Located south-east of Cyprus, in the district of Famagusta and surrounded by the Mediterranean Sea, Ayia Napa is a perfect place for all beach lovers. The nearest airport (Larnaca) is 45 km away, so it will not be long till Your amazing holidays begins. Ayia Napa is a lively, large, active and picturesque town. The resort is well known for its exciting nightlife and usually is full of young people who want to have fun and go wild. Ayia Napa is called the capital of parties, so it gets very crowded during the summer. Travelers who seek more privacy and tranquillity also will find cozy spots a little bit farer from the hustle and bustle in the centre. In Ayia Napa the views are breathtaking and the beaches are glamorous. The main beach in the area is called Grecian Bay (Glyki Nero). This beach has a very long and sandy coastline full of small shops, little restaurants and luxury hotels. The most popular beach is Nissi Beach which is about 4 km from the city centre. This beach, awarded a Blue Flag, consists of two golden sandy beaches connected with each other and surrounded by azure waters. Bars, caffes, watersports and more facilities are available at this stunning corner of paradise. About 14 km from Nissi beach You will find Konnos bay, which is known as one of the most picturesque beaches with magnificent views. This is a perfect place for photoshoots. Usually lots of Instagramers are making photo sessions at this amazing spot.
Got bored of lying on the beach and drinking cocktails? Want some activities? It is good that Ayia Napa can offer much more. Discover scuba diving in the shallow waters, take part in Mountain food and wine degustation, enjoy a romantic catamaran cruise, take a walking tour in Cape Greco, visit WaterWorld Themed Waterpark or dance at the disco until dawn. If You are looking for fun, sun and beach, this resort has everything You desire.
When to go
The perfect time to visit Ayia Napa is early autumn and late spring for mild climate. During this period the temperature rises till 24°C or sometimes even 28°C. The warmest month is July, when the temperature rises more than 30°C. The high season is called in June, July and August. Ayia Napa becomes especially live, crowded and even crazy during these months. In winter (December, January and February) the temperature drops till around 14°C or even 7°C at night.