Situated near Troodos, Platres is the largest and most stylish mountain resort in the Limassol district. Platres is a popular place for excursions and a refuge from the intense summer heat. The beauty of the area was immortalised in a poem by Greek Nobel laureate George Seferis. Mesa Potamos Monastery is an old monastery near Platres situated in an idyllic area with a small waterfall.
Troodos Visitor Centre (Environmental Information) Plateia Troodous (Troodos Square)
Tel: 25420144Courtesy of the CTO
5. Agios Nikolaos 6. Panagia Podithou 7. Panagia Asinou Courtesy of the CTO
Ten Byzantine period churches from Troodos are listed UNESCO World Heritage Sites: Stavros tou Ayiasmati, …