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Ιερό Απόλλωνα Υλάτη, Λεμεσός, Κύπρος

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Apollon Hylates, god of the woodland, was the protector of Kourion. According to archaeological sources he was worshiped here from the 8th century BC to the 4th century AD. His sanctuary was an important religious center. It consisted of Apollo’s temple, which has been partly restored, pilgrim halls, the ‘palaistra’, a bath complex, and a holy precinct.

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Cyprus Tourism Organisation
Κυπριακός Οργανισμός Τουρισμού

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EL, EN

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Library of Cyprus University of Technology
Digital Heritage Research Lab of Cyprus University of Technology

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Cyprus Tourism Organisation
Κυπριακός Οργανισμός Τουρισμού

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Apollo_Hylates_lrg

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Απαγορεύεται η δημοσίευση ή αναπαραγωγή, ηλεκτρονική ή άλλη χωρίς τη γραπτή συγκατάθεση του δημιουργού.

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Citation

Cyprus Tourism Organisation and Κυπριακός Οργανισμός Τουρισμού, “Sanctuary of Apollon Hylates, Limassol, Cyprus,” Αψίδα, accessed June 17, 2021, https://apsida.cut.ac.cy/items/show/12462.

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