Cyprus beaches and coasts

Cyprus is well known for its beautiful beaches with sandy beaches and crystal clear waters. Each cyprus city has its own beauty and displays a small piece of paradise. From Paphos to Larnaca the coast is filled with hundres of beaches for you to experience.

You can find a wealth of beaches in Cyprus and the one you desire. From the lovely crystal clear waters of the east to the western peninsula, Cyprus Island offers a great variety of beaches. Cyprus easten coast is famous for the white sandy beaches and the shallow turquoise water.

Find below the list based on cities/districts and regions. You may use the map to locate the beach you want or use the categorised list below to find out more about Cyprus beaches.

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Cyprus beaches by location (district)

The Anassa beach took its name from the hotel which is built there, the Anassa Hotel. The road where the hotel and the surrounding area, is filled with trees, bushes and other wildlife.
Agia Varvara Beach is awarded a Blue flag. The beach has pebbles in some areas as well as sand. It is located in Agios Tychonas. In the area there are water sports for rent as well as accommodation areas. Life guards are on duty from 10am until 5pm. Access to the beach is easy by bus, car and motorbike.
Agios Georgios Alamanou beach is located not far from Limassol, at the exit of Pentakomo. The monastery is dedicated to Saint George. It is a small quiet beach with a restaurant near the sea. The rocks there allow free fishing.
The beach of Agios Theodoros is located in the Larnaca district. it is a quiet small place with thin golden sand. Fresh fish is available from the local fishermen, and is served at a restaurant on the beach. The beach is easily accessed.
The Akti Olympion beach is large. It has a width of 40 metres and approximately 2 kilometres length. The municipality of Limassol has made this particular beach during the development plan of the tourist facilities. There are footpaths, bike trails and more parking area in already existing areas. It is a beach with grey sand, near the town. The waves which the beach can get are of medium height.
Alaminos beach is located along the shore of Larnaca and Kiti. It is almost hidden from common view and it is truly a secret paradise. In order to get there you must turn off-road. On the shores of Alaminou, away from the sight of man, there is a secret paradise for swimming. This area was difficult to access until a few years ago.
Alykes is a beach which located in the Kato Paphos area, near the tourist hotels with easy access and a bus stop nearby. The Alykes bay has a thin strip of sand and rocks. There are signs which show the different fasciitis available there. The quality of the water is checked frequently and the beach s cleaned every day.
Aoratoi beach is located in the area of Pyrgos in Limassol where there are charming places to stay. It is a sandy beach with sunbeds and offers a large variety of water sports. A lifeguard is on duty from 10am till 5pm. The beach can be accessed by car, motorbike, and bike and on foot.
Aphrodite beach contains the rock of Aphrodite, the mythical birth place of the goddess of love a popular area for the romantics. The beach of Aphrodite is located in Agios Tychonas and has thin sand. In the area there are water sports available as well as apartments for rent. There is also a lifeguard on duty from 10 am to 5pm. The beach can easily be reached by car, motorbike, and bike and on foot.

