Aphrodite’s rock also known in Greek ”Petra Tou Romiou” it is one of the most famous beaches and places in Cyprus. It is located in the Paphos district, you can easily see it from the Lemesou-Paphos highway. Surrounded by a lot of myths and legends.
First myths are the goddess of love and beauty Aphrodite emerged from the sea in this particular bay.
Other myths ”Petra Tou Romiou” which means ”Rock of the Greek” used this rock Digenis Akritas to protect Cyprus from Sarakinas who wanted to take the island.
Any tourist must not miss visiting this place. Many tourists from all over the world visit this spot the clear blue waters and the magic that has ”Aphrodite’s rock”