Also known as the island of the mythological goddess Aphrodite, you can find the rock of goddess in Paphos, which one of the most important centres of civilization in the whole Mediterranean. The entire town of Paphos, one of the ancient capitals of Cyprus, is included in the official UNESCO World Heritage list. When one comes to Paphos, one also encounters… its glorious history dating back to ancient times, when the cult of the goddess Aphrodite flourished in this beautiful part of the world attracting many visitors from the world over and later when it was associated with the spread of Christianity. Paphos was the island’s capital for roughly six hundred years.Paphos is the ideal place to combine a first-class holiday with a stroll through history. Take in the history, the archaeology, and culture of Paphos, and experience one of the oldest civilizations in the world.