Welcome to Larnaka & the East

Cyprus’ east has more to offer than sunbathing and sandcastles. Hike Cape Greco’s coastal path for glorious scenery and weird rock formations then follow the winding roads inland to wander snoozy villages which hug hillsides speckled with wild fennel. Delve into the very beginning of this island’s human habitation at the neolithic site of Choirokoitia or whiz back not quite so far in history with a fresco-infused... Read More

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$41.13 Cultural & Theme Tours

Full Day Troodos and Nicosia Excursion from Protaras

Pick up from Protaras Hotels 7:00am - 7:35am, the exact pick up time will be communicated to you upon confirmation. First drive to Nicosia, the capital of the island, where free time (aproximately 1 hour)  will be given to stroll around the Walled Old Town Centre, relax with a coffee (optional extra) or walk up to the barrier (also known as "Green Line") that divides Nicosia into two since the Turkish invation in 1974.Afterwards drive towards Troodos Mountains and stop at Kakopetria, a well- preserved village with traditional picturesque houses. In Kakopetria you will get the chance to walk around the quiet little village known for its running waters and mini waterfall and mingle with the friendly locals (approximately 45 minutes). Continue towards the peak of Troodos Mountains where the forest stretches as far as the eye can see. Stop at Troodos square (approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes), where free time will be given for lunch (optional extra). Situated right in the heart of the island, this location offers some of the most breathtaking views in Cyprus.Following lunch you will experience one of the highlights of this excursion, a visit to the beautiful traditional village of Omodos. The village is built around the Holy Cross monastery, one of the oldest and most sacred monasteries on the island. Omodos is famous wine producing village with lots of small shops where you can taste and buy some of the best local Cypriot handmade products and wine.Visitors must dress appropriately when visiting religious places. No tank tops or shorts are allowed for men and women.

$27.42 Cultural & Theme Tours

Famagusta and Salamis Excursion from Ayia Napa

You will be picked up from Ayia Napa Hotels at approximately 8.00 - 8.30am (exact pick up time will be given to you upon confirmation). The first stop is the Monastery of Saint Barnabas, the founder of the Cypriot Orthodox Church. There you will also have the chance to visit the Icon Museum of the Monastery as well as the tomb of Saint Barnabas who martyred in the area in 52AD. The trip continues with a visit to the ancient city-kingdom of Salamis, founded right after the Trojan War by the archer Teucer who came from the Greek Island of Salamis. Time will be given there for a guided tour around the archaeological site which includes a beautiful ancient Greek theater and marble columns, Roman baths and a Gymnasium (optional extra).You will then drive back to Famagusta old Town Centre, where free time will be given for lunch (optional extra) and sightseeing. During your free time there, it is highly recommend that you walk around the Venetian Walls that surround the old part of the town and a visit at the Gothic church of Saint Nicolas and Othello Castle (optional extra) which is mentioned by William Shakespeare in his play "Othello". Guests that take the extra option to visit Saint Barnabas and Salamis will have approximately 2 hours free time in Famagusta old Town Centre. Guests not taking this option, will have approximately 4 hours free time in Famagusta Old Town Centre.Your last stop will be the the beach located right next to the "Ghost Town".  There you will have the chance to swim in the crystal clear blue waters of the beautiful golden, sandy beach of Famagusta, whilst taking in the eerie sight of the abandoned buildings which have been desolate since the Turkish invasion in 1974. On your way back we drive right next to the "Ghost Town", where you can see exactly how the area that was once the best tourist resort of the island, now looks like.A current valid passport is required on the day of travel (European Union Citizens are allowed to use Identity Cards - For other nationalities passports are required).  Only original documents will be accepted at the checkpoint - no photocopies are allowed.

$127.95 Food, Wine & Nightlife

Ayia Napa Events Package

Pambos Napa Rocks Pool Party (Worth £30)Pambos Napa Rocks Pool Party is held at Pambos Napa Rocks Hotel, situated right at the heart of the resort of Ayia Napa. It is just a short walk from the Harbor, Sandy Bay, Nissi Beach & the main town square of Ayia Napa. The famous Pambos Pool Party takes place once a week from 2pm till 7pm, expect some huge DJ's to make a surprise visit and the best atmosphere in Napa.UKG Night (Worth £20)Ayia Napa is where the UK garage scene was made and its now back again for 2017. Expect old school classics, top DJs, MC's and an epic atmosphere. In addition, all Party Hard guests will receive a 1 hour open bar. Everything will be covered in this epic Napa party package.Addicted to Bass (Worth £20)Proving itself to be the best house night in Ayia Napa, Addicted to Bass is back once again for the summer season. Expect top house DJ’s, banging house tunes, and drinks offers all night long. In addition, all Party Hard guests will receive a 1 hour open bar.Free Club Tickets (Worth £35)You’ve experienced the best bars in Napa, now it’s time to go to the best clubs. Receive a bundle of free entry tickets to Napa's top clubs, which are sure to give you a true taste of the Ayia Napa nightlife.Wristband (Worth £10)Party Hard Summer 2017 T-Shirt (Worth £10)Let everyone in Napa know that you are ready to Party Hard. Get your free Party Hard Summer T-Shirt and go and make some unforgettable memories in the clubs of some of the biggest resorts in the whole of Europe.BCL Festival or Beach Party (Worth £50)The biggest beach party in Ayia Napa that always puts on a show, with international superstars performing - this year featured Craig David, Sigma and Example. With fireworks, dancers, and special drinks offers for Party Hard customers this night will be one to remember. Paint Party- 2 hours free bar (Worth £50)Here it is, the messiest night in Ayia Napa - get involved and get messy at this huge 18-30 style party. Spend the night in the thick of it in the main arena or relax in the chill out area. Receive 2 hours of open bar. Eat, sleep, paint repeat. After Party Pass (Worth £35)With every Ayia Napa party package you will get a free after party pass every night to the after party events. This means your night out doesn’t have to end early. Party till the sun comes up every night.

$43.41 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Black Pearl Pirate Ship from Ayia Napa Hotels

Have you seen Pirates of the Carribean?  Well here's the Pirates of the Mediterranean! The 3 level Pirate Ship is a Family Orientated Cruise which is fun for all ages. No matter what age, you are guaranteed a lot of laughs and memories to cherish by stepping back into the past, were Pirates ruled the high seas!  Enjoy a complimentary pick up from your Ayia Napa Hotel to Ayia Napa Harbour. You will be picked up at 10.00 a.m. (exact pick up time will be communicated to you in advance) and transferred to Ayia Napa Harbour. At approximately 11.00 hrs the Black Pearl Pirate Ship will set sail from Ayia Napa Harbour. During the day you will sail along the beautiful Ayia Napa - Protaras coastline where you can admire the Sea Caves of Ayia Napa, view Cape Greco, Konnos Bay as well as Fig Tree Bay. During the day you can swim in crystal clear, turquoise waters as there are a few swimming stops along the way.You will have the opportunity to enjoy a live Swashbuckling Entertainment show where the Pirates perform with their swords, before settling down for sumptuous Pirate Food. Lunch includes roast chicken, roast potatoes, rice, tzatziki and coleslaw. Drinks are not included.The ship will then return to shore after 4 hours at the sea and you will be transferred back to your Ayia Napa Hotel shortly at 15.00 hrs. Drop off at your Ayia Napa Hotel at the end of the tour. Full facilities on board.

$43.41 Day Trips & Excursions

Discover Cyprus Excursion from Ayia Napa

Be picked up from your hotel in Ayia Napa and be driven to Nicosia, the capital of the island, where free time will be given (approximately 1 hour) to stroll around the Town Centre within the Venetial Walls, relax with a coffee (optional) or walk up to the line (also known as the "Green Line") that divides Nicosia into two since the Turkish invasion of 1974.  Continuing your journey towards Troodos Mountains, stop at Virgin Mary of Asinou Church. You will enjoy a guided tour of this UNESCO World Heritage Site and you will be stunned by the beauty of the amazing frescoes. The next stop is Troodos Mountains Square, where free time (approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes) will be given for lunch (optional extra). Situated right in the green heart of the island, this location offers some of the most breathtaking mountain views of Cyprus.Then visit the picturesque Lania Village, one of the famous Commandaria wine producing villages.  Commandaria is one of the oldest wines in the world and it has been produced in Cyprus for more than 4000 years.  Homer mentions this sweet tasting wine in his ancient texts. Free time you will be given at Lania Village (approximately 45 minutes).The return journey will take you through Limassol, the second largest town of the island, where you will have some free time (approximately 1 hour) to stroll around the Old Town Centre and the surroundings of this beautiful and cosmopolitan coastal town. Don't miss out on the opportunity to visit Limassol Marina and the recently restored "Old Port"   which is within short walking distance from the Old Town Centre.Visitors must dress appropriately when visiting religious places.  No tank tops or shorts allowed for men or women.

$22.85 Day Trips & Excursions

Larnaca Market and Camel Park Excursion from Ayia Napa

You will be picked up from your hotel in Ayia Napa between 08.35 and 08.55am. This trip first takes you to the outskirts of Larnaca where you will have the chance to visit an outdoor market and grab some bargains (free time for approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes).  You will then visit the largest Camel Park in Cyprus in Mazotos Village.  Adults can sit back and relax in the beautiful surroundings of the park or cool down with a swim at the swimming pool.  Children can play in the grounds of the park where you can find a games room, trampolines, hall of mirrors, mini golf, 5 D cinema and a small aquarium.  You also have the chance to meet a wide variety of animals, donkeys, horses, ponies, deer, goats and ostriches.For lunch (optional extra), the restaurant of Camel Park also offers a great value for money buffet as well as other snacks and refreshments that the whole family can enjoy!  Most importantly though everyone can enjoy a camel ride (optional extra).