North Cyprus is proud to offer crystal clear beaches that one can hardly find anywhere else in the Mediterranean. It has a varied coastline and amenities for swimmers, with luxurious beaches at large hotels or remote ones lost behind wild dunes. On the east coast between Famagusta and Bogaz, a golden beach stretches for about 15 miles. By contrast on the north coast on either side of Kyrenia, there are cosy beaches with bars and sports facilities. Furthermore, isolated creeks decorate the landscape for nearly 20 miles.
There are some beautiful coastlines in the Kyrenia area and many different beaches to choose from. There are sandy beaches with many facilities or quieter more secluded beaches for those of you who want to be alone. Most beaches provide excellent conditions for swimming and snorkelling.
• Acapulco Beach
• Escape Beach
• Deniz Kizi Beach
• Mare Monte Beach
Famagusta has long been famous for its miles of sandy beaches. Some beaches are owned by hotels and have an entrance fee. Famagusta has various beaches with beach bars, sunshades and sun loungers. The beaches are safe with some great spots for swimming and snorkelling.
• Koca Reis
The beautiful Karpaz has miles and miles of empty sandy beaches. There is a stretch of coast known as the Golden Sands which is 5 miles of un-spoilt beaches and scenery. The Turtles use this beach in the summer for nesting. There are signposts down to many beaches and there are cafes and picnic areas offering refreshments.
• Golden Beach