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Ancient Idalion Archaeological Site

The ancient city of Idhalion (now Dali) was founded by the Achaean hero of the Trojan war, Chalcanor - a descendant of Teucer, the founder of Salamis. According to legend, Ancient Idalion is where Adonis - Aphrodite’s lover - was killed by her jealous lover Aris, the Olympian God of War. The site includes a museum and Visitor Centre and findings are exhibited across the world.

Dali, Nicosia