Hylatio is located at the sea town of Pissouri, a walking distance from the Blue-Flag beach. Pissouri has located 30 km to the west of Limassol and 30 km to the east of Paphos. The nearest international airport is Paphos, a 20 minutes drive. The better-known Larnaca airport is a 1-hour drive. Access to Pissouri from either airport is through modern highways.
A 20 minutes drive from Hylatio leads to the Temple of Apollo Hylatis (3 Km west of Kourion), one of the most important sanctuaries of ancient Cyrpus. Archaeological findings have revealed that the worship of Apollo at this site was active from 8th century BC up to the 4th century AD. The temple was dedicated to Apollo in the 5th century BC.
Area Information/Places of Interest
This quiet resort is situated midway between Paphos and Limassol making it the ideal location for those who wish to escape the crowds. This south-facing village, set high up on the hillside about 1,000 ft above the sea, commands the most magnificent view of some 20 miles of Mediterranean coastline. Surrounded by vineyards and beautiful scenery the resort offers a small selection of tavernas serving excellent local cuisine. Some of the island's most famous historical sites are within easy driving distance from Pissouri with the resorts of Limassol and Paphos approximately a thirty-five-minute drive away. For those who like a round or two of golf, the Secret Valley Golf Club is just a short drive away. Car hire is a must to enable one to make the most of this delightful island and this picturesque resort enables one to relax in idyllic surroundings. Watersports are available from the jetty. In Pissouri village, where almost everyone speaks English, one can enjoy the friendly atmosphere and savour the relaxed and stress-free life of the village.