Protaras is a resort town in eastern Cyprus which comes under the administrative jurisdiction of Paralimni Municipality, known for its beaches and for Fig Tree Bay with its old, lone fig tree. Above the bay are excavated Hellenistic tombs. To the northwest, atop a rock, the limestone Church of Profitis Ilias marks one end of a nature trail that leads to Konnos Beach. To the south, Cape Greco National Forest Park has clear waters and protected pine forest trails.
It is a peaceful place, suitable for families. The majestic beach is the main attraction. It is well known for its crystal clear waters and white sand. Protaras is exclusively a tourist area full of equanimity and we can guarantee that it is the right place to relax on your vacation.
Protaras is situated between Paralimni and Agia Napa, and it is a newly built area with many bars, restaurants and hotels nearby. The first hotels and tourist apartments began around 1977 and have continued to grow over the years, with many private villas and rental companies.