Cyprus's position means that it is only one night of sailing away to some of the worlds most historical sites.
Destinations include the Greek Islands (Availability of destinations may vary due to political situations) Cruises depart from the Limassol new port.
Cruises to Greek Islands often last three or four nights, the most popular & regular destination being Rhodes. Highlights include the Crusader castle and walls, the towns cobbled streets that run though its quaint shopping district. If you decide to take the excursion you will also get the chance to visit the ancient town of Lindos and a traditional pottery factory.
These mini cruises are run by two main cruise lines from Cyprus,namely Salamis Cruise Lines and Louis /Celestyal Cruises. Both companies offer ships that have comfortable cabins.
The ships also boast swimming pools, evening entertainment and casinos. Whilst cruising you are on a full board basis which means three tasty meals a day are included in the cruise. It is important to remember that these vessels are small in cruise ship terms, and should not be compared to luxurious long stay cruise vessels. But still comfortable none the less.
Cruises from cyprus run several times a week in the summer season and for what you get are very good value for money. You can pre-book one of these cruises before you depart for Cyprus, if not book with one of the cruise company's direct on their websites, visit a local travel agent in Cyprus or your holiday rep will be happy to help.
Both Celestyal Cruises, and Salamis cruises will soon uploaded their itineraries for Summer 2015 on their respective websites.
Louis Cruises have been offering Cruises from Cyprus since 1986
Salamis Cruise Lines have announced that their ship the C/S Salamis Filoxenia has been refurbished for the Summer 2015 season.
Enjoy day and night cruises from Limassol with the Relax Catamaran - a great fun day out in the Limassol region.
From lazy day cruises, to firework dinner cruises - with a Paphos Boat Trip there really is something for everyone.
So much to do in Latchi Harbour, from enjoying a day cruise on a boat trip, to a fresh fish meze in a harbour side restaurant.