Panagia Chrysopolitissa Church, Paphos

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Lying on the ruins of an early Byzantine basilica, the 13th-century Panagia Chrysopolitissa Church features several preserved mosaics and Saint Paul's Pillar. Outside the building you'll see various columns that once supported ancient structures and walk among the crumbling remnants of a former town. Look for the pillar where it is believed Saint Paul was whipped, labeled with a small plaque. The church offers a simple but powerful-looking exterior characterized by bare stone walls, which the interior contrasts with a gold-plated iconostasis and numerous Orthodox icons throughout. Notice the remains of the colorful mosaic on the floor. Plan to see Panagia Chrysopolitissa Church and other attractions that appeal to you using our Paphos trip itinerary tool .
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  • we happened on these by accident really everything is just superb and free from the ottoman baths all the way around the walkway so very interesting with signs showing what everything is  more »
  • A place to visit. It's beautiful, it's interesting. Recommended for a visit during the evening service.
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