Peyia and surrounding areas

Nearest Airport 22 Kilometres Paphos.

Nearest Beach 5 Kilometres Coral Bay

Nearest Bar/pub 0.3 Kilometres Peyia (several to choose from)

Nearest Ski 75 Kilometres Troodos mountains

Nearest Golf 10 Kilometres 4 courses within.

Nearest Restaurant 0.3 Kilometres Peyia (several)

The traditional hillside village of Peyia is one of the most picturesque and popular villages in the Paphos region.  It is spread over a large area and the village centre is just a 5 minute walk from pamelas paradise villa.

 

Here you will find many good amenities including bars (with Wi-Fi) restaurants, takeaways, shops (supermarket, bakery, pharmacy, fishmonger, butcher and a bank with ATM machine. There is also a medical and dental centre in the village.

 

Coral Bay - with its sandy beaches, watersports, bars and restaurants is only a 5 minute drive way.

 

Akamas National Park - is a wonderfully unspoilt area to explore with deserted beaches and the famous Lara Beach with its turtle hatchery. (please note that a 4 x 4 is recommended if you are driving in the Akamas).

 

Latchi - is a wonderful place to visit; drive through the hills and vineyards behind Peyia until you drop down to the beautiful Bay of Aphrodite with stunning views over the hills and Mediterranean. Here you will find a picturesque harbour next to a number of good fish restaurants. You can also take a boat trip or try some watersports at Latchi.

 

Kathikas - is a charming Cypriot village set in the hills behind Peyia. It is well known for its excellent restaurants, further information can be found on Trip Adviser.

 

Paphos Harbour - is a lovely place to explore with its fort, fish restaurants and seaside walks. There are also beautiful mosaics next to the harbour.

 

Paphos old town - has a municipal market which is open in the mornings only.The following activities are also available in the area:

 

Golf - there are four championship golf courses within a 40 minute drive of the property (Aphrodite Hills, Secret Valley, Minthis Hills and Elea).

 

Paphos Bird and Reptile Park, Horse riding at Georges Ranch.

 

Watersports - at Coral Bay and Latchi.

 

Hiking/walking (especially in the Akamas out of season)

 

Buggy safaris 4 x 4 safaris.

 

Wineries - you can visit many local wineries.

 

Paphos water park.

 

Historical sites - there are numerous archeaological sites within easy reach of Peyia, such as the archeaological sites at the Tomb of the Kings, mosaics at Paphos harbour and Christian Catacombs.

 

Troodos - explore the beautiful Troodos mountains, you can even ski there in winter.

 

Rest and enjoy the sunshine - if this can be deemed as an activity! Eating - is a must. There are many good restaurants in the area. There will be some details in the villa, but one of the pleasures of Cyprus is trying out the local restaurants. Most of the bars/restaurants now have free Wi-Fi.

 

A car is not essential as you are in the village of peyia, however if you are wishing to explore the area then we do recommend a car.