Where tradition meets innovation

Cosmopolitan, lively and culturally rich, Cyprus is a modern and thriving European Union state, offering a unique value proposition catering to the needs of all visitors. Combining a strategic location at the crossroads of three continents with an enviable quality of life, a multicultural English-speaking society, an advanced infrastructure and simple yet effective systems and regulations, Cyprus has long developed into a destination of choice for international activities.

  • Area:

    9,521 km ²

  • Population:

    847,000

  • Time Zone:

    GMT+2

  • Currency:

    Euro

  • Capital:

    Nicosia

  • Political System:

    Presidential Democratic Republic

  • Languages:

    Greek, English is widely spoken

  • EU Member:

    State 2004, Eurozone 2008

High quality of life

Safest country in the world for young people

Affordable
cost of living

Friendly and hospitable people

2nd best climate worldwide, with an average annual temperature of 25°C

Wide range of sports and leisure options

Flourishing arts and culture

Traditional Mediterranean gastronomy

Vibrant nightlife

Most blue flag beaches per capita in EU