Paphos Holiday Guide!

Everyone loves sun holidays and Paphos holidays are ones you will never forget. Located on the island of Cyprus, Paphos is said to be the birth place of the Greek Goddess Aphrodite. Paphos holiday combine the modern Paphos beach resort with an interesting a beautiful inland town. Paphos is separated into two distinct locations, Kato Paphos which is located on the sea front and set around a small harbour and Paphos Town which is located in the hills.

Most tourists pay most attention to the seafront and the cafes and tavernas along the harbour. You can stroll along the harbour through the narrow streets where you will find a variety of craft shops. There is also a selection of nightlife here too with plenty of live music, bars, clubs, and discos.

Whether it’s a golf holiday, diving holiday, nature holiday, or beach holiday, Paphos has it all and the weather to go with it. Paphos enjoys a Mediterranean climate which means that there are over 300 days of sunshine per year. Temperatures also reach the mid 30’s during summer months, making Paphos a holiday hotspot. If you are taking children to Paphos they will enjoy a visit to the aquarium and water park.

Getting to Paphos is easy and many airlines fly to Paphos International Airport. Getting around is easy to and the car hire in Paphos is excellent. You can hire your car and have it waiting for you at the airport when you arrive.

Types of Paphos Holidays:

Whatever type of holiday you fancy Paphos can cater for your needs. Paphos is home to three amazing golf courses so golf holidays are not a problem. There are also four beaches and plenty of rocky coves. Coral Bay which is the most popular beach in the area is situated just 5km from Paphos and here you will find miles of golden sand and crystal clear waters. As you see, Paphos is a great destination for those who loves beach holiday.

For those interested in a diving holiday there are a variety of excellent dive sites and diving schools in Paphos. Some dives include ancient wrecks, caves, and tunnels. A Nature holiday is also possible on a trip to Paphos and the area is filled with amazing plant and animal life. There are also some excellent ancient sites that you can explore including the Tombs of the Kings, the Odeon Theatre, and of course the Baths of Aphrodite. All in all Paphos holidays have something for everyone and you can be sure your trip to Paphos will be a memorable one.

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