Protaras is located on the east side of the island in fabulous Fig Tree Bay between Cape Greco and Paralimni. . Compared to Ayia Napa it is a more calm resort even if it is only 10 minutes away by car. The resort offers for all visitors relaxing and idyllic time in more sophisticated atmosphere than Ayia Napa for the all families at the golden sandy beaches with the access to many varieties of water sports. Many of the hotels have been build last years along the coast in answer to the growing needs of the tourist coming to spend their summer holidays in this quiet and beautiful place. You can choose you accommodation from luxury 5* hotels with all amenities to low budget apartments. Apart of the sandy beaches we can find along the whole coastline of Protaras many caves and unique rock formations, arches and hidden coves to explore and photograph. You can enjoy night life as well choosing one of many restaurants, pubs and night clubs gathered around the main road and offering entertainment for all ages.
Near Protaras lies Cape Greco which is protected nature park and it is a popular stop point destination.
Protaras has subtropical Mediterranean climate with hot and dry summers and cool rainy winters. Summer season begins in May and finishes in October and weather is sunny every day.