Paphos District is ane o the sax destricts o Cyprus an it is situatit in the wastren pairt o Cyprus. Its main toun an caipital is Paphos. The entire destrict is controlled bi the internaitionally recognized govrenment o Cyprus. There are fower municipalities in Paphos Destrict: Paphos, Yeroskipou, Peyia, an Polis Chrysochous.
The aurie o the destrict is 1,393 km.², which constitutes the 15.1% o the total aurie o the island, an the population in 2007 wis 76,100. Its coastal aurie is characterized bi gulfs an coves, capes an points, beaches an tiny isles. The destrict can be dividit intae three morphological regions: the coastal plain, lyin mainly belaw 200 metres, the hilly aurie extendin frae plain up tae the igneous rocks o Paphos forest an the muntainous region, lyin mainly on the igneous rocks o the Paphos forest. Northwast o the Destrict is the Akamas peninsula.