Everyone knows that Cyprus is famous for its golden sand beaches and gorgeous climate. Many people flock to the island every year simply to relax and unwind, to take it easy and let the stresses of everyday life ease away. But, Cyprus is also a fantastic destination for those looking for a true adrenaline rush. There are so many high octane thrills to be had here, and with more than 300 days of sunshine every year, you can enjoy every day of your holiday without worrying about the weather spoiling your plans. If you’re looking for the perfect Mediterranean destination that brings fun and adventure, as well as plenty of opportunities to chill out, then you need to put Cyprus at the top of your list of ‘must visit’ locations.  

Check out the adventurous opportunities awaiting you in Cyprus… 


1 – Safari at Akamas 

The Akamas Jeep Safari takes you off-road, exploring hidden gems of the area that are tricky to access with a standard hire car. Setting off from the stunning Petra tou Romiou, the mythical birthplace of Aphrodite, you continue to the Akamas peninsula with amazing views of the breathtaking Akamas Gorge, then on to Lara Bay, breeding ground of the rare Green Turtles. Other highlights of the tour include the Baths of Aphrodite and the botanical gardens.  


2 – Scuba diving and water sports  


Cyprus is well known for being one of the most popular destinations for divers. With crystal clear water, at a pleasant temperature, it’s a wonderful diving location, and it’s a great place for learners too, with many diving schools all around the coast offering expert tuition. Discovering the world underwater is just amazing, with rich marine life, sea caves, and shipwrecks to explore. There are plenty of other water sports to enjoy too, with jetskis and pedaloes for hire, parasailing and banana boat experiences, and much more.  


3 – A fun day out at a theme park 

Cyprus has many theme parks with a wide variety of exciting rides and attractions. A theme park is the perfect family day out, with several nerve-wracking extreme rides, as well as gentler rides for the little ones, and everything in between. The majority of theme parks have restaurants, bars and several snack kiosks, so you’ll have everything you need for a full day out.  

4 – Make a splash at a Waterpark  


For thrill-seekers, there’s no better way to cool down from the blazing Cyprus sunshine, than with a trip to a waterpark. Cyprus has two waterparks as well as many hotels with water slides for everyone to enjoy. Plunge down the Kamikaze slide, have fun in the wave pool or shoot 120 metres down the mysterious black hole slides. Then after all that action, take time out to drift gently down the lazy river ride.  

There’s something for everyone in Cyprus 

Whether you’re visiting for medical treatment, rejuvenation or leisure, you should certainly visit at least one of these attractions. Cyprus offers fun and magical experiences for people of all ages, and all interests, it’s just such a diverse island. From lazy days at the beach to family fun at the parks. From breath-taking walks in nature and exploring historic sites, to dancing the night away at a chic nightclub. Whatever your tastes, you’ll find something you love in Cyprus.   

For more information regarding planning your trip to Cyprus as a medical tourist, please get in touch. We’re very happy to share our expertise and knowledge with you.  


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