CRUISE IN CYPRUS
Cyprus is an island found in the Mediterranean, which is indeed a place worth visiting. Cyprus is a place that has always been considered to be a gateway to the eastern Mediterranean. This has, and will always be a fascinating island that offers lots for the world to see.
With its close proximity to Egypt and Lebanon, many people prefer to take Cyprus cruises to explore the wonders of these lands. There are many travel agents in Cyprus that offer numerous cruise packages for you to use to visit these countries. Most of the Limassol based cruise ships are comfortable, convenient and fully air-conditioned. There are 2, 3 and four berth cabins found in the ship along with varied entertainment to keep you and your family occupied during the journey. Some of them also have games rooms where those interested in games can enjoy themselves.
If gambling is one of your preferred pastimes, you are sure to enjoy the various casinos that are found on the cruise ships of Cyprus. No cruise ship is complete without a bar; so you can find many bars in the cruise ships. There is no fear of running short of cash while on a Cyprus cruise as you can use the banking facilities it offers to make your payments and spend on the vacation. With the many duty free shops around, there surely is a need of having some banking facilities near you to make all your purchases.
Besides the cruises that take you to other countries like Egypt, Rhodes and Egypt, there are many Cyprus cruises that take you for day long trips. You will be picked at Limassol port to cruise along the coastline. Some cruises anchor in the middle of the sea so that you can go for a swim in the beautiful clear waters of the Mediterranean. Paragliding too is available, at an extra fee. These cruises offer beautiful buffet lunches that is delicious to eat. You can swim, laze around in the bar or sun deck and just enjoy the beauty of the coastline of Cyprus and other islands of the Mediterranean.
The different Cyprus cruises offer different rates and facilities. There are some cruises where infants up to the age of 2 years need not pay any fees as long as they don’t occupy a berth or bed. They have to only pay Port Taxes. Children above the age of 2 to 11 usually have individual concessions, which are quite reasonable. It should be remembered that thought these cruises provide transfer from and to the accommodation in Cyprus; most cruises don’t include the fares for this transfer. It has to be paid individually.
Make it a point to not let children share cabins on their own when on the cruise ship. This is for the safety of the child. All tickets to all cruises are to be collected at the port. It is always better to reconfirm the date of departure, vessel, itineraries and excursions before leaving for the cruise as all cruise companies have the right to alter this if circumstances call for it. So it can be seen that Cyprus cruises are great means of relaxing yourself, and visiting other places when in Cyprus.