The top things to do in Cyprus

From breathtaking sparkling seas and clean beaches to delicious traditional dishes, there’s so many reasons why Cyprus is one of the best holiday destinations for those looking for an unforgettable getaway. Cyprus continues to wow travellers every year and we can understand exactly why! With perfect year-round weather and 40 official blue flag beaches, there simply isn’t anywhere else you’d rather be this year. Discover the whole of this beautiful island from one city to the other, giving you the chance to see the island in a short time. Whether you’re holidaying in Cyprus for a week, there’s so much to do! 

 

Ayia Napa

 

Often known as Cyprus’ wildest resort, Ayia Napa offers more than just vibrant nightlife. There are a range of activities perfect for families in this corner of Cyprus, with a water park and a permanent funfair along with plenty of blue flag awarded beaches to discover. Take a day out to visit the beautiful sea caves of Cape Geko, boasting stunning rock formations along with a number of activities like snorkeling. Take in the peaceful scenery, offering a great place to catch a gorgeous sunset and don’t forget to snap up those lovely Instagram photos! Those seeking a day of thrill can enjoy a splashing time at the Waterworld Waterpark, with more than 30 different crazy rides perfect for adrenaline seekers, it’s the perfect fun day out for everyone. 

 

 

Paphos

 

Paphos is the city where locals pride themselves on being the birthplace of the Aphrodite, the goddess of love and beauty – and that is exactly what you’ll find here in Paphos. Discover the beauty of Paphos by taking a stroll on Paphos harbour and port, the ideal place to watch the sunset. Those interested in mythology and history can take a trip to Aphrodite’s Rock, a gorgeous landscape with a giant formation of rocks on the coastline, another place ideal for a scenic walk and some fantastic photos! Paphos boasts a variety of archeological sites, like the Kato Paphos Archaeological Park, Tombs of the Kings and Paphos Castle. Families can also take a trip to Paphos Aphrodite Waterpark for a splashing time!

 

View of embankment at Paphos Harbour – Cyprus

 

Limassol


Take a trip to Limassol and relax on the clean sandy beaches, along with a range of friendly taverns to indulge in delicious Mediterranean cuisines and local wines. Expect to discover a city full of history and beauty, visit the historical Kourion, a UNESCO world heritage site with 6,000 years of human history, explore the large buildings, intricate mosaics and statues. There’s also no shortage of water parks in Cyprus, making it the ideal family holiday destination. Enjoy a fun day out at Fasouri Watermania, you’ll need a whole day at this fantastic waterpark! Packed with pools, slides, eateries and side-attractions ideal for people of all ages. Grown ups can even relax and book a massage at the on-site parlour or on the sunbeds by the pool.