Paphos Beaches, Diving & the Water Park
Beaches & Swimming
Cyprus has more than 650 kilometers of coastline with a mixture of rocky & sandy beaches & warm sea comfortable for swimming from early May to October.
On every beach, red buoys indicate the swimmers' area, where speed-boats & any other floating craft are not allowed to enter.
There are 12 Blue Flag beaches in the region, 3 of which are in the Polis sub-region & 7 of the beaches have facilities for the handicapped. Please check out the link opposite.
Green - Excellent swimming conditions
Yellow - Swim with caution
Red - Very dangerous to swim
Average Air/Sea Temperatures
Jan 17.0°C / 63.0°F 16.4°C / 61.5°F
Feb 16.0°C / 60.8°F 16.9°C / 62.4°F
Mar 18.4°C / 65.1°F 17.3°C / 63.1°F
Apr 22.8°C / 73.0°F 18.6°C / 65.4°F
May 27.2°C / 80.9°F 21.0°C / 69.8°F
June 30.5°C / 86.9°F 24.0°C / 75.2°F
July 33.3°C / 91.9°F 26.3°C / 79.3°F
Aug 33.6°C / 92.4°F 27.7°C / 81.8°F
Sept 30.8°C / 87.4°F 26.6°C / 79.8°F
Oct 27.3°C / 81.1°F 25.1°C / 77.1°F
Nov 22.9°C / 73.2°F 21.9°C / 71.4°F
Dec 19.2°C / 66.5°F 18.9°C / 66.0°F
Paphos Aphrodite Water Park
With the largest number of facilities & attractions in Cyprus, the biggest family rafting ride in Europe & virtually guaranteed sunshine for every one of its opening days, it is no wonder Paphos Aphrodite Water Park attracts over 100,000 visitors each year. It has over 26 rides, &there is free parking.
Young or old, swimmer or not, there is something for everyone at every age.
A cool way to spend a hot day,
The Paphos Aphrodite Water Park!
Please Visit www.aphroditewaterpark.com
Scuba diving centers in Paphos offer a wide variety of dives, lessons & packages including scuba diving for children using only fully qualified PADI instructors. Customers can relax & enjoy their experience above & below the surface with the latest equipment.
There are over fifty dive sites throughout the year which are alternated via the dive centers timetable. Most centers feature all year round dives at the Zenobia wreck - one of the top ten wreck dives worldwide. Some centers also cater for those who wish to further their diving career with four IDC courses a year.
Below are just some of the dive center web sites:
Diving in Paphos
A Look at the beautiful beaches & some of the water sports available here in Cyprus