The beautiful valley of Solea, known as the "valley of mills (watermills)" is located along the main Nicosia-Troodos Road and includes the picturesque mountain villages of Evrycho, Kakopetria and Galata, as well as other popular resorts that have preserved the traditional architecture. Other smaller villages in that area that are worth visiting are Flasou, Korakou and Spilia.

The area of Solea is famous for its Byzantine Churches, which are included in the “UNESCO World Heritage List”. Church of Agios Nikolaos tis stegis, located in about 4 kilometers from Kakopetria, the church of Panagia Podithos located in Galata and Panagia of Asinou, located outside the village of Nikitari, which contains some of the most important Byzantine frescoes that anyone can find in Cyprus.

The monuments that have been included in the “UNESCO World Heritage List” and can be found in the Troodos region are the following 9 Byzantine churches:

The inclusion of so many Cypriot monuments in the list of World Heritage List declares an honorary distinction for a small country like Cyprus. What is worth mentioning is that these monuments represent different phases of the island’s history and reveal the width and diversity of the Cypriot Cultural heritage.

1st Station: Church of Panagia Forviotissa or Assinou, Nikitari

2nd Station: Monastery of Agios Ioannis Lampadistes, Kalopanagiotis

Coffee at Kalopanayiotis

3th Station: Church of Panagia, Moutoullas

4th Station: Church of the Archangel Michael, Pedoulas

5th Station: Church of Agios Nikolaos tis stegis, Kakopetria

Kakopetria village for lunch

6th station: Church of Panagia Podithou, Galata

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