When booking your Cyprus holiday we can find cheap holidays by using our extensive
experience and expertise to find the right accommodation for your needs,
whether you want a hotel or self-catering.
We can give you the peace of mind of not having to worry about any part
of your arrangements. When booking your Cyprus holiday we can spare you the considerable time and effort
of making price comparisons, as we have already done this, comparing
hundreds of flights and hotels to arrive at those that offer the best
value for your cheap holidays or last minute holiday. For your Cyprus holiday we can arrange resort transfers, or book a private taxi if you
prefer; we can arrange airport parking in the U.K. at discounted rates;
and car hire in resort, again at best possible prices;
and the all important Travel Insurance. All you have to do is pack your
cases and enjoy your cyprus holiday.
Population: 721 900
Time Zone: GMT + 2
Driving side: Drivers drive on the left side of the road.
Languages: Greek, Turkish & English
Religion: Greek Orthodox 78%
Emergency #: Police: 112, Ambulance: 112 & Fire Brigade: 112
Agia Napa – One of Cypruss top tourist attractions for a last minute holiday. Thirty years ago
this seaside resort town did not exist. Today its excellent beaches, hotels,
restaurants and superb clubs are the best the country has to offer and great for cheap holidays.
Larnaka – A popular coastal town and Cyprus holiday favourite with a fort dating back to the 15th
century as well as the underground biblical city of Kition.
Paphos – On the west coast of the island, the town of Paphos attracts
many tourists looking for a cyprus holiday due to its favourable location near many other charming seaside
towns. Vouni Panayia Winery is located east of the city and is a great place
to sample the local wines to enjoy on your cheap holidays. Coral Bay to the north is the place to go if diving
is your passion with many dive shops that offer courses and excursions.
Akamas National Park – Studded with sandy bays, deep gorges and home
to over 500 species of plants, 168 types of birds plus a host of other animals
and insects this cyprus holiday is a nature lovers paradise.
Troodos Mountains – Well-maintained trails wind up through the slopes
of these ancient mountains past Byzantine churches and black pine trees. In
winter Mt Olympus plays host to hundreds of skiers taking a last minute holiday.
Fig Tree Bay – Ideal for all kinds of sea sports, this is an exceptionally
beautiful beach. It is extremely popular and has many shops with great bargains on your cheap holidays, restaurants and
cafes that look on to it.
Agia Napa – Considered as having the top beaches in the Mediterranean
with crystal clear water, golden sands and all the expected facilities and
water sports. Some of the beaches include Macronissos – well sheltered;
Ayia Thekla – small with a reachable small island; Nissi
Bay – sheltered,
good facilities; Sandy Bay – good for water sports; Limnara – well
protected with water sports; Main Beach – very popular for a Cyprus holiday with good facilities.
West Coast – Excellent, wide sandy beaches overlooked by luxury hotels
and restaurants surround Coral Bay. If your perfect cyprus holiday is a quieter beach experience
you can make your way to Cape Lara, which is the nesting site for Green and
NATIONAL FESTIVALS & HOLIDAYS
Carnival – An Annual event that delights adults and children
alike. This event brings the entire town together with massive local participation
in the parades and festivities.
New Year’s Day – Jan 1
Epiphany – Jan 6
Clean Monday (start of Lent) – Feb 23
Greek Independence Day – March 25
EOKA – April 1
Orthodox Good Friday – March/April
Orthodox Easter Monday – March/April
Orthodox Easter Tuesday – March/April
May Day – May 1
Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary – Aug 15
Independence – October 1
Ochi – October 28
Christmas Day – Dec 25
2nd Day of Christmas – Dec 26