New Year's Day 1 January
Epiphany 6 January
Green Monday (Lent) 19 February
Greek Independence 25 March
Greek Cypriot National Day 1 April
Good Friday 6 April
Easter Sunday 8 April
Easter Monday 9 April
May Day / Labour Day 1 May
Kataklysmos 28 May
Assumption Day 15 August
Cyprus Independence Day 1 October
Greek National Day (Ochi Day) 28 October
Christmas Eve 24 December
Christmas Day 25 December
Boxing Day 26 December
The currency in Cyprus is the Euro.
The latest exchange rate against the Pound Sterling and other currencies can be foundhere
For Weather information, Cyprus maps and a host of other Cyprus related issues, click here
Cyprus Weather & information
There are many cruises departing from Cyprus to the following destinations: Egypt, Lebanon, The Holy Land, Greece, Greek islands and more, for more info click here
All Public Services, organisations, banks and businesses close on public holidays. In the resort areas and coastal towns some shops and services do not close. Banks do not close on December 24 Police stations and hospitals do not close. Names, addresses and telephone numbers of chemists (pharmacies, drug stores) open on public holidays are listed in the daily papers. Or call answer service numbers: Nicosia: 1412, Limassol: 1415, Larnaca 1414, Paphos: 1416, Famagusta: 1413.
Here are a selection of websites that offer reasonably priced flights to/from Cyprus.