Copper mine on Cyprus

‘Cupros’ – The ancient copper industry of Cyprus Both culture history and the development of copper production will be explored, starting with the initial experimentation of copper metallurgy during the Chalcolithic to the industry of the Roman period.

Beyond technical artifact, the role of copper in the formation of early polity of the island and the role of Cyprus within the East Mediterranean during the Bronze Age will be explored.

Sites that are included in this excursion are the display of copper metallurgy in the Cyprus museum, Kissonerga-Mosphilia, Marki-Alonia, Kalavasos-Ayios Dimitrios, or Skouriotissa mine.

A recommended visit during your stay in Paphos and Sentido Thalassa Boutique Hotel & Spa.