Larnaca on the southeast coast of Cyprus, is one of the oldest inhabited cities in the world. A fascinating town, where old meets new, it offers the ideal beach holiday.
A cosmpolitian and lively city, it combines history with modern facilities to create a fantastic sun holiday. It has been a prominent culture spot for many years, thanks to its rich history, elegant architecture and beautiful scenery.
Eight miles of sandy beaches, with watersports and scuba diving, a yacht marina and a port, Larnaca is an excellent choice for family holidays. The city is famous for its long palm tree lined promenade, with lively cafes, tavernas, bars and restaurants. Shopping is another major draw to the city, with a mixture of high street shops and individual craft shops and markets.
Larnaca holidays will appeal to history lovers too with its 17th century fort, historical castle and Hala Sultan, a world renowned shrine. Day visits can be made to see the flamingoes at the local salt lake, the waterpark in Ayia Napa or the Camel Park at Mazatos. The rest of Cyprus can also be easily explored and Larnaca is the best place from which to do it.
Larnaca Airport to Larnaca: 30mins approx