Among all the Mediterranean resorts, Cyprus takes priority. Lovers of quiet pastime in harmony and solitude with nature, fans of noisy parties and loud parties, families with children and those who prefer to spend time on numerous excursions – everyone can choose the holiday that suits him!
Cyprus is divided into several resorts, and they all differ from each other in the internal atmosphere. Prezas Tours has prepared for you a description of popular resorts in Cyprus – with their advantages for the guests of the island.
This town “grew” from the most ancient Byzantine settlements. It is in the east of Cyprus and over the past 30 years has developed actively from a fishing village to a tourist district. Ayia Napa is incredibly popular with young people. Although in the daytime there is a calm and peaceful atmosphere in most of them, with the onset of dusk the town turns into a nightlife center in Cyprus. Clubs, bars, and restaurants with open-air dance halls – there are audible hits of the European charts, cheerful hum and dancing. The most visited institutions are located on Bar Street. In the “high” season in Ayia Napa a huge number of vacationers.
In addition to bright and rich night rest, the youth will appreciate the beaches of Ayia Napa. Soft, golden sand, azure sea and a coast with a gentle slope – everything is clean and well maintained. The most noisy and famous Nissi beach boasts white sand with clear water. In the evenings, “open air” parties “roll up” here.
Active beach holidays in Ayia Napa will not make anyone bored! Here, on the choice of young and daring, a lot of water sports are provided: diving, water skiing, windsurfing, boating and much more.
In the afternoon in Ayia Napa, in addition to relaxing on the beach, you can visit the ancient monastery in the center of the resort and several interesting sights near the city, for example, “The Bridge of Lovers”.
Neighboring with Aya Napa Protaras is strikingly different internal “mood” from his predecessor. This small resort village with stunningly beautiful nature and harmonious atmosphere attracts lovers of romance, quiet and family holidays.
Protaras is far from noisy and loud parties, everything here is very calm and measured. However, in the evenings the resort “comes to life”, and lovers of fun can relax to appreciate the taste of the many bars, restaurants and discos. Also, with the onset of the evening, a colorful singing fountain comes to life in the city.
During the day you can visit the aquarium and the zoo. And next to Protaras there are several popular attractions that romantic couples like, such as Cape Greco and the “Tree of Desires”.
The beaches of Protaras are sandy, famous for their cleanliness, the convenience of the coastal zone and good infrastructure. The most picturesque and comfortable places for a beach holiday are located in the area of the Fig bay. The local beaches are framed by a small ancient grove of fig trees. And just like in Ayia Napa, on the beaches of Protaras you can try several popular water activities.
Paphos is considered the quietest, quietest, and therefore – the elite resort in Cyprus. This town is considered the birthplace of Aphrodite, for which it deserved the love and recognition of tourists. Here it is not cheap, but the level of service of hotels is predominantly “VIP”, individual beaches are mostly wild and stony, and everywhere there is a desire for maximum comfort.
The resort of Paphos includes the towns of Paphos, Aphrodite Hills, Polis, Latchi, as well as the popular and best in Paphos sandy beach of Coral Bay. Many tourists note that, in addition to the exclusivity, Paphos is different from all other resorts sights. In fact, Paphos is a historical monument. There are many ancient buildings preserved to this day, excavations of ancient tombs are underway and the Akamas national park-reserve operates.
The resort in Larnaca is popular mainly with couples with young children and pensioners. For everyone who wants a quiet and relaxing holiday in maximum comfort and away from noisy parties, Larnaca will be an excellent option! Here the hotels are located mainly in the tourist zone on the Gulf Coast, the descent into the sea is shallow and shallow. And the beaches – with grayish-yellow sand and small pebbles with shells. Also, in Larnaca is the famous in Europe palm alley Finikoudes, restaurants and cafes in the open air near the sea. Here you can visit the ancient monastery of Cyprus – Stavrovouni, the church of St. Lazarus and the village of Lefkara nearby. There you can buy famous lace and silver jewelry.
This city boasts wealthy, rich and respectable vacationers. Celebrities, sportsmen and just well-off married couples like to be here. Recently, Limassol is not inferior to the popularity of Ayia Napa in the environment of youth recreation. Limassol has a convenient location – in the heart of Cyprus, and is rich in entertainment: three water parks, an amusement park with a unique zoo and a large number of attractions, including picturesque