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Panagia Asinou Church

Nikitari village, Nicosia 2778, Cyprus
+357 22 852922
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Nikitari village, Nicosia 2778, Cyprus
+357 22 852922
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Not the easiest to find (it is not in the village of Asinou itself but some kms further away), but really worth the visit with its unique paintings.

Thank Cedric B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

nice old church with beautiful painting inside. very unique old building. It won't see often other country

Thank Janet C
Reviewed 7 December 2017

The frescoes, the architecture, the location are all of special interest for any age. Nice pick nick area close by and ideal for an excursion to experience Cyprus nature at its best.

Thank iSoulos
Reviewed 18 October 2017

The paintings were everywhere with one special icon part-covered with a plastic shield near the way out. The shield was explained when we saw visitor after visitor kiss the image as a gesture of their faith and devotion. Another World Heritage site. Glad Cyprus is...More

Thank john m
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

A place to visit if interested in churches, this is one of the oldest churches in the Island. Very beautiful.

1  Thank PetCyprus
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Beautiful surroundings, ancient church, lovely frescoes, peaceful aura, representative of the island's history

1  Thank Rennos_I
Reviewed 20 July 2017

An almost 1000 year old church, built in the middle of a forest. Beuautiful murals inside. Serene location, with some restaurants close by and a camping ground a bit further.

1  Thank Xenios_Kofteros
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Of all the painted churches and monasteries, this was our favorite. It's just a simple squat building, but inside the entire interior is decked in vibrant frescoes. The setting is beautiful and the whole experience tranquil.

Thank Nicole B
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Under UNESKO protection. Very famous for theByzantin wall paintings of the 12 century. Mast visit. No fees.

Thank Lefteris K
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Asinou church is located 50Km from Cyprus capital Nicosia and is around 55 minutes drive en route to Troodos mountain. Driving to this area u will experience scenic views with pine trees. The Asinou church is home to more than 100 brilliant frescoes most of...More

Thank demetris15
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