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Cape Greco beach, also called Cavo Greco means Greek cape and is between Ayia Napa and Protaras in Cyprus. Cape Greco is a protected nature park and it is a very popular tourist attraction as it also offers amazing landscaping views.
Fig Tree bay is a beautiful sandy beach in Protaras, Cyprus. The water is crystal clear and there is golden sand. This beach is considered a very popular place and it was also declared by Trip-advisor the third best beach in Europe in 2011.
Glyki Nero or Grecian Bay beach is one of the main beaches in Ayia Napa with crystal clear waters. This beach, is the one closest to the centre of Ayia Napa, starting at the harbour and stretches eastwards towards the sea caves of Ayia Napa.
Green Bay is the perfect beach for beginner divers and is located in Protaras. Here many learners come to begin their diving courses as the waters are most suitable. The waters begin shallow and slowly deepen therefore there is much to see including, Wrasse, Bream, Cuttle Fish, Pipefish and the occasional Octopus.
Kapparis beach is located in the Famagusta area of Cyprus and is a quiet and isolated beach. It is the beach which is the most closest to the Turkish occupied area. Visitors can find sunbeds and umbrellas available for hire as well as a van for drinks and snacks.
This lovely secluded beach can be found 2km north of Cavo Greko with perfect swimming conditions especially for children as there are no waves at all. It is hidden at the foothills of Konnos Bay and offers magnificient views, golden sands and crystal clear waters.
Landa beach is a beach which extends to 400 metres length and 50 metres width. It is covered by golden sand. Landa beach is located between Makronissos beach and Nissi beach in Agia Napa. The waters are calm. Sun beds, umbrellas are available for hire. There are also restaurants near there.
Makronissos beach is comprised by three small bays and forms a large beach in Agia Napa very popular in Cyprus. There is white sand which makes the beach suitable for various water sports such as water skiing, parascending, paddle boating and diving.
Nissi beach is a famous sandy beach in the province of Ayia Napa Cyprus which belongs to the Famagusta district. The beach stretches out for 500 metres and the waters are crystal clear.

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The beach of Agios Theodoros is located in the Larnaca district. it is a quiet small place with thin golden sand. Fresh fish is available from the local fishermen, and is served at a restaurant on the beach. The beach is easily accessed.
Alaminos beach is located along the shore of Larnaca and Kiti. It is almost hidden from common view and it is truly a secret paradise. In order to get there you must turn off-road. On the shores of Alaminou, away from the sight of man, there is a secret paradise for swimming. This area was difficult to access until a few years ago.
The CESSAC beach is located next to the Dekelia British base where the sea road finishes. It is a public beach with a thin strip of sand. There are many snack bars and one hotel which provide the people with anything they need.
The beach of Dhekelia is the largest in the sandy beach of Larnaca. The beach has the largest collection of hotels in Larnaca and they all have a view towards the sea with very good offers. Many hotels will allow you to use their facilities for a small fee. There is also a variety of water sports, as well as other activities such as beach volleyball.
A small, sandy beach near the village Pervolia in Larnaca , for a relaxing day by the sea. As with many other beaches in Cyprus it has been awarded with a blue flag. Its name comes from the lighthouse which in Greek is Faros. This cape has a sea barrier which allows children to play in the sea. There is a beach bar and a variety of water sports are available such as jet skis and more.
Finikoudes beach is considered as one of the most famous beaches in south Cyprus. The heart of Larnaca town is just behind the beach, divided from the shore by the coast road, Athenon Avenue.
It is located on the Larnaca-Dekelia road and is a graphic beach which is surrounded by trees and greenery. Galu beach is certainly one of the most beautiful seaside locations in Cyprus. In spite of, its beautiful sea view it assures those who will visit it that they will live a memorable experience.
Another beach which has been awarded a blue flag. Today Kastela is a small beach with calm waters and thin grey sand. The beach is only 15 minutes away from the centre of the town and is very close to the fishing refuge. The sea is usually calm and clean and is ideal or those who want to relax. It has a length of 400 metres and its width is between 20 to 70 metres. Access to the beach is easy and safe by bus, car and on foot. Near the fishing refuge there is a small parking lot for cars.
KOT beach is also known as Pyla. The KOT beach is located near the centre of Larnaca on the main road of Larnaca-Dekhelia .It is also one of the most popular beaches in the area for families. It is a large beach surrounded by greenery. It is a sandy beach and there is a variety of water sports available. There are many facilities such as a playground for children, volleyball handball and others.

