Aphrodite Gardens - Cyprus

HOLIDAY PACKAGE - FROM £850

Aphrodite Garden Apartments offer flexible accommodation in the charming village of Pissouri where locals and visitors come together in the many coffee shops and tavernas. Cyprus Diving Adventures are close by and being Zenobia specialists, they ensure divers get the best experience possible.

INCLUDED IN THE PRICE
  • 7 nights’ accommodation
  • Self Catering
  • Flights
  • Airport Transfers
  • 5 days diving / 10 dives
  • Tanks and weights
KEY HOLIDAY HIGHLIGHTS
  • Attractive holiday complex
  • Sea and mountain views
  • Communal Pool, BBQ and Sauna
  • Recreational & Technical diving available
  • Blue Flag beach with watersports
  • Shops, Restaurants & Bars close by

Aphrodite Gardens is a lovely holiday complex in the traditional, unspoiled village of Pissouri in the region of Limassol. This resort offers wonderful sea and mountain views and has an outdoor pool and barbeque. Some apartments benefit from a terrace and/or patio from which you can take in the beauty of the area, and all have a private bathroom with a bath or shower and free toiletries. Bed linen is provided. Aphrodite Gardens also offers a sauna for its guests.

There are other types of accommodation available, from self-catering apartments to hotels, so just let us you’re your requirements and we will do our very best to find the perfect place!

Diving is arranged through Cyprus Diving Adventures, a friendly and professional diving centre that offer holiday, recreational and technical diving. Their experienced and qualified Instructors teach either individually or in small groups of 2-4 people offering all PADI courses and specialities, along with having a BSAC Instructor on staff for any BSAC training requirements.

They are also based in the beautiful coastal village of Pissouri, located centrally between Paphos and Limassol, boasting an attractive village square bustling with coffee shops, charming tavernas and an impressive Gothic church. Pissouri Bay has many shopping outlets along with lively restaurants, bars and tavernas where you will be greeted with warm hospitality and traditional Cypriot and International menus. The ‘blue flag’ beach is great for water sports, snorkelling, swimming and lazy days sunbathing.

Cyprus Diving Adventures have been awarded the Trip Advisor Centre of Excellence Award for the last 4 years in a row and pride themselves on having Instructors that are the most experienced and qualified in the area, having dived in Cyprus for over 10 years.

***Special Offer***

If you are yet to be Nitrox qualified then now is the time as you can bag your course with 30% OFF!!

To benefit from this great offer you will need to book a full 5 day diving package.

Prices start from £900* per person and include flights, transfers, 7 nights self-catering accommodation and 5 days diving / 10 dives (2 Zenobia dives)**

*Example dates 4-11 November 2020, flight prices may fluctuate **Free Nitrox applies to Zenobia dives only

One Bedroom Apartment

Pool

Facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Balcony
  • Swimming Pool
  • WC/Shower
  • Wi-Fi
  • Kitchen

One bedroom self catering apartment close to amenities with access to a shared private outdoor swimming pool.

The apartments are self catering and offer a well equipped kitchen.

Pissouri, even though not a large village, has a good choice of restaurants. They are spread out over both Upper Pissouri (Pano) and lower Pissouri (Kato). The attractive village square is popular for night time dining and beachside bustles at breakfast and lunchtime. There are coffee shops, tavernas, restaurants and bars so you will be spoilt for choice.

The Bunch of Grapes restaurant has been open since 1976 and is said to offer a real experience of Cyprus, their menu features a blend of traditional Cypriot dishes with the best of British and French cuisine. The village square has a weekly ‘Cypriot Night’ with live music and dancing, and by all accounts can get quite lively. Our guests have enjoyed the local Keo beer and made special mention of the olives, halloumi and yoghurt drenched on honey!

Cyprus Diving Adventures are located within easy reach of the apartments and know the local dive sites intimately. They are Zenobia Specialists as between them have dived this fantastic wreck over 1000 times. They also offer diving off Latchi, the Akamas Peninsula, along with diving in Paphos, Pissouri, Akrotiri, Cape Greko, wreck diving in Limassol and much more.

Cyprus Diving Adventures offers individuals, families and groups a range of excellent diving all around Cyprus. They can advise what is best to suit your requirements with packages such as 3 to 5 days diving to include 1 or 2 Zenobia trips. They don’t set a limit on dive time, the dive will last as long as your air allows. They offer a very flexible approach with no set schedules, everything is tailored to suit your experience level and preferences.

All PADI courses and specialities are available. There is an extensive range of the latest dive equipment for divers to use or buy. The Dive Centre has the very latest L&W Compressor and Nitrox is available for any dive with a full range of mixes.

There is a fantastic selection of dive sites around Cyprus from reefs to wrecks, walls to caves and an abundance of varied marine life. Some of the marine life that you would hope to see are grouper, turtles, jacks, barracuda, octopus, squid, cuttlefish, lobster, pipefish, breams, wrasses, sea stars, pufferfish, triggerfish and moray eels. There is a range of depths to suit everyone, from beginners to the most experienced divers.

Cyprus waters are warm and rarely drop below 17°c even over the winter months. Sea conditions are generally flat apart from the odd day here and there when there can be high winds. Visibility is excellent and is another attraction for divers and beginners looking to dive here, typically it can be up to 40m but usually 20-30m in most dive sites. The sea off Cyprus is very clean and every year a number of beaches are awarded Blue Flag status for the good health and clarity of the water.

The varied and plentiful marine life here includes large grouper, large shoals of barracuda, parrot fish, trigger fish, various wrasses, moray eels, jacks, green turtles, loggerhead turtles, tuna, trumpet fish, nudibranchs, lobster, crabs, sea sponges, star fish, hard corals, pufferfish, sea breams, gobies, Rays, cuttlefish, octopus, squid and lobster.

Average temperatures in Summer (May-October):
Air 24-33°c / Sea: 23-30°c

Average temperatures in Winter (November-April):
Air 14-18°c / Sea 17-21°c

Pissouri is situated within easy reach of both Larnaca and Paphos airports and we can arrange your flights from many UK airports. The flight time is approximately 4 hours and 30 minutes and transfers are included within your package

The transfer time from Larnaca to Pissouri is around an hour, and from Paphos around 30 minutes.

You do not need a VISA to enter Cyprus.

The euro is the currency in Cyprus
The time difference is GMT + 2 hours
The calling code is +35
The plug type is G / 230v voltage
Please follow this link for up to date health advice and details of any vaccinations that are required before travel
https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/cyprus

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