The Achna Dam was built in 1988. It serves two main purposes for the community: store water and acts as irrigation during times of drought. The Water Development Department is in charge of all dam-related issues.
All Cyprus Attractions
Cyprus, with its central position between Europe, the Middle East, and Africa, has long been the target of invasion, settlement, and rule. Its location has allowed it to have a rich history of different cultures over thousands of years.
This has allowed Cyprus to have many historical and archaeological sites from different time periods. There are historical attractions from the Neolithic to medieval times all across the island.
Along with archaeological sites, there are countless Christian churches and picturesque villages to explore. Of course, Cyprus is famed for its pleasant Mediterranean climate and its beautiful beaches and natural areas.
The shipwreck of the Mav Achaios cargo vessel is located right off the shore near Akrotiri, Limassol. Most of the ship is underwater and only the rusting crew quarters and bridge remain above water.
The Academy Picnic site is located 6 km from the center of Nicosia in the National Forest Park of the Pedagogical Academy. The picnic site sits at 140 meters and is rated for a max of 300 users.
It’s a good place to spend a day, getting immersed in nature is always sure to make for a good time.
The purpose of the Troodos botanical gardens is promoting conservation and educating the public about Cypriot botanical heritage, focusing on the Troodos native flora.