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Lara Beach

Cyprus
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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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24 reviews 24 reviews
17 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014 via mobile

Though we missed the baby turtles by a month, we did see several small turtles in an aquarium. Very impressive what they are doing to increase the green turtle population. Also another nice beach front.

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 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
28 helpful votes 28 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
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 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
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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
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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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413 reviews 413 reviews
356 attraction reviews
241 helpful votes 241 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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34 reviews 34 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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