The renovations of the port were to add offices, shops, cafes, restaurants and large squares with pedestrian walks. A place to host cultural events and make the community come together.
Limassol old port today attracts locals and tourists to go shopping, relax at the cafes by the boats and just wander around. This once old port is now a modern meets old place for everyone to meet and enjoy themselves.
Near the Old port you will also find the historic Limassol Castle and also the old towns commercial center and the embankment area. This placed a great deal of value to the choice of upgrading the port as it would become a cultural center for all. The promotion of all of the surrounding of the old port area were taken into consideration.