Explore Cyprus

Κύπρος - Kıbrıs
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Cyprus is an island located in the Eastern Mediterranean, in the sunniest corner of Europe and is known for its Mediterranean climate, stunning beaches, ancient history and vibrant culture. The official languages are Greek and Turkish, but many other languages are spoken throughout the country.

Cyprus has the world's oldest wine-producing region; archaeological evidence suggests that winemaking may have been taking place here as far back as 4,000 BC!

The major points of interest in Cyprus include some unique historical sites such as the ancient city-kingdoms of Kourion and Amathus, the Temple of Apollo Hylates in Limassol, and the Tombs of the Kings in Paphos. There’s also the beautiful Troodos mountain range with its spectacular mountain villages to explore; and plenty of beach resorts along the coastline offering amazing nightlife experiences and delicious local cuisine.

For the curious, head to Cape Greco National Park with its tranquil lagoons and lush coves; or the Grand Canyon Trail with its breathtaking views of the Akamas Peninsula. And if you’re craving some tranquility then head to Acharavi Bay on the North Coast where you can find a secluded slice of paradise!

Overall, Cyprus makes for a perfect destination – offering a great mix of ancient history, vibrant culture, stunning beaches and plenty of outdoor adventures! Whether you’re looking for a relaxing getaway or an action-packed holiday, there’s something for everyone in Cyprus.