- 1 Can you cycle around Cyprus?
- 2 Is Cyprus good for cycling?
- 3 Can you drive across Cyprus?
- 4 Where is Cyprus?
- 5 Can you cycle up Mount Olympus?
- 6 Where can I bike in Cyprus?
- 7 Is it worth renting a car in Cyprus?
- 8 What is the best month to go to Cyprus?
- 9 Is driving in Cyprus hard?
- 10 Is Cyprus an Arab country?
- 11 What language is spoken in Cyprus?
- 12 Is Cyprus dangerous?
Can you cycle around Cyprus?
With currently 45 cycle routes in Cyprus there are plenty of options for outdoor enthusiasts. In total 17 bike rides, 23 mountain biking trails and 5 road cycling routes are waiting to be explored. We know it’s hard to pick one, so here’s an overview of some of the best cycle routes around Cyprus.
Is Cyprus good for cycling?
What makes Cyprus such an up and coming cycling destination? There are hundreds of kilometres of smooth tarmac and best of all, unlike other Mediterranean destinations, Cyprus is still undiscovered by cyclists, the roads are empty and waiting to be enjoyed.
Can you drive across Cyprus?
You can drive all the way across Cyprus in just a few hours, so don’t limit yourself to just one place! You can choose to drive between the cities and stay in a new town every few nights, or base yourself in one of the cities and explore the island in a series of day trips.
Where is Cyprus?
Cyprus (Greek Κύπρος, Turkish Kıbrıs, ) is an island in the Mediterranean Sea, south of Turkey. After Sicily and Sardinia, Cyprus is the third largest island in the Mediterranean Sea. Although the island is geographically in Asia it is politically a European country and is a member of the European Union.
Can you cycle up Mount Olympus?
When to Ride My Olympus The main cycling season in Cyprus is mid Feb to early May, and then autumn is a great time to visit in October & November. You can definitely come in mid winter when it is still sunny but there is more rain, the summer is busy on the roads & unbearably hot.
Where can I bike in Cyprus?
Cycling in the Troodos mountains, Cyprus
- Akamas Peninsula.
- Akamas Ridge.
- Northern Cyprus.
- Stavros Mountain to the sea.
- The Lysos Loop.
- Troodos Mountains.
Is it worth renting a car in Cyprus?
A rental car is the best way to get around Cyprus, especially if you want to go up in the mountains or to some of the small towns. I highly recommend having one!
What is the best month to go to Cyprus?
The best time to visit Cyprus is between May and June. Not only is it one of the driest periods of the year on the island, but it’s also nice and toasty – temperatures hover between 23 and 28 degrees, with up to 13 hours of sunshine a day.
Is driving in Cyprus hard?
Driving Cyprus is also very easy and safe – even for scaredy cats like me – and I wouldn’t hesitate to rent a vehicle from Astra Car Rental again.
Is Cyprus an Arab country?
The majority of people think that Cyprus is an Arab country. But in reality, the Republic of Cyprus isn’t considered an Arab country. Arab identity is the state of perceiving oneself as an Arab and as relating to being Arab.
What language is spoken in Cyprus?
Cyprus has two official languages: Greek and Turkish. The island is divided into two, and the Cypriot Turks live to the north, the Greek Cypriots to the south. Around 2.7% of each also speak the minority languages Armenian and Arabic, and most of these also speak Greek.
Is Cyprus dangerous?
Cyprus is generally very safe to travel to, even though it is geographically close to countries hit by terrorism and wars. Petty crime does occur, especially during the holidays and summer.