indigenous grape varieties. Follow the wine routes through the Troodos Mountains, revealing high-altitude vineyards that contribute to distinctive and flavourful wines.

Complementing the wine trails are culinary routes that lead you to local eateries and tavernas, allowing you to savour authentic Cypriot dishes. The journey through charming villages and picturesque landscapes not only offers a taste of Cyprus’s rich winemaking heritage but also provides a culinary adventure, blending regional flavours with the warmth of traditional hospitality. For the latest information on wine and culinary routes, check with local tourism offices or establishments in the area.