Things to do as a Family on Holiday in Cyprus

Things to do as a Family on Holiday in Cyprus


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Cyprus Diving Adventures – Pissouri Village
Scuba Diving
Tel: 97 661 046
Googlemap location for Cyprus Diving Adventures shop.

Did you know that kids can start scuba diving from the age of 8? Scuba diving as a family can be a lovely way of bonding, nothing can beat sharing the experience of exploring the underwater world together!

Free local pick up service is available with Cyprus Diving Adventures, who are all about ‘safety-first’, especially when it comes to your little ones. Learning to scuba dive in Cyprus is also especially fun because you learn in the warm, clear, safe sea waters meaning that the kids will also get to discover some of the local sea life too.

8509 Discount:
1) Family deals and dive packages: 10 – 15% off
2) Daily dives and dive courses: 10% – 15% off (including all courses, without materials)
Discount % varies according to number of persons/dives (minimum 3 persons to apply discount). Enquire for full details

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Fasouri Watermania – Limassol
Tel: 25 714 235
Googlemap location for Cyprus Diving Adventures shop.

If you are young, or still aspire to be, Fasouri Waterpark is for you. It boasts speed slides, a lazy river, wave pool, kiddies pool and a big, inflatable dome to keep you wet and weary all day long..will you brave the kamikaze?!

There is also a good choice of eateries, where you can indulge in mini-donuts, crepes and icecreams (or a smoothie for the health-conscious!).

Fasouri is our preferred waterpark on the island because it is safe, clean, renovated annually and well manned with qualified lifeguards.

Directions: Take the A6 motorway to Limassol, getting off before the 1st flyover at the 1st roundabout (signposted port). Head towards the port, turn right at traffic lights, follow signs for waterpark.

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Latchi Watersports – Latchi
Watersports and Boat Hire
Tel: 26 322 095
Googlemap Location

8509 Discount: 15% off yacht charters. Discount on any watersports
Head over to Latchi, near the island’s beautiful Akamas peninsula, and hire out jet skis; inflatables; parasailing; and boats. Hiring a boat as a family from Latchi is one of our most recommended day trips – you can truly get away from it all and have amazing fun at sea, and swimming in the aptly named Blue Lagoon never disappoints.

Yacht charter is an incredible way to spend a day on holiday in Cyprus if you’re looking for a little more luxury.

Tom and his team at Latchi Watersports Centre have all the equipment you could wish for – the kids will have a blast, and we’re sure the adults will too!



















Jimmy’s Jeep Adventures – Paphos
Jeep Tours
Tel: 99 556 257

8509 Discount: 10% off bespoke tours

The ultimate Cyprus adventure! Jimmy’s Jeep Adventures offer a variety of wonderful jeep safari tours across Cyprus, with fully qualified English speaking PSV drivers that have a ‘no rushing, no fuss’ policy so that you can really enjoy your day out. Jimmy’s team are local to Paphos and are super friendly, fun and knowledgeable – they will make sure you have a fun, exciting and memorable day trip, whilst you learn lots of interesting information about Cyprus.

Wide variety of tours available, from Troodos mountains, Polis beaches and Akamas forests. See Jimmy’s website for full list of trips. Private, bespoke bookings can be arranged for groups of any size where you can customise your very own route.

Starting point: meet up at pre-arranged spot in Paphos, or pay a transfer fee to be picked up from your holiday home at Aphrodite Hills.

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Kings Avenue Mall – Paphos
Shopping Mall
Tel: 26 207 000

Well-known eateries, some ride-on machines and an amusement arcade are included in the facilities within the mall. K-cineplex cinema also shows kid’s movies in English – check their website for showtimes. There’s a large store within the mall called ‘Jumbo’ that is foremost a kid’s toy store and has a great stock of toys including pool/beach toys and inflatables.

Paphos Sea Cruises Jolly Roger – Paphos
Pirate-themed Boat Trip
Tel: 26 910 200

This unforgettable Pirate Cruise experience offers relaxation for adults whilst keeping the kids entertained (suitable for all ages). On board there is an action show which includes pirates, a magician, acrobats, games and more. The cruise also includes a tasty buffet lunch. Are you brave enough to walk the plank into the crystal-clear water below? A day of pure entertainment, lots of fun! Call to book in advance. Leaves from Paphos Harbour.

Cosmic Bowling – Paphos
Bowling Alley and Soft Play
Tel: 26 220 033

This is a large ten pin bowling centre, suitable for both adults and children. There is also a fantastic soft play area for younger children, so there is something to keep all ages entertained. Situated at 1 Ifaistou, Paphos; past the Kings Avenue Mall on the right.

Paphos Zoo – Paphos
Zoo and Bird Park
Tel: 26 813 852

The zoo not only allows you to admire the many birds and animals on show but also educates about the importance of conservation and animal care. Go and visit the meerkats, elephants, monkeys and more – you can even feed the giraffes. Daily parrot and owl show is impressive in the park’s own 350 seater amphitheatre. North of Paphos & Coral Bay.

Playland – Paphos
Children’s Play Area and Restaurant
Tel: 99 869 111

Great family fun at this spacious playground. Including an indoor soft play for the smaller ones as well as exciting outdoor climbing frames, slides and inflatables. Relaxed and friendly service. Freshly cooked food and mouth-watering deserts. Located opposite Paphos main fire station.

Puzzle 3041 Escape Room – Limassol
Escape Room
Tel: 25 013 284

‘The Perfect Crime’, ‘Release the Kraken’, ‘The Conjuring’, and more. Have you and your family got what it takes to Escape? Discover clues, solve puzzles, and accomplish tasks in order to escape from your room. A great way to ‘escape’ the heat. Located in Limassol old town, near the marina.

Sparti Platres Adventure Park – Platres
Rope and Zip Line Park
Tel: 99 100 003

The Sparti Platres Adventure Park is located in the pretty village of Pano Platres in the Troodos mountains – a great stop-spot if you are exploring the area, but also well worth the drive for a specific visit.

The park features various courses with ropes and zip lines between the pine trees. Take your little monkey for some outdoor adventure – kids as young as 4 can enjoy the park (right through to adults), and safety is good too – using a French safety system.

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