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Tala Monastery Cat Park

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Last day in Cyprus

Had not heard of this sanctuary until our last day in Paphos. Luckily as cat lovers we had the time... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Michael N
Cheadle Hulme, United Kingdom

we’ve visited twice so far on our trip to cyprus, each time was fantastic. to begin with, i love... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Falkirk, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Had not heard of this sanctuary until our last day in Paphos. Luckily as cat lovers we had the time to visit. From entering the gate you are surrounded by cats of all ages, colours and sizes. Most of the cats were very loving and...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Michael N
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

we’ve visited twice so far on our trip to cyprus, each time was fantastic. to begin with, i love cats but before i visited i was a bit frightened of them due to previous experiences, all these cats are so friendly and it quickly got...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank mollsey
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was one of my Paphos highights; it was such a good place to visit. So many cats, but all well cared for and very happy, despite the site being relatively small. If you sit down, expect a few purring, furry friends to join you!...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank 559sueb
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are a cat lover, then this is a place you really would like to go. hundreds of cats all want your attention. you can pat them as much as you like and they will never get tired.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank eyalg449
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a MUST!!! I was completely taken back by just how many cats I was surrounded by! I haven never felt more at home. All the cats are soooo loving and friendly! Such a beautiful wonderful place! The staff are just so caring...More

Date of experience: March 2019
2  Thank Sclynie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a dedicated team of workers. With 500 odd cats and everyone appeared to be cared for. There was no charge but could not leave without wanting to give a donation.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank David F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

went to tala last may to help out with the cats and did some cleaning for them the cat park is a wonderful place all the cats are loved well fed and cared for the staff are lovely and alwhys make you welcome they are...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank tiapoppybailey
Reviewed 8 February 2019 via mobile

so much sick cats there in not good conditions. We want help with food and helping hands, very unfriendly management their, don't need anything for the cats, sorry maybe only for the pocket..... we Was shocked, sorry open your eyes, is it true helping to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank S K
Reviewed 7 February 2019

Visited Tala monastery cat park after visiting nearby St Neophytus monastery (itself a place of great serenity). Over 800 stray cats and kittens are cared for entirely by volunteers. In a world filled with seemingly endless stories of human cruelty and unkindness, this place of...More

Date of experience: February 2019
2  Thank graeme H
Reviewed 11 January 2019

Whenever I visit Paphos, which is annually, I visit here with a friend. An English lady looks after the cats and is very grateful for a donation. The cats are very friendly and curious and some of them are stunningly beautiful. I can't imagine why...More

Date of experience: March 2018
3  Thank Celia G
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Julie N
24 September 2018|
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Response from Royjan | Reviewed this property |
Hi Julie, Not sure where you're hotel would be but I got a taxi first time from Paphos town (3 of us ) and it cost 30 euro - a return trip . Had over an hour at the park (abs brilliant ! )
30 August 2017|
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Response from ritacordes | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sonia, If you are staying in Kato Pafos, then you would make your way to the harbour bus station and take then 603 or 618 to Karavella bus station. From Karavella station, you would change to bus 604 to Tala Monastery... More
27 June 2016|
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Response from perfect_match1 | Reviewed this property |
No you don't it's all free