You won’t want to miss a visit to this coastal resort town on the southeast coast of Cyprus, where the days are long and leisurely, and the evenings are buzzing with lively nightlife. In the Ayia Napa area, you’ll find some of the most beautiful beaches in Cyprus to please everyone in your travel group. Nissi Beach is popular with both locals and tourists, and day and night, you’ll always find something to do at this hub of activity known for its lively party scene. For a quieter beach environment, pay a visit to Makronissos Beach or Pantachou Beach for calm relaxation, watersports, and sunbathing. Then head over to Ayia Napa Harbour to take a cruise on the wide-open blue water of the Mediterranean, or dine on the fresh catch of the day from local fishermen.
Adventure lovers will be in their element at nearby Cape Greco National Park, with its pools of crystal blue water, natural rock formations, and sea caves making this a perfect spot for snorkeling, swimming, and cliff jumping.
One of the most treasured landmarks in the area is the Ayia Napa Monastery in the central square of Plateia Seferi, rich in medieval history and intriguing architecture. And of course, families will surely want to experience nearby WaterWorld, the largest themed waterpark throughout all of Europe.