The Top Things To See And Do In Cyprus

Christopher Agathangelou

The island of Cyprus sits as a rich European beacon of culture, tradition and natural beauty. Numerous historical leaders have come to conquer its riches and make use of its strategic location between the three continents of Africa, Asia and Europe, and today, despite its turbulent political situation, this mix of influences elevates the idyllic island as a top Mediterranean tourist destination. Here are nine of the best attractions for travelers seeking an authentic and exciting experience.

1. Enjoy Family Entertainment At Fasouri Water Park


Fasouri Water Park
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Although not the largest, Fasouri water park is renowned among locals as being one of the best water parks in Cyprus. Set in the heart of idyllic orange fields in the countryside of the Limassol Province, the attraction boasts a juice factory theme, with the most alluring ride involving a large inflatable orange. Guaranteed fun for the whole family, this site is the home to the biggest wave pool in Europe, and was identified as ‘Europe’s Leading Waterpark Attraction’ by the World Travel Awardsin 2007. Due to the park’s compact size the rides are situated within close proximity to one another, making the entire area easy to navigate, and other notable rides include the Kamikazi, Black Cannons and Lazy River.

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