Zivania is a traditional alcoholic beverage made only in Cyprus. Zivania has been produced in Cyprus since the time the Republic of Venice ruled the island, around the end of the 14th century. Since 2004 , Zivania has been protected under the EU regulations as a product unique to Cyprus and as such cannot be produced in any other country and marketed under this name.
The festival takes place in Alona and Pelendri in two consecutive weekends. It includes distillation of Zivania demonstration, promotional kiosks with traditional products, and folklore music and dance programmes. The local sights are open for visitors during the festival.
Location: Alona village square (Pitsilia region)
Contact Phone: +357 25 421020 – 99 352547 – 99 630414
Location: Pelendri village square
Contact Phone: +357 25 552503 – 99 352547 – 99 630414