Holidays in Ayia Napa are sure to be memorable! Located on the East Coast of Cyprus, this famously lively destination surrounds a central square populated by an eclectic mix of bars, restaurants and clubs, which makes it most popular with young groups of friends. After dancing the night away, recuperate the following morning and indulge in fresh, local cuisine, or, why not relax on the stunning white sands and bask in the 26 degree heat? Fortunately, Ayia Napa's dreamy setting isn't too far away, with flights from most UK airports taking just five hours!
There's so much more to Ayia Napa than meets the eye, and there's plenty on offer for families and couples too. In fact, a little exploring and you'll uncover quiet tavernas tucked down cobbled streets, striking olive trees and even a medieval monastery. As you venture further into Ayia Napa, you'll find plenty of opportunities to indulge in local specialities such as tasty moussaka and halloumi. For those seeking to relax and unwind in peace, follow the coast a little past Ayia Napa to the serene Nissi Beach. This quieter chunk of the coast boasts a crystal clear shore akin to the Caribbean - perfect for visitors pursuing somewhere a little secluded.
Spend your days trying out the range of watersports available on Ayia Napa's beaches, such as parasailing through the sapphire waves of the Mediterranean sea. Or, why not discover the breath-taking sights on a boat trip? If that's not enough, you can while away your time back on land by hiking or cycling through the scenic Troodos Mountains. When the temperatures soar, cool yourself off with a trip to Ayia Napa's Ancient Greece-themed water park, Waterworld! Once you've worked up an appetite, there's a whole host of international restaurants to choose from including many familiar names, as well as authentic Cypriot restaurants where you can sample the local cuisine.
Thanks to the popularity of Ayia Napa holidays there's a wide range of accommodation on offer, from self-catering apartments to quaint guest houses and luxury hotels. A favourite among many travelers, Ayia Napa sees an influx of young and lively crowds throughout the busier summer months. But, with the perfect mix of beautiful weather, striking beaches and great family-friendly activities, it's just as appealing to families of all ages too.
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Things To Do
Parasailing, banana boats, boat trips and diving there's no shortage of water based activities to enjoy on your Ayia Napa holiday. On dry land, hiking, cycling and jeep safaris in the scenic Troodos Mountains are a popular choice. Don't miss a trip to WaterWorld, Ayia Napa's Ancient Greece themed water park. Ayia Napa is famous for being one of the Mediterranean's liveliest party resorts. After dark, you're spoilt for choice with an array of cocktail and karaoke bars, big name clubs, foam parties and international DJs. For a quieter night, head out of town to a small taverna for folk dancing and bouzouki music. Most hotels have their own in house entertainment, which is often child friendly in accommodation that's geared towards families.
Food & Drink
Choose from a host of international restaurants in Ayia Napa, serving up food from China, India, Mexico and beyond. Of course, there are plenty of fast food restaurants for fixes of burgers and chips. Try local specialities like moussaka and halloumi in traditional tavernas.