Are You Ready To Breathe Cyprus Air In One Of The Most Colorful Beaches Of Mediterranean?
Shores of Cyprus harbor incredible beauties with their all-season sun and luxurious yet pristine beaches. Each has a unique charm with their golden sands and sparkling Mediterranean Sea. You won’t help but be amazed by these beaches which are hosts to mythologies of Antiquity and witnesses to the birth of Aphrodite. Whether choose a well-known beach or discover one of the secret coves, Northern Cyprus beaches will have their unique place in you.
Palm Beach situated in the city of Famagusta which dates back to 13th century, has unique seashore and is also located near important historical sites. Varosha, an area heavily damaged by a bombing attack in 1975 and conserved as is to our day is located next to the beach. Palm Beach, which contains both a vivid and vibrating atmosphere and a closed area with silence, is a distinctive point that offers both amusement and the marks of the history at the same time.
It is unknown whether Aphrodite owes her beauty to being born in this beach, or the beach owes it’s radiance to Aphrodite. It is certain, however, that this beach is the most beautiful one in the whole island. This beach has a certainly distinctive glamour with its untouched seashore and surrounding virgin nature far away from urban areas; you can even see wild donkeys on the road. It is diligently protected as being a nesting area for Caretta Caretta turtles.
Glapsides, situated between Famagusta and Karpas Peninsula, is an ideal beach for outdoor enthusiasts. It is a very long beach that hosts many water sport activities, including diving. The area harbors many camping resorts, thus many activities such as beach volleyball.
If you are in Kyrenia and looking for a chic and luxurious accommodation, the first address you should check out is Acapulco Beach. 5-star Acapulco Hotel has its own beach which is one of the most elite in Kyrenia. Besides hotel guests, the hotel also allows one-day visitors to the beach for a price. If you don’t want spend time in the beach, you can also swim in the biggest swimming pool of Cyprus. Various sports activities will also be waiting for you in Acapulco Beach.
Denizkızı (Mermaid) and Golden Bay Beaches
Two beaches, in one cove, in Karavas (Alsancak)... The first section of the beach is the property of Denizkızı Hotel whereas the second is of Golden Bay. While enjoying the blazing yellow sun and the sea, you can also take advantage of the restaurants of the hotels for your lunches.