Cape Greco, Ayia Napa

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Cape Greco, also known as Cavo Greco and Poyraz Burnu in Turkish, is a headland in the southeastern part of the island of Cyprus. It is at the southern end of Famagusta Bay and forms part of Ayia Napa Municipality.
It lies between the towns of Ayia Napa and Protaras, both of which are tourist resorts. It is visited by tourists for its natural environment, and is a protected nature park.
According to local legend, it is also the home of the 'Ayia Napa sea monster'.
Cape Greco is a National Forest Park is under the administration of the Forestry Department of the Cyprus Ministry of the Interior.
At Cape Greco, there is a large mediumwave broadcasting station used by TWR. It has several mast radiators and broadcasts on 1233 kHz with 600 kW.
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  • The sea caves near Cape Greco are beautiful, as you can see in the photo. There were many colourful fish swimming around, plus a few turtles. The sea is very clean. However, there is a big sign when.....  more »
  • We have been going to Ayia Nappa area for the last 10 years and it’s a must to visit here ... even if we are not wandering around the nature park. Off the main road on the way from Knossos Bay travel....  more »

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