Clear Blue Skies and Sandy BeachesProtaras is a lovely resort which is perfect for families and couples. There's plenty to occupy all ages, with watersports, bars, restaurants, historical sites and excursions aplenty.
This is also a popular destination with divers as it boasts some of the best dive sites in Cyprus.
The hustle and bustle of Ayia Napa is just a short journey away too - perfect for when you want to enjoy some vibrant nightlife.
Time Difference: GMT +2 hours
Protaras enjoys a warm Mediterranean climate with approximately 340 days of sunshine per year. The summer months are generally hot and the winter is mild.
In June, July and August the average temperature is around 31 degrees Celsius, and the winter months, from December to February, it’s in the mid to high teens.
December is the wettest month.
Leisure & Activities
Wander through the Ancient Roman and Byzantine remains at Kourion where you will see the remains of monuments, houses, baths and a fully intact 3500 seat theatre. The town is believed to date back as far as the thirteenth century BC. There are also spectacular views and local restaurants nearby.
Fig Tree Bay
Very popular with families and children, this beautiful beach has a very shallow shore-line with a gentle slope into the sea. Its surrounded by palm trees, fig trees and other sub-tropical vegetation making it very photogenic. For the more active there’s water sports including water skiing, parasailing and wind surfing.
Located in the Ayia Napa, Water World is the perfect day out for fun and excitement. Opened in 1996, it is one of Cyprus’s biggest attractions. There are over 21 exhilarating rides to suit all ages. The park also provides sun loungers, umbrellas, changing facilities, showers and free parking. There are restaurants on site serving everything from full self-service meals to pizzas, ice-cream to crepes.