Ayia Napa is the new party capital of the world, but don’t let that put you off. The resort, at the far eastern end of the southern coast of Cyprus, is famous for its sandy beaches. In recent years the area has become a ‘party capital’ together with Ibiza and Mykonos but still offers excellent family holidays. All inclusive holidays to Ayia Napa now draw in masses of tourists every year and the town is especially attractive to visitors looking for stunning beaches and a whole lot of fun.
Although the party reputation of the area has taken over in the last few years, the family holiday is still present in Ayia Napa. There are hundreds of opportunities for couples with children on holiday in the region. There are many water sports on offer including water-skiing, windsurfing, canoeing, scuba diving and speed boating. There are also several amusement parks including an award winning Water Park. Your children can spend all day splashing away in the well maintained pools and spend the next day learning all about the local history and culture of the region, a perfect balance of learning and fun.
Whether you plan to have an action packed holidays or spend your days on the beach, Ayia Napa will not disappoint. The beaches in Ayia Napa have been awarded the EU blue flag for their level of cleanliness and facilities. Cyprus, with 53 Blue Flag beaches holds a total of three records: the most Blue Flags per capita in the world, the densest concentration of Blue Flag Beaches and the most Blue Flag beaches and per coastline length in the world. The awards show the pride put into the care of the beaches.
This world renowned reputation makes the resort of Ayia Napa attractive to everyone and the area has even catered to some of the most famous faces in the world, including the Beckhams and Beyoncé. So you many even see a famous face on your holiday to the region.