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Agia Varvara Beach is awarded a Blue flag. The beach has pebbles in some areas as well as sand. It is located in Agios Tychonas. In the area there are water sports for rent as well as accommodation areas. Life guards are on duty from 10am until 5pm. Access to the beach is easy by bus, car and motorbike.
Agios Georgios Alamanou beach is located not far from Limassol, at the exit of Pentakomo. The monastery is dedicated to Saint George. It is a small quiet beach with a restaurant near the sea. The rocks there allow free fishing.
The Akti Olympion beach is large. It has a width of 40 metres and approximately 2 kilometres length. The municipality of Limassol has made this particular beach during the development plan of the tourist facilities. There are footpaths, bike trails and more parking area in already existing areas. It is a beach with grey sand, near the town. The waves which the beach can get are of medium height.
Aoratoi beach is located in the area of Pyrgos in Limassol where there are charming places to stay. It is a sandy beach with sunbeds and offers a large variety of water sports. A lifeguard is on duty from 10am till 5pm. The beach can be accessed by car, motorbike, and bike and on foot.
Aphrodite beach contains the rock of Aphrodite, the mythical birth place of the goddess of love a popular area for the romantics. The beach of Aphrodite is located in Agios Tychonas and has thin sand. In the area there are water sports available as well as apartments for rent. There is also a lifeguard on duty from 10 am to 5pm. The beach can easily be reached by car, motorbike, and bike and on foot.
The Armonia beach is an ideal place for relaxation so that is also where the name is from. The beach is sandy and is located in Agios Tychonas. With a great view, sunbeds and umbrellas you can relax and have fun. The beach is easily accessed by car, motorbike and bike with many parking spaces. There are various water sports as well as accommodation for rent. There is also a lifeguard on duty from 10am to 5pm.
Governors beach is a very well-known sandy beach. It is located between Limassol and Larnaca and can be accessed by car, bus, motorbike or bicycle. It is ideal for children because it has shallow clear blue waters.
Kalymnos beach is located in the area of Pentakomo in Limassol and is accessed by all types of transportation. The beach is sandy and has a camping area as well as lifeguards who are on duty during the whole summer season from 10am till 5pm.
Kourion beach is outside Limassol in the area called Kourion. The Kourion is an area which has a deep history from the ancient Greek and Roman ages. It is well known for the Kourion Amphitheatre. The beach is very nice however the sea is a bit rough as it is open sea.

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The Anassa beach took its name from the hotel which is built there, the Anassa Hotel. The road where the hotel and the surrounding area, is filled with trees, bushes and other wildlife.
Alykes is a beach which located in the Kato Paphos area, near the tourist hotels with easy access and a bus stop nearby. The Alykes bay has a thin strip of sand and rocks. There are signs which show the different fasciitis available there. The quality of the water is checked frequently and the beach s cleaned every day.
The baths of Aphrodite beach is not well known beach. In order to get there you must park at the public parking at the Baths of Aphrodite and follow the road until you get to a hill from which you can either go left or right in order to get to the sand.
The blue lagoon beach could have easily taken the name of heaven. It is located to the west of Akamas in the Paphos district. It is an amazing place and the crystal waters in this bay in the Akamas peninsula give you the ability to see the sea depths.
Coral Bay is as the name suggests a bay in the municipality of Peyia 6 km North of the city of Paphos. It is a small bay with golden sand rather shallow waters.
Dasoudi beach is located in Polis Chrysochous in the Paphos district. It is positioned in a natural location with panoramic views of Chrysochou Bay. It is a well-known beach with both tourists and locals.
La playa beach is located in Yeroskipou in the Paphos district. The well-known beach bar accommodates some of the largest summer music festivals in Paphos.
Laourou beach is located in Peyia which can be accessed by all types of vehicles. With facilities at a short distance, this beach offers fun, relaxation and safety as there are lifeguards from 11 am until 5.30 pm during the swimming period. There are hotels and apartments for rent as well as restaurants and kiosk in the area.
Lara beach is located in the Akamas Peninsula in the Paphos district. You can get there from driving to Pegia and then to Agios Georgios. It is a beach which is deserted as it is a protected area. .

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