Why Limassol Is The Best Place To Live in Cyprus
Limassol is a popular city located on the beautiful south coast of Cyprus. It is the country’s most eccentric city with an endless amount of fun activities, history to immerse yourself with, many cultures to digest & people to meet. History & culture is laden throughout the city, due to its location along an industrial port and trade route. With archaeological sites, including the ruined city of Kourion. Limassol’s old town & many museums to take yourself back in time.
Properties in Limassol
Here at Chris Michael, we have a huge collection of over 1300 properties available for you to purchase & enjoy the vibrant life that Limassol brings. Whether you’re looking for a contemporary apartment ranging from 1 bedroom to 3 bedroom apartments & penthouses, through to luxury villas with sizes varying from cosy couples/singles to large family size properties. We have properties located along the seafront, mountain views & so much more.
If you want to view all of our properties in Limassol you can browse them all here, click to view more properties & see their price range, floor plans, features and more images.
Things to do in Limassol
If you’re going to take the plunge and move to Limassol it will be great for you to learn about what there actually is to do there. No matter what your taste in fun is, there will be something for you to do in Limassol. From visiting old ruins to a relaxing stroll along the marina to a high-octane water park. Visiting some of the worlds most beautiful waterfalls in Caledonia, to an array of castles, beaches, wineries. You name it Limassol has it!
So let us dive into what the top five activities there is to do in Limassol.
- Visiting the ancient ruins of Kourion
- Limassol Marina
- Fasouri Watermania Water Park
- Kourion Beach
- Caledonia Waterfalls
1. Ancient Ruins of Kourion
Feast your eyes on one of the most impressive archaeological sites in Cyprus and even in the world! The city dates back to the 8th century BC when an ancient monument was built and dedicated to the God Apollo Hylates. It is truly a majestic sight to behold, with a grandioso Roman-theatre with a capacity of 3,500 seats, a treasury, temples, baths, markets for you to witness. Kourion is a place that captivates every visitor in a different way. This ancient city is a monument to Cyprian heritage and is a must visit.
2. Limassol Marina
The Marina at Limassol has gone under a huge economic boost, with €350 million being invested into rejuvenating the area. With luxury apartments, restaurants & of course the port for Yachts to drop anchor. Over 6000 square meters of retail space is now there for days of shopping envy! With huge designer names present. If you want to experience how the other half live and enjoy the finer fruits in life, as well as witnessing the beautiful scenery then the Marina should be your next stop.
3. Fasouri Watermania Water Park
Who needs a good explanation to visit a water park?! Enjoy over 20 different attractions with a variety of slides, pools, jacuzzi. Looking for a thrill? Jump on the kamikaze, wanted to kick back and relax? Mosey on down the lazy river. It’s perfect fun for families and friends to visit and guarantees some excitement for the day!
4. Kourion Beach
Limassol is home to many stunning beaches. From the golden white sand at Agios Tychon to the natural beauty of Governor’s beach. Aphrodite beach… the birthplace of Goddess Aphrodite (how can you not want to visit there). But there is one beach that trumps them all! Kourion beach is the jewel of Limassol, stretching over 1km long with an even longer history, with a crystal clear ocean to swim in, with the mesmerising white hills surrounding the shore. Of course, the ancient city of Kourion is nearby (hence the name), which makes it even more worthwhile visiting.
5. Caledonia Waterfalls
This isn’t a huge fan favourite for everyone but for those of you who love nature. The raw power of the Caledonian waterfalls is one of natures finest shows. They are one of the highest waterfalls in all of Cyprus standing proudly at 12 meters high. It is located close to Troodos and can be easily accessed by a walking path. If you want to venture out of the city and step into a beautiful forest with idyllic views and calming essence. The trail is only a short 3km journey and is definitely worth the effort. There is a shorter trail for people who want to be in and out or have difficulty making the long journey.
There are over 200 different things to do in Limassol, from excursions, cat sanctuaries and everything in between, its a wild adventure mixed with the peaceful elements to counter it. We have properties spread across the entire space of Limassol so if you are thinking about moving there then you can browse all of the properties available right here.
Or alternatively, you can visit our office
Elemayia Court Shop 6 Opposite Four Seasons Hotel, Amathus Area P.O.Box 54415, 3724 Limassol, Cyprus
Mobile number: +357 25 313 135