This popular, family-oriented resort has some of the best sandy beaches in Cyprus!
Situated between Ayia Napa and Paralimni lies the rapidly expanding resort of Protaras. The beautiful beach of Fig Tree Bay with it's fabulous golden sands and idyllic coves along with numerous other wonderful beaches in the area provide a great excuse to spend lazy days by the sea. Take advantage of the crystal clear waters with the many watersports on offer, including scuba diving.
Evenings can be spent enjoying a meal in one of the numerous tavernas or restaurants within the resort or visiting one of the many bars. Protaras also boasts two discos for those seeking a lively night out and only 10 kms away is Ayia Napa with it's bustling night life for a wider selection.
Facilities in resort are plentiful with a wide selection of shops, however a little further along the coast lies the typically Cypriot village of Paralimni offering a much wider range.
Protaras holidays offer spectacular scenery with golden sandy beaches ideal for sun worshippers. It's a relaxed haven that's suitable for both families and couples.
Things To See
Protaras holiday will present you with an opportunity to sample the rich history and culture Cyprus has to offer.
- The Cypriot village of Paralimni is adjacent to Protaras and is worth visiting to see the pretty village square surrounded by tavernas and churches.
- There are some great cycling and walking tracks and if you are feeling energetic you could hike up to the Ayios Illias Church from which there is a spectacular view.