Limassol is not only a large business center in Cyprus but it is also a sunny touristic city with wonderful hotels, modern residential compounds and villas located along the seashore. The climate here is very favorable and mild providing 320-340 sunny days a year. Mountains are within a stone’s throw from the city.
It is the largest center of maritime traffic in the European Union. The largest international port of Cyprus is situated here. It is located in the Akrotiri bay. From here ships sail off to Israel (Haifa Port), Egypt (city of Port Said), Lebanon, Greece (Piraeus Port and Greek isles of Patmos, Crete and Rhodes) and to many other countries. Limassol is an important harbour for Cruise ships, and there is also ferry connection.
Limassol is considered to be a special spot in the island because it is a business center and at the same time a marvelous Mediterranean resort!
It is the second largest city of Cyprus with the population of 280.000 people, the largest economic, trade and touristic center and conveniently located 70 km away from the international airports of Larnaca and Paphos.
Limassol is the leading center of international trade. It comprises a historical old town, a cultural center and a wonderful resort area. It is divided into three main touristic zones: central district of Limassol, district of Potamos Yermasoyias (5 km away from the center) and Amathus district (8 km away from the center).
In the near future Limassol is planning to drastically change the appearance of the city. The entire area that is located nearby the old port has been almost renovated and turned into a resort zone. This multi-million project is now completed.
Limassol is considered to be the capital of international business in Cyprus. It's a convenient location and the generous tax remissions make it attractive for investors, foreign companies and people who wish to live in a beautiful environment.