Ayia Napa – The Paradise of the Mediterranean
Ayia Napa is a thriving and modern town in Cyprus often labelled the ‘paradise of the Mediterranean’, where serene beaches and turquoise clear waters soothe and enhance the spirit. A colourful and vibrant town, Ayia Napa offers a long, summer periods suitable for sun worshippers and sea sport activities, while winter becomes a haven for nature lovers.
Located near Cape Greco, at the eastern edge of Cyprus, Ayia Napa lies south of Famagusta and forms part of a larger area known as ‘Kokkinochoria’ (a name derived from the rich, red colour of the soil). The town itself is considered a playground for young and old and offers a plethora of restaurants, pubs, shops and banks including all the daily services and amenities.
Ayia Napa also offers a wide range of world heritage sites including churches and monasteries to museums, sea caves and waterparks. This enchanting part of Cyprus is a must for every visitor visiting the island, and anyone wishing to make the cosmopolitan town of Ayia Napa a permanent home.