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near Koíli, Eparchía Páfou (Cyprus)
In wet weather, mountain routes can be tricky or even dangerous. This walk starts on 4x4 tracks so it should usually be safe but there might be slippery mud on the slopes. Later there are tarmac roads. The busiest roads have been avoided. Part of the route is on the E4 Trans-Europe path.
The 08:30 bus, route-614, goes from the Karavella Bus Station to the end of the line at Koili. The walk can be started from the Harbour Bus Station. Add 6 km if walking or use the 618 bus.
The first half of the walk is very nice in the hills. Then it becomes more urban, but even here there are some interesting spots. There is a fine old church in Emba and the walk follows a ravine which is interesting. You can look down on the fly-tipped rubbish. You can tell the maximum river flow from the size of the domestic appliances washed down.
Once you are out of the mountains, if you are getting tired or the weather turns bad, head west to the coast road and catch the frequent 615 bus.
There are a couple of places where you could go wrong. The wanted path is less obvious than the inviting incorrect alternative. Following the track with a hand-held GPS device is the safest option. I used a Garmin eTrex 20. It's paid for itself many times over by not having to purchase local maps which are frequently little use for walkers.