What side of Cyprus is Protaras?

To answer your question, Protaras is in the free side of Cyprus, not on the Turkish occupied area.

Is Paphos near Protaras?

The distance between Paphos and Protaras is 151 km. The road distance is 186.4 km. How do I travel from Paphos to Protaras without a car? … Yes, the driving distance between Paphos to Protaras is 186 km.

Is Protaras Cyprus nice?

Re: What is Protaras like? Very suitable for families. It is touristy but that’s what you would expect with a resort right by the sea. Beautiful beaches, plenty of restaurants, regular buses into Ayia Napa for the teens.

Is Larnaca near Protaras?

The distance between Larnaca and Protaras is 41 km. The road distance is 55.1 km. … – Dimitras to Protara – Fig Tree Bay takes 1h 8m including transfers and departs twice daily.

Is Paphos better than Protaras?

Both places you mention will be hot and have lively nightlife. Protaras has much nicer beaches so if you fancy white sand blue sea head for Protaras. Paphos is a town while Protaras is a resort.

Is Protaras Lively?

Although Protaras is fairly small and compact, yes it does get lively as many of the bars have tribute acts/karaoke/live music on an evening.

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Is Famagusta in the Turkish part of Cyprus?

Famagusta, Greek Ammókhostos, Turkish Gazi Mağusa, a major port in the Turkish Cypriot-administered portion of northern Cyprus. It lies on the island’s east coast in a bay between Capes Greco and Eloea and is about 37 miles (55 km) east of Nicosia. The port possesses the deepest harbour in Cyprus.

Is Larnaca worth visiting?

Larnaca is a good option for travellers looking to stay in one location, who are visiting Cyprus for a beach holiday and a beach holiday only. It’s a charming city, however, it is lacking in sites and it is far more suited for days spent lounging on the beach rather than exploring.

Where is better Larnaca or Paphos?

Paphos has more ancient sights and bigger hotels but most beaches are rocky while Larnaca is all grey sand. Have a look at beach resorts of Ayia Napa or Protaras as the teenagers will have more to do.

How much is a taxi from Larnaca to Protaras?

Transfer by taxi from Larnaca Airport to Protaras will cost 55 euro day time. The distance is 65 Km and the journey will take around 50 minutes to get you there.

Where should I not go in Cyprus?

What to avoid in Cyprus

  • Tourist Traps. If you think you’ll get to a Mediterranean country to enjoy amazing seafood, you will be disappointed in Cyprus. …
  • Limassol or Paphos Castle. Ok, it’s not actually a castle. …
  • Aphrodite’s Baths. Where to begin with this one. …
  • Turtle Beach. …
  • Larnaca. …
  • Ayia Napa.

Which is the best town to stay in Cyprus?

8 Best Cyprus Towns and Resorts

  • Paphos.
  • Coral Bay.
  • Ayia Napa.
  • Limassol.
  • Protaras.
  • Pernera.
  • Nicosia.
  • Larnaca.
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What should I not miss in Cyprus?

Some things you just can’t afford to miss in Cyprus are:

  • Explore the Akamas National Park.
  • Book a wine tasting session.
  • Visit a monastery.
  • Explore the archeological wonders of Kurion.
  • Have a refreshing time at the Adonis Waterfalls.
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