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Things to do in Aglantzia

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Park
“Relaxing, green space with a very nice lake. Perfect for couples, families, on your own to relax and hanging out with friends. Lots of people exercise there as well! Coffee place as well. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Establishment
“Shuttle from Larnaca Airport to Paralimni or Protaras. Please visit their site to see their full up to date itinerary. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
University
“Alsos Forest (officially Paidagogiko Institouto Alsos) is one of the municipal parks of Nicosia. The park forms an almost unbroken stretch of open land reaching from Pallouriotissa to Aglandjia. To forest is bounded on the northwest by the entrance to the University of Cyprus, and overlooks Cyprus European Presidential building and Aglandjia Public High School, located to its southeast. The park is one of Nicosia's largest ecological havens. It hosts a large playground, cafeteria, paths through the forest for pedestrians, and basketball and football courts.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Establishment
“A wonderful amphitheatre in the old sector of Aglangia 5 minutes walking distance from location ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bakery
  • 1 local recommends
Café
  • 2 locals recommend
Country
“The island of Cyprus lies in the eastern Mediterranean, with its stunning natural beauty, superb heritage and glorious sunny climate. Cyprus has sandy beaches and pebble bays boarding clear turquoise waters along its breathtaking coastline. Rising up along the coastline is the Troodos mountains, with its emerald green slopes in the summer and iced snow caps in the winter. This is truly breathtaking. Cyprus is situated at the eastern part of the Mediterranean basin. It is the third largest of all Mediterranean Islands, ranking in size after Sicily and Sardinia. Its area is 9.251 square kilometres, stretching 240 km from west to east and 96 km from north to south. The islands population is approximately 850.000. Due to its geographic location at the crossroads of 3 continents: Asia, Africa and Europe. It is the meeting point of several great civilizations and the influence of these civilizations has shaped its people, its charm, its history and its hospitality.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bakery
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Fancy some traditional food near by? Best "souvlakia" and "sheftalia" around! ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Park
“Located on the south-eastern edge of the city of Lefkosia (Nicosia), Athalassa National Forest Park has a total area of 840 hectares and is an oasis of greenery with many endemic, indigenous trees, shrubs and herbs. The Botanical Gardens are open daily and are free of charge to visit, whilst the grounds of the park also incorporate a Visitor’s Centre that provides information about the environmental features of the park. It is the biggest green area in the capital and locals love to go there for a walk to cycle or simply to relax and appreciate all the wildlife that finds refuge there. There are also picnic facilities, which locals like to use on the weekends. There are picnic facilities on the park, as well as sports ground and cycling paths, which makes the park a nice alternative for tourists. In addition, there is also a bird observation point, where people can learn more about the birds that live or visit the island. Make sure to check out the lake and relax!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Gym
“It's big, clean and friendly! Great place for a workout. Cheap daily and monthly pay rates too. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Bakery
“For milk and bread and ready made food if you do not feel like cooking. very close to the flat. It will come in handy. ”
  • 1 local recommends

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“Fancy some traditional food near by? Best "souvlakia" and "sheftalia" around! ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
“About 10 to 15 minutes walk from home. A cool cafe bar to enjoy food and drinks.”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
French Restaurant

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