Ayia Napa's WaterWorld is where you and the kids can come on down to cool off from the heat of the midday sun and have bucket loads of fun – all with an ancient Greek twist. You'll whoosh down Pantheon's Flume in a split second, ride the waves in Poseidon's Wave Pool, face your fears on the Fall of Icarus and Drop to Atlantis, and twist down the Serpentine Slides. If you prefer to take it easy, there's also the activity pool, Pegasus Pool and plenty of slides for the younger ones. And to complete your stay, there's restaurant, bars, ice cream parlours and fast food outlets to suit everyone's taste.
Cyprus is home to many important ancient Greek and Roman archaeological sites. You'll head to Kourion to briefly explore landmarks such as the impressive theatre – dating from the second century BC – and the Agora. En route to Paphos, there's a photo stop at Petra tou Romiou – or Aphrodite's Rock – where, legend has it, Aphrodite emerged from the sea foam. Next, journey on to Ancient Paphos for a guided visit to the legendary Tombs of the Kings, the House of Dionysos and its incredibly well-preserved mosaics. Later, you'll enjoy some free time in Paphos town.
A day enjoying the watery thrills and relaxation awaits at Cyprus's largest waterpark. With a huge range of its rides and attractions, it has received the gong as Europe's Leading Waterpark Attraction. Get the adrenaline pumping on the heart-stopping Kamikaze or Black Hole slides. Or, enjoy the more leisurely pace of the Lazy River or the Wave Pool before taking the kids to specifically kid-friendly attractions such as, the Kids Pool or the ultra-safe Paddle Boats. There are also plenty of sun-lounging areas, and shaded restaurant areas for you to build your energy up for the next round of thrills and spills.
The coolest place to be in Cyprus is in the Troodos Mountains. And this small group tour takes your visit to the next level with visits to an award-wining boutique winery and a traditional village. First up is the winery, here you'll enjoy a tour of the facilities before rounding off with a tasting session. Next, there's a guided tour of a highland village with a snack and coffee in a typical café.
You're in for a treat or two on this Troodos Mountains small group tour. As well as fantastic scenery, there'll be village stops to meet the locals and taste some of the products they've been making here for generations. There's an element of surprise as to what local delicacies you'll sample, but a full meze lunch is guaranteed.
Sample the Cypriot lifestyle with this evening experience. In the countryside surrounds of a donkey sanctuary, you'll get hands-on in halloumi-making and bread baking and tuck into the tasty results. Then, when the sun sets, you'll dine on a feast of local dishes with free-flowing drinks, followed by live music and Greek dancing under the stars.
Food and drink are an intrinsic part of Cypriot culture. And this adults-only excursion is a celebration of the island's gastronomic delights. The fun kicks off in Odou, where you'll be invited to learn about the honey-making process and taste the end result. Next, it's on to Agros to sample some homemade Cypriot sweets and learn about rosewater production. Afterwards, we'll head to Pelendri for a traditional lunch with a variety of local dishes. You'll then while away some time sipping wine at the Tsiakkas winery while admiring the views over the sprawling vineyards.
Spend a day exploring Cyprus and discovering its flavors and smells of this amazing island.
Cross the border into Northern Cyprus and visit the north's most famous historical sites.
A trip to the north of the island is a great way to learn about the turbulent history of Cyprus. Explore the walled old town of Famagusta and admire one of the most dramatic ensembles of medieval architecture in the eastern Mediterranean. And not far from Famagusta is Salamis, one of the largest and most significant archaeological excavation sites in Cyprus. The harbour town of Kyrenia invites you to linger a little longer. You'll take a guided tour of the castle and visit the shipwreck museum, before enjoying some free time. Next up is a visit to the ruins of the Gothic Bellapais Abbey.
Your holiday isn't over until you get home, so why not treat yourself to a little luxury till the very last minute. Inside our plush VIP lounge, you'll find comfortable sofas and access to complimentary soft drinks, alcoholic beverages and hot and cold snacks. There are magazines, newspapers and TV, as well as unlimited free Wi-Fi, a kids corner and even an outdoor terrace – allowing you to catch those last few rays, right up to take off.