The lush port town of Larnaca lies on Cyprus’ south-eastern coast. Cyprus luxury villas in Larnaca are perfectly situated for the enjoyment of high-end boutiques, a variety of restaurants, and extensive cultural charm. Especially charming is Larnaca’s famous fortress castle. If you would enjoy a luxurious lunch at the foot of the castle, try Megalos Pefkos for some superb seafood.
In days gone by, Larnaca was the number one trade town for the island of Cyprus. In the early 1900s, however, Larnaca conceded the title to Famagusta, then Limassol. This is good news for the hundreds of tourists who now cruise the quieter waters off Larnaca in holiday yachts. People buy homes in Cyprus for its beauty and luxury, which are both excellent reasons to purchase Cyprus luxury villas in Larnaca.
If you have the good fortune of spending your summers in Larnaca you will most likely spend a great deal of time in the city’s central promenade. Kataklysmo, or the Festival of Food, is hosted in the promenade. For Kataklysmo, and other summertime festivals, holidaymakers will rent Cyprus luxury villas in Larnaca This makes Larnaca a wise location in which to buy or sell Cyprus property.
As a matter of fact, most of Larnaca’s popular sights are in or near the town’s centre. The Kitium ruins are probably Larnaca’s most famous destination for holidaymakers. Today, the city of Larnaca stands in place of ancient Kitium, which now exists only in its fascinating ruins; a must see for any history buff. Also worth seeing is one of Larnaca’s natural wonders. From November through late March, Larnaca Salt Lake plays host to hundreds of colourful flamingos; just one more reason to look for land in central Larnaca when you buy or sell Cyprus property.
All of Cyprus is known for its beaches, but Larnaca boasts an incredible stretch of sandy coastline about 25 kilometres long. Larnaca’s McKenzie and Phinikoudes beaches are both blue flag winners. Cyprus luxury villas in Larnaca located on the beach, make for an excellent property investment, and should be considered whether you plan to buy or sell Cyprus property, or to buy homes in Cyprus.
If sightseeing and sunbathing are not on your to-do list, you can be sure there is even more to do in Larnaca Larnaca is home to two football teams, the ALKI Larnaca FC, and the AEK Larnaca FC. Both teams play out of Larnaca’s Zenon stadium. If you prefer to play, hit the beaches for sand and water sports, and check Larnaca’s community calendar for daily events.
Larnaca International Airport makes Larnaca a very convenient destination. Whether you are planning a trip, or just looking for the dream holiday home, make plans to visit Cyprus and have an estate agent show you around the Cyprus luxury villas in Larnaca And, one final reason to buy in Larnaca is the price. Larnaca property prices tend to be lower than in much of the rest of the island!