Paphos Airport Car Hire

Ford Focus CC

Ford Focus CC

The Cypriot city of Paphos is is set on the coast of the Mediterranean sea and as such is blessed with a climate which makes it ideal for sightseeing and vacationing. Summers are long, hot and dry, while winters are short and not very cold, this means that there is a very wide window of opportunity to visit the place anytime between mid-May to mid-October.

Paphos Airport Car Hire

Paphos also plays host to the island’s second-largest airport, the largest one being the one in Larnaca, and this is where you can employ our Paphos airport car hire services to have a car of your choice ready and waiting for you when you land. The airport itself is located at about ten kilometers from the city itself, so you’ll need to arrange for some sort of transportation from it to the city, so car rental makes a lot of sense.

Once in the city you’ll discover that Paphos traces its existence back to the Neolithic period, however most of its heritage dates back from the Roman period with a large number of villas, palaces and theaters dotting the area.

Modern-day Paphos is made up of two rather different cities, there’s Old Paphos and New Paphos. Old Paphos is where you’ll find all the historical landmarks while New Paphos is where you’ll have your accommodations, restaurants and beaches.

Paphos Sightseeings

One of the main landmarks of the city that you’ll surely not want to miss while on your stay there is the Paphos Castle. It ca be found on the edge of the Paphos harbor, it’s interesting to note that there’s been a fort on that spot for many hundreds of years, the Byzantine-era one having been destroyed during the earthquake of 1222, the present-day one was rebuilt by the Lusignans in the 13th century and it has seen several rebuilding efforts throughout the centuries since then.

The Paphos Archaeological Park is another must-see attraction, it is a great gathering of various sites and monuments dating back from prehistory to Roman times. This is where you’ll find some of the best preserved Roman mosaic floors in the world, they are truly marvelous.

These are just two examples of the many more attractions that Paphos has to offer, keep in mind that you can visit these and many more with the help of our Paphos airport car rental services.