Troodos mountain range, the highest one in Cyprus, reaches the 1951 metres. When you start going up Troodos you immediately notice the change in temperature - which makes it a paradise in hot summer days - and the exhilarating smell of pine trees. It is the best place to relax and come close to nature. It is a good idea to take one of the walking trails of Troodos such as Kalidonia, which leads to a waterfall, Artemis and Atalanti and enjoy the reach flora of the area.
Troodos mountains are filled with picturesque villages - like Plates and Kakopetria - and Byzantine churches. Kykkos Monastery - dedicated to the Virgin Mary - is also a place to visit even for those who are not religious. Even if Cyprus is famous for its amazing beaches, in Troodos one can also find a ski resort where you can go skiing and enjoy the scenery. If you are interested in learning more about the rich flora of the area you should definitely visit Troodos Geopark and the Troodos Botanical Garden.
The area has many hotels, cottages and country houses to choose from for your accommodation that can make your stay in the mountains unforgettable.
Troodos is the place to be for nature lovers. Do not miss it!