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Lara Beach

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Fantastic tour of the Akamas yesterday with Andreas (Eco Adventure Tours) - saw so many things in one day. The highlight was the baby turtles at Lara Beach. Brilliant day out for both adults and children - very informative, great fun and met some lovely people. The beach was beautiful and the water was just the right place to relax... More

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Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
5 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

A brilliant beach and water is fabulous A little tricky to get to if you don't know your way but worth the adventure.

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Reykjavik, Iceland
15 reviews 15 reviews
8 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Post card views! Lots of tortoise nests, where you can see sand print and trails where they were heading to. Fine gold sand, clear azure sea! Closed at night! Worth to be there. There are two sheds with information's and pictures about volunteer work ans supporting tortoise and wild life.

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Portishead, Bristol
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46 reviews 46 reviews
11 attraction reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

I obviously had the wrong idea when we went to Lara Beach as I thought it would be really sandy rather like the sand at Coral Bay but unfortunately it was coarse sand interspersed with pebbles and the shoreline and into the sea was all pebbles. It was pretty but I have seen prettier in my travels. The road to... More

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Valletta, Malta
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Not much to add really. This is a truly beautiful beach and at it's peak busy period last Saturday there were 4 other couples/families. On Tuesday we were completely alone almost all afternoon. The road to get there from Pegeia direction is awful but we did it in a small rental hatchback.... not sure I'd try it in the rain... More

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Latchi, Cyprus
3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

We took the road less travelled. After visiting Androlikou, an abandoned village, we were making our way to Ineia and on the way spotted a turning sharp right switch back heading down with a sign most would miss pointing to Lara. Very rough and winding road all the way down the mountain to Lara Beach, but one of most spectacular... More

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Bristol, England, United Kingdom
17 reviews 17 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

The beach was really beautiful with magnificent views all round. The restaurant on the beach served up the most amazing Sea Bass with home made chips. The Restaurant owner was the most helpful and happy person I think I met in Cyprus. She called us "my darling" and she accommodated our every wish. Stayed at the Restaurant for Sun Set... More

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Bucharest, Romania
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355 attraction reviews
232 helpful votes 232 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

The Lara Beach is located north of Agios Georgios Pegeias, in the Akamas Peninsula. Being famous for the turtles that hatch here (only at the end of July and October), this is also a place for relaxation in one of the remoted areas of Cyprus. There are no cafes and restaurant, so is a great idea to have food and... More

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Bratislava, Slovakia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
7 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

We visited Cyprus as a couple in October 2013; it was our first visit there. Accommodated in Limassol, we daily driven with car to view various attractions – beaches, mountains, historical places. Lara beach was really in a long distance from our hotel, but unlikely to some reviewers, I don’t regret this time. We also didn’t see any turtle, but... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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152 reviews 152 reviews
37 attraction reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

I would imagine that in the warm season it is beautiful there, but we went in November. It's a long unmade road, but we were ok in a 4x4. We came over the hills from Latchi which is fantastic in a suitable vehicle but definitely avoid in the rain. a number of narrow sandy tracks lead to parking areas -... More

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