Visit the Beach!
Glimpses of the Blue Flag awarded beaches of Pafos
The stunningly gorgeous city of Pafos has over twentyseven beaches and around fifty kilometres of coastlines to boast about, you are literally spoiled with choice.
The only thing required to have a great and memorable time, is some good sunscreen, lots of water and a towel.
Pafo's blue flag beaches will provide and take care of the rest of it for you.
You can take walks on the sand and relax while watching the endless blue sea for the winter months. But if you're bold, you can dive in even in the winter!
Please see below some of the Pafo's blue flag beaches
Vrisoudia A Beach – Blue Flag: Vrisoudia A Beach, a sandy beach surrounded by rocks, it is situated near the hotels in the tourist area of Kato Pafos (Kato Paphos), off Poseidonos Avenue. The most organised beach managed by the municipality of Pafos (Paphos), it is very well sign posted.
Vrisoudia B Beach – Blue Flag: Vrisoudia B Bay has a sandy beach and magical scenery offering a magnificent view towards Pafos (Paphos) harbour and castle.
Pachyammos Beach 1 – Blue Flag: A sandy beach located in Pafos. Sports renting and accommodation facilities are available. You can get to the beach by bus, car or motorbike.
Pachyammos Beach – Blue Flag: Pachyammos Bay has a narrow sandy beach with very few rocks. It is situated in the Pafos (Paphos) tourist area, in front of the hotels by Poseidonos Avenue.
Municipal Baths Beach – Blue Flag: A favourite with the locals, Municipal Baths Beach is a sandy beach with very few rocks. It is located in the heart of the tourist area of Kato Pafos (Kato Paphos), just a few metres off Poseidonos Avenue and 300 metres from Pafos (Paphos) Castle.
Geroskipou Beach – Blue Flag: A beach full of life and activity. Located in the Geroskipou area of the Pafos (Paphos) district, the 400-metre long, sandy Municipal Beach is a hub of activity from water sports and sporting tournaments, to concerts.The sands are deep green/golden, and the clean seawaters here are calm and shallow, making it a popular choice for all, including families with children.
Faros Beach – Blue Flag: The unique landscape, of this rural sandy beach with an excellent view, attracts thousands of foreign and local tourists who come each year for their holidays since they can find the tranquility that one needs for a relaxing and peaceful holidays. The clear waters of the sea with the blue-green colour, that show the depth of the Mediterranean, add an element of escape. A naturally beautiful beach with many facilities.Aside from swimming, the beach also offers the additional activities of a children’s playground, beach volleyball court and nature trails for taking a stroll, making it a great choice for all, including families with children.
Coral Bay Beach – Blue Flag: A coast that ranks amongst the loveliest of the region. Located in the Pafos (Paphos) region in Pegeia (a thriving tourist resort) the 500-metre long, Coral Bay Beach is considered to be one of the loveliest coasts of the area.The sands are deep golden, and the clean seawaters here are calm and shallow, making it a popular choice for all, including families with children. The beach is enclosed by a pair of limestone headlands and has abundant greenery, further enhancing its beauty.
Alykes Beach - Blue Flag: Alikes Bay has a narrow, sandy and rocky beach situated near the hotels in the tourist area of Kato Pafos, off Poseidonos Avenue. There is a bus stop nearby and access to the beach is easy and well signposted. The quality of the water is tested frequently and the beachfront is cleaned everyday.
Source: Cyprus Tourism Organisation