Located in the center of the island of Cyprus, Troodos is the largest mountain range on the island. The highest peak of Mount Olympus is at 1952 meters above sea level, and hosts ski slopes for winter skiing. The Troodos Mountains stretch across the western side of the island and there are many ski resorts, winter retreats, and interesting churches and mountain peaks to visit. Panoramic views of the whole island can be seen from the mountain tops that host numerous springs, waterfalls, and wildlife which includes the authentic Mouflon which is a type of deer indigenous to Cyprus. This area was the center of Byzantine art which can be found in the numerous churches and monasteries around the area.