Governor's 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.
The beach is within the community borders of the Pentakomo village, which is located about 20 kilometres east of Limassol.
It is situated at an equal distance from Limassol, Larnaca and Nicosia which is what makes it an ideal destination for many sea lovers.
The variety which is offered by the three different bays, from Palm beach to the east until Sofroniou Coast to the west of Governor’s beach as well as smaller bays can accommodate both those looking for a cosmopolitan scene as well as those looking for something more private.
The beach is well known for its white rocks which resemble chalk and is one of the main reasons which many people visit the area.The rocks have created large white platforms on the water which are suitable for exploring, sunbathing and jumping into the clear blue waters.
To the west part of the beach , there is thin golden sand and it is ideal for children because of its shallow clear blue waters.
The beach has a variety of water sports and there are many fish taverns and accommodation in the area. The white rocks which are near the beach are ideal for fishing or snorkelling.
Lastly, there are lifeguards on duty between 11 am and 6pm. Apart from the beach you can also visit the nature trails through the hills .The beach received the name Governor’s Beach due to a former British governor who spent a lot of time at the specific beach.