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Tuesday, 23. July 2019 at 07:28 AM

Cyprus Travel Advisory

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Local Situation: 1.0 / 5

Travelling Cyprus is (relatively) safe. We detected travel advisories from 3 sources for this specific country.

Regional Situation: 1.0 / 5

This country shares no land border with any other country. Thus, the region score is identical to the country risk rating.

Rating Details (single travel warnings)

These are the individual advisories published by other countries about the destination Cyprus from a travellers perspective. The scoring of all messages combined is the foundation for the current rating 1.0 out of 5.0.

Warning Level Icon Danger level: 0 - Travel is usually safe.
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This is the general advisory covering the whole country.

Source: https://travel.gc.ca/destinations/cyprus

Warning Level Icon Danger level: 0 - Travel is usually safe.
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Exercise normal safety and security precautions in Cyprus.

This is the general advisory covering the whole country.

Source: https://www.safetravel.govt.nz/cyprus

Warning Level Icon Danger level: 1 - Travel is usually safe.
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Exercise normal precautions when traveling in Cyprus.  Do not attempt to enter the United Nations buffer zone at any place other than a designated crossing point. Police and UN forces strictly enforce this restriction.  Read the Safety and Security section on the country information page.

This is the general advisory covering the whole country.

Source: http://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/traveladvisories/traveladvisories/cyprus-travel-advisory.html

Warning Level Icon Danger level: 1 - Travel is usually safe.
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This is the general advisory covering the whole country.

Source: https://foreignaffairs.gov.mt/en/Pages/Travel-Advice.aspx

Warning Level Icon Danger level: 1 - Travel is usually safe.
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Normal precautions

This is the general advisory covering the whole country.

Source: https://www.dfa.ie/travel/travel-advice/a-z-list-of-countries/cyprus/

About Cyprus

Cyprus with its capital Nicosia is a country in Europe (Western Asia), about 0.6 times the size of Connecticut (9,250 km²). The country is located Middle East, island in the Mediterranean Sea, south of Turkey. The climate can be described as temperate; Mediterranean with hot, dry summers and cool winters. The landscape is central plain with mountains to north and south; scattered but significant plains along southern coast. With a population of about 0.79 million citizens.

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Basic Statistics and Facts

Topic Value
Capital Nicosia
Population less than one million
Size 9.250 km²
Size comparable to about 0.6 times the size of Connecticut
Common languages el-CY,tr-CY,en
Currency Pound (short: CYP)
Common voltage (electricity) 240V - 50Hz
Used GSM Frequencies 900/1800/3G
International phone prefix +357
Internet Top Level Domain .cy
Countrycode: ISO Alpha 2 CY
Countrycode: ISO Alpha 3 CYP
Countrycode: ISO Numeric 196

Environmental problems and natural hazzards

These are problems Cyprus is facing. Environmental issues refer to damages of the nature due to industry and society. Natural hazzards refer to potential dangers originating in nature.

Environmental problems

  • coastal degradation
  • increased salination in the north)
  • loss of wildlife habitats from urbanization
  • sea water intrusion to island's largest aquifer
  • seasonal disparity in rainfall
  • water pollution from sewage and industrial wastes
  • water resource problems (no natural reservoir catchments

Natural hazzards

  • droughts
  • moderate earthquake activity

Top Industries and Agricultural Products

These are the main product industries and agricultural products Cyprus. This list indicates what this country is good at producing.

Industries

  1. beverage processing
  2. cement
  3. clay
  4. clay products
  5. clothing
  6. copper
  7. food
  8. foodstuffs
  9. furniture
  10. gypsum

Agriculture products

  1. barley
  2. cheese
  3. citrus
  4. citrus fruit
  5. dairy
  6. grapes
  7. lamb
  8. olives
  9. pork
  10. potatoes

Cypriot Imports and Exports

These are the main product categories of imports and exports of Cyprus.

Export products

  1. cement
  2. citrus
  3. clothing
  4. pharmaceuticals
  5. potatoes

Import products

  1. consumer goods
  2. lubricants
  3. machinery
  4. petroleum
  5. transport equipment

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the current travel advisory for Cyprus?

