Though Cyprus may be the ultimate romantic getaway, it’s also a hot spot for family vacations. If you’re planning on bringing the kids to Cyprus on your next holiday, keep reading for five fantastic family activities in Cyprus.
- Ayia Napa Theme Park:
The Water World theme park at Ayia Napa is a great family escape. The largest in the country, the Ayia Napa Water World is also a Greek mythology theme park, which is both educational and fun. Down the road from the Water World, you’ll also find Go-Kart tracks.
- The Camel Park:
The Camel Park in the Mazotos village is a wonderfully educational and exciting activity for kids of all ages. The whole family can learn how to mount and ride a camel, followed by a stunning camel caravan through the countryside surrounding Mazotos. The center also features a small museum, pool, and restaurant.
- Visit the Beaches:
Some of the best beaches in the world are in Cyprus. Recommended and popular beaches include Geroskipou, Dasoudi, Larnaca, Dassoudi Beach and Germasogeia – all of which boast facilities for windsurfing, paragliding, and swimming.
- Penguin Village:
The Penguin Village at Le Meridien hotel in Limassol is a life-saving idea for parents. Whether you’re an overnight or day guest, Le Meridien provides a day-camp environment for your children, with a full-lineup of daily, educational, and fun activities. The kids have a separate restaurant, play area, pool, and education center – leaving you free to enjoy your vacation.
- The Donkey Park:
The Oroklini Donkey Park at Lornaca Village cares for more about forty unwanted donkeys. Visitors are welcome, and the facility includes a gift shop, refreshment center and an educational program for children. Children and adults can go for a short ride or longer trek with experienced donkey riders while simultaneously taking in the beautiful countryside of Cyprus.