Germasogeia (Yermasoyia, Greek name Γερμασόγεια) is an independent municipality located in the district of Limassol and functioning as an Eastern suburb of Limassol.
Germasogeia village was fortified in the medieval period by the knights Templar. In 1968 was built the dam of Germasogeia (Germasogeia reservoir), located in the North-Eastern part of the municipality.
Currently, Germasogeia, along with the municipality of Agios Tychonas, is considered the best place in the district of Limassol.
The Beaches of Germasogeia. Coast of Germasogeia
The basis for the Germasogeia attracting tourists in Cyprus, is a shoreline whose length is more than 3 kilometres, clean sea water, a wide choice of housing in terms of apartments (separate apartments with all amenities), plenty of shops, cafes and restaurants nearby from the coast.
Lifeguards with lifesaving equipment and services for first aid are on duty at the beaches from April to October from 09:00 to 17:00 hours to 18:00 hours in the peak summer season.
In the Western coast of Germasogeia is the Dasoudi beach.
The beach has been awarded the "Blue flag" - the signs of the purity and quality of beaches and seawater.
The length of Dasoudi beach is just over 1 kilometre and has everything you need for a great holiday: sun loungers and parasols, showers and toilets, wooden floors, bins and cafes. A dedicated area for water and beach sports, there are playgrounds for children and a diving centre, Parking nearby.
Along Dasoudi beach is a natural zalesak Park Dasoudi. The Park is home to eucalyptus, pine and acacia, is a beautiful path for walking, there are several cafes and a bar. Read more about the Dasoudi beach in Limassol...
The beach strip of Germasogeia behind the beach Dasoudi
For Dasoudi beach, East along the coast, there is a long strip of beach, along which, almost in a single series lined up hotels and, mainly, dwelling house, in which you can rent an apartment overlooking the Mediterranean sea and direct beach access.
The coastline is divided by breakwaters on small plots, mostly narrow, some of which are sand, sand + pebbles, pebbles or concrete (stone), equipped with stairs for easy entry into the sea.
On some sections of the beach there are sun loungers and parasols, a place for water and beach sports, coastal cafe. Rent a sunbed and parasol for € 2.50.
The first section of the beaches of Germasogeia from Dasoudi beach, pebbles, grey sand.
A dedicated place for water activities
The second section, sun loungers, parasols, water sports, boxes. Along the beach walkway for ease of movement.
The third section, narrower with a predominance of sandy-pebble coast
Fourth, concrete beach strip with sun beds and stairs going into the water, the 3-star Harmony Bay Hotel
Next, a concrete beach part goes into more gently sloping stony shore. Here can be seen as accommodation, apartman V.I.P. Galatex.
This part and continue on the East coast of Germasogeia beach Mixoudkia (Mixoudkia Municipal Beach), consisting of beaches Mixoudkia 2 and Mixoudkia 1.
The fifth stretch of coast Germasogeia, narrow, but fairly long, sandy-pebbly band with the coastal path and water sports in the Eastern part.
The sixth section of the coast, gray sand, sometimes pebble. 5-star hotel The Royal Apollonia with a swimming pool, restaurants, sauna and 2 tennis courts.
The seventh plot, the grey sand and shallow entry into the sea. Gulf Palace apartments and the 5 star Londa features a Wellness centre, an outdoor pool with Mediterranean sea views and a restaurant Caprice offers a large range of Mediterranean delicacies.
The eighth section, unextended, grey sand and pebbles
The ninth plot, dense gray sand, easy entry into the sea. Apartments ApoLondia Luxury Limassol Beach Apt with an outdoor pool, free Wi-Fi and a fully equipped kitchen with an oven, toaster and coffee machine.
Tenth precinct, stone coast, an equipped descent to the sea. Apartment 3b Seafront Pool Elegant apt - Londa beach with a sun terrace, a seasonal outdoor pool, free Wi-Fi, 3 bedrooms, living room, dining area and kitchen with dishwasher.
The eleventh and twelfth sections, unextended, stone, grey sand + pebbles. Apartment AKTEA COURT 43 and apartment Solferino West with pool with sea views, an outdoor pool, free Wi-Fi, a balcony, air conditioning, 3 bedrooms, a fully equipped kitchen and a flat-screen satellite TV.
Thirteenth precinct. For a beach holiday not suitable, but here right on the coast there are: restaurants, night club and summer bar-café. This stretch of the coast of Germasogeia can be called the area's summer entertainment of guests.
Fourteenth precinct, is quite wide and long, gray sand, easy entry into the sea. Apartments Sea Breeze 17.
Fifteenth precinct, stones, pebbles, grey sand, pine trees, sun loungers and parasols, a place for water sports. This coastline is almost adjacent to the road Gregoriou.
The sixteenth precinct, closes the coast of the municipality Germasogeia. Next is unextended coast municipality Mouttagiakia. On the coast there is a cafe-restaurant.
Limassol Beachfront Holiday Villa with a terrace, free Wi-Fi, a sauna, barbecue facilities and a garden. Includes 6 bedrooms, a flat-screen satellite TV and a bathroom with free toiletries.
Apartment Brand NEW Super Luxury BEACHFRONT with a terrace and air-conditioned consisting of 3 separate bedrooms, a living room, a fully equipped kitchen with a dishwasher and 1 bathroom.
All accommodation in Germasogeia, Limassol, you can view and book here.
The above line of beaches, walking and driving road (Προμαχών Ελευθερίας / Gregoriou), along which: the abundance of cafes, restaurants, bars and small shops are also public transport plying in the city centre of Limassol and next along the Eastern coast area of Limassol.
At the Eastern tip of the municipality Germasogeia, almost on the border with Mouttagiakia on Ariadnis street, are two large supermarkets: Metro and Lidl.
What to do in Germasogeia
Lunapark (Oasis Luna Park), located near the street Gregoriou, in the Eastern part of the Germasogeia.
Park "Cyprus land" is a theme Park where you can get acquainted with the history, culture and traditions of the island of Cyprus. In the Park there are workshops of traditional Cypriot crafts, to manufacture tools and household items, lace, mosaic, pottery, glass, olive oil and honey.
The Central place in the Park is the exhibition dedicated to the history of Cyprus. Also in the Park you can practice archery, watch a short jousting battles, café or take part in professional workshops. Official site.
Reservoir Germasogeia. Along the reservoir of Germasogeia transit routes for Hiking, there are observation decks of the yacht club and picnic areas.
In the presence of permissive licenses in the reservoir you can fish. Say caught: carp, catfish, Rudd, roach, perch, largemouth bass, and other freshwater fish species.
- the ruins of ancient Amathus, which includes the ruins of Amathus and the Acropolis of Amathus, located in the Agios Tychonas;
- to walk along the Coastal road (trail), which runs along the coast of the municipalities of Agios Tychonas and Pyrgos. On this trail you can walk to the ruins of Amathus;
- the medieval castle Kolossi;
- the ruins of Kourion;
- a mountain range of Troodos, such as the top of Olimbos or one of the most beautiful and picturesque villages of Troodos - Omodos.
How to get to Germasogeia, Limassol
From airports Paphos or Larnaca can be reached by public buses to the centre of Limassol, or directly to the hotel by rented car or taxi. Car hire in Cyprus...
Book a taxi/shuttle service is possible in advance, even from home. At any time of the day, at the airport, you will meet your driver with a sign, which will be written your name and surname. For taxi is enough to tell us your flight details! Find out the cost and order a taxi here...
From the centre of Limassol
You can get on 30 bus linking the shopping center MY MALL Limassol with the municipality of Pyrgos. The bus passes the New port, Old port, Limassol Marina, followed by travel along the coast, passing the district of Amathus and the surrounding area of the coast. This bus line is one of the most convenient and popular routes among tourists in Limassol. The fare is € 1.50. A day ticket is 5 Euro.
There are also bus №№ 12, 25, 33, 80, 95, 95A.