Ayios Dhometios is an urban municipality situated in the central part of Cyprus (Nicosia district). It was founded in 1986. The town has a population of 14000 and its economy is mainly based on the SMEs and Commerce sectors. Ayios Dhometios has participated as a partner in European projects, mainly in the areas of culture and social issues. Our municipality is well known for the church of Saint Dhometios, built in 1720. Situated in Agios Dhometios is also the Hippodrome, the Horse-Races Court, unique in Cyprus.
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Annual activities: Big religious celebration on Saint Dhometios’ day (7 August)
Points of interest: The Byzantine Church of 1720, the Hippodrome (Horse-Races Court).