Car rental Larnaca
Lying on the southern coast of Cyprus, Larnaca is a fantastic place to spend your vacation, not only because of the beautiful beaches, but also the magical oriental atmosphere and culture. In size it is the third largest city of Cyprus after Nicosia and Limassol.
This is the most important and famous beach of Larnaca and is bordering the city's central coastal promenade. You can find all tourist facilities on the 500 meters long beach. This some 500 meters long beach has good beach facilities, such as toilets, showers, changing rooms, access for the disabled, sun beds and umbrellas and water sports. Car rental in Larnaca is the easiest way to access the beach, and there are many car parks near the beach. If you plan to rent a car in Larnaca, compare the car hire prices at holidaycars.com and book in advance without hidden costs.
Kition was an ancient city-state, and the ruins were first excavated by Swedish archaeologists in the last century, but most of the part remained hidden under the modern Larnaca. Interestingly, a Phoenician city was built upon the foundations of the Greek settlement around 800 BC.
Larnaca Medieval Fort & Museum
This medieval museum is housed in the Larnaca Fort, exhibiting artifacts from archeological expeditions. The Larnaca Fort was built by the Ottomans in 1625 to defend the city. From the walls you will get a beautiful view of Larnaca and the azure sea. Car rental in Larnaca can quickly get you to the museum.
Larnaca's specialty cuisiness
In the city and near Larnaca there are many nice small restaurants, which are all easily accessible with a rental car in Larnaca. In addition to pork and beef you can try the typical Cypriot cuisine made of spiced lamb and goat, such as the well-known stifado, a delicious stew with cinnamon and suvla, a special spice for meat.
Be carefull when driving your rental car on country Roads
Larnaca is situated on the east coast and not far from Lebanon. Nicosia, the capital and largest city in Cyprus, is easily accessible via the main road by car rental, but you can also choose to use the small long paths to explore the inland, with fields with blooming almond trees along the roads.
Most routes in Cyprus are so well maintained, which makes your trip by car rental in Larnaca especially pleasant. You can follow A1 to Limassol and A6 to the famous resort of Paphos