Pissouri is the third largest village in the district of Limassol and is located just off the A6 motorway, midway between Limassol and Paphos (34 kilometers from each) in the Southwest of Cyprus.
“The best view comes after the hardest climb.”
Pissouri Village is located about 3 kilometers from the sea on the Cape Aspro ridge, and about 500 feet above sea level (152 meters).
The area has 8 hiking trails, crossing through the hills, providing some spectacular views and an amazing geological experience, with fossils of sea life to be found many hundreds of feet above the sea level.
Four of the eight trails are open to both hiking🚶and biking 🚴
Bicycles are available for hire and also guided cycling tours can be arranged.
1. BLUE ROUTE
TRAIL TYPE: Linear STARTING POINT: Pissouri Square END POINT: Pissouri Tourist Area, Columbia Hotel TOTAL DISTANCE: 7.4 km ESTIMATED DURATION: 1hr 15’ DIFFICULTY RATE: High
All nature trails are divided in 3 categories of difficulty, as follows:
Easy: Easy trail, with gentle gradient. Suitable for all ages and fitness levels.
Medium: Average degree of difficulty, suitable for adults in fair to good fitness levels. Sudden changes in gradient (uphill and/or downhill), and/or course along narrow or rough terrain.
High: High degree of difficulty. Route with difficult terrain such as sudden changes in gradient (uphill and/or downhill), course along particularly rough and/or slippery, and/or narrow, and/or steep terrain. Suitable for adults in very good to excellent fitness levels. Unsuitable for young children.