Limassol District, also called Lemesos, is a district of Cyprus situated in the southeast-central part of the island country.
The capital city, Limassol, is the most significant tourist resort in Cyprus, offering splendid south-facing beaches on the Mediterranean Sea as well as important historical and cultural sites.
To the north of the district, stands the Mount Olympus - Cyprus' highest mountain - featuring hiking trails and a ski area. Around the Troodos Mountains you will find idyllic destinations such as the village of Platres and the splendid Troodos Waterfalls. Check out the live webcams from Limassol District, Cyprus!
Population: approximately 240 thousand people
Other major places: Apsiou, Arsos, Episkopi, Parekklisia, Pano Platres, Pissouri
Main attractions: Kourion Archaeological Site, Limassol Old Town, Limassol District Archaeological Museum, Kolossi Castle, Amathus Ruins, Aphrodite's Rock, beaches
Nearest Airports: Larnaca International Airport – Glafcos Clerides (LCA - Larnaka Uluslararası Havaalanı)