Prices in Larnaca
The famous resort town of Larnaca is located in the southeast of Cyprus. The cost of living in Cyprus is the same as in the states of Western Europe. But prices in Larnaca are lower than in other cities in Cyprus. Only euros are accepted for payment there. It is almost impossible to exchange rubles at the resort.
Where to live for a tourist
The choice of a place to stay depends on the tourist's goals. If you are planning to do some sightseeing, then a budget hotel close to transport arteries is for you. For families with children, it is better to choose a family-oriented hotel. There you will be offered a children's menu and an entertainment program for children. Accommodation for a week in an inexpensive hotel in Larnaca will cost 250 euros. A 3-4 * hotel room for a week can be rented for 450 euros. You will have to spend at least 800 euros per week to stay in a 5 * hotel.
Things to do in Larnaca
The city attracts foreigners with its magnificent beaches and high level of service. Shopping is also popular here. The cheapest place to shop is the open market on Ermou Street. Fashionable clothes, jewelry, dishes, souvenirs and accessories can be purchased in one of the shops on Zenonos Kitieos street.
Excursion programs in Larnaca are very diverse. To take a pilgrimage tour «Orthodox heritage of Cyprus», you have to pay 60 euros. You can make a trip to Limassol exploring ancient cultural monuments for 45 euros. A trip to the Byzantine churches in Cyprus will cost 55 euros. To save money on excursion programs, it is better to order them at travel agencies in Larnaca. You can see the sights on your own if you use public transport.
A significant part of a tourist's money is spent on entertainment in Larnaca. For example, to ride a jet ski, you need to spend 30 euros in 15 minutes. Paragliding costs 40 euros for a 15 minute flight. Water skiing for 15 minutes costs 20 euros, banana boat rides - 7 euros.
Food in Larnaca
The prices for food in the city are different, depending on the level of the catering establishment. Many tourists dine at cheap eateries to save money. You can dine in an inexpensive tavern for 15 euros per person. Lunch in a mid-range restaurant costs a little more - about 30 euros. You can buy a bottle of wine at the supermarket for 5 euros. A draft beer of 0.6 l costs 3-4 euros, a cup of coffee - about 2 euros. In general, food in Larnaca is cheaper than in other cities in Cyprus. The cost of buying groceries in stores will be almost the same as when eating in a cafe. In Cyprus, meat is quite expensive. For example, for 1 kg of pork you need to pay at least 4 euros, for 1 kg of beef - 7 euros.