This fun-loving beach city with a black music community is attracting tourists from all around the globe however, is a favorite and most popular summer holiday destination of the British as such. Situated at the far eastern end of the south Cyprus coastline, Ayia Napa featuring several exotic sandy Mediterranean beaches is recognized as the ‘Party Capital’ of this country. Apart from being a popular family holiday destination, Ayia Napa is generally considered to be a premier nightlife destination of this region.
Showcasing a dense concentration of great Blue Flag Beaches, Ayia Napa provides facilities for numerous water sporting activities for tourists including water-skiing, windsurfing, scuba diving, canoeing and speed boating. Served by the Larnaca Airport which is about an hour’s drive from Ayia Napa, taxis and regular bus services are commonly available to/from most main cities of Cyprus. Apart from shopping, other Ayia Napa tourist attractions include the Agia Napa Monastery, the Tornaritis – Pierides Museum of Marine Life, the Thalassa and the Makronissos Tombs.