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The donkey, a humble and hardworking creature, holds a special place in the heart of Cypriots, intertwining itself with the island's rich cultural heritage, symbolizing resilience, and fostering a deep sense of community.

The donkey has been an integral part of Cypriot culture for centuries, serving as a reliable mode of transportation and a loyal companion to the island's inhabitants. In ancient times, donkeys played a vital role in trade routes, carrying goods across the rugged terrains of Cyprus. Their strength and endurance made them essential for traversing the challenging landscapes and narrow village streets.
Beyond its practical uses, the Cyprus donkey holds a deep cultural symbolism. It represents the resilience and resourcefulness of the Cypriot people, who have relied on these animals to overcome the island's geographical obstacles. The donkey's unwavering spirit, despite the burden it carries, is seen as a reflection of the Cypriot character, persevering in the face of adversity.

"Achna Lake Donkey Park", the largest donkey park in Cyprus, invites you to spend a few hours with the children at our place. You will have a unique oportunity to get closer our cute quadupeds. You will have the opportunity to feed the donkeys and participate in grooming them, alongside our experienced staff. providing an educational and entertaining experience, as you and your children learn to interact with the animals and collaborate with the professionals who take care of the donkeys.

From the restaurant area, you can enjoy a stunning view of the Achnas dam, which is particularly notable due to its location in a vast, open landscape stretching for 40 km. The dam holds significant biological value and falls within the special protection zone of Natura 2000.

Additionally, in the park, children will have the opportunity to observe other animals up close, such as goats, piglets, deer, and many more.

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