Provided by: Pafos Regional Board of Tourism
Pafos, the Capital of Cyprus at Ancient times and the EU capital of Culture in 201. Pafos has managed to achieve the most visionary, the most ambitious goal in its modern history; the title of European Capital of Culture in 2017. During the Journey of EU Capital of Culture 2017 was proud of great achievements. Not only additional thousands of visitors from all over Europe visited the area but also the creation of modern infrastructure city has ameliorated the image and the aesthetics of the city. Pafos can now consider as a modern and well developed city.
By making the most of the ECoC programme, Pafos turned over a new page, entered a new era and repeated the benefits throughout all sectors. By gaining the title, Pafos, like every city which receives this title, became the centre of European cultural creative activity for the 2017 which also helped the bonds with other European countries have been enhanced and will be even more enhanced in the near future. Furthermore, Pafos region ise better known in Europe and has gain further recognition from other countries as well.
The main achievement was the rebirth of the city for the benefit of the present generation and future ones.
Learn more at https://www.visitpafos.org.cy/pafos2017