About CyprusCyprus is the perfect holiday destination for everyone, from families to clubbers. With its 64 Blue Flag-certified beaches, stunning mountain scenery, centuries-old sights and delicious food, there's something for everyone. The Larnaca region is home to the family-favourite resort of Protaras, with its golden beach and clear shallow waters, as well as Ayia Napa, which is known for its clubbing scene but also has a beautiful old town and beach. Nissi Beach completes the trio of resorts, with its own islet and waterpark. The Paphos region is a traditional harbour town, with a handful of golden beaches, a pretty marina and a long list of historical sights. Limassol has a 7-mile stretch of beach, while Coral Bay boasts a large horseshoe-shaped cove. For those looking for a more authentic experience, the quiet seaside villages of Polis, Amathus Bay and Latchi offer a peaceful slice of island life.
When to visit
If you're planning a holiday in Cyprus, our top picks for the best time to travel would be April and October
Ancient ruins and frescoed churches for the adults and beaches with milder sea temperatures and outdoor activities for the kids, Cyprus in spring is less busy and warm without being too hot.
A Mediterranean island with a middle-eastern climate, October is a perfect month for a Cyprus beach holiday, or for explore its stunning interior of vineyards, hillside villages and quiet tavernas.
Weather in Cyprus
Our month-by-month guide to the weather and climate in Cyprus