In Larnaca you will find numerous tourist attractions and cultural, each with something unique, interesting story and a fascinating collection of objects. Travel Larnaca can start with a walk through the city up to the Medieval Museum, housed inside a
XVII century fortress, one of the most interesting museums of Greek space, with a large number of items, from weapons and armor at flags, documents and various objects. Built in 1625, the impressive fort was used as a prison in the early years of British rule.
In the summer here is hosted and Municipal Cultural Center, where performances are held, conferences and exhibitions, bringing together artists both Cypriot and foreign guests.
Finding targets in Larnaca can continue with a visit to one of the most important holy places in Greece, Agios Lazaros Church (Church of St Lazar), which protects the holy Larnaca. According to local legend, says that after Christ was resurrected, Lazarus lived
in Larnaca price for 30 years, where he became Bishop of Kition, later being buried inside the church. This ninth century church was restored in the seventeenth century, when the rood screen was changed and today a magnificent example of Baroque art. Eight
days before Easter, the icon of Saint Lazarus is taken in a procession through the streets of Larnaca. St Lazarus is a very important place of worship for Orthodox Christians, because of the legend that surrounds it, but mostly because of architectural beauty,
icons and ornaments from the interior and especially the icon of St Lazarus, who is said to work wonders. In Larnaca you will find another museum, the Pierides Foundation Museum, with a rich collection of Mediterranean art.
Another place you should not miss a great vacation is Larnaca Archaeological Museum, with its rich collection of pieces discovered in the region, dating from the Neolithic Age until the Roman domination, many of them invaluable exhibits a true story in pictures
of places. Another special place is gaseseste three kilometers west of Larnaca, on the road to Kiti: Hala Sultan Tekes. The building was built in 1816 over the tomb of Umm Haram, which is said to be related even to the Prophet Muhammad. Mosque is today an
important place for Muslims, who often come here in pilgrimage.
On the road from Larnaca to Limassol you can stop Lefkara village, famous for lace made here for centuries, a special delicacy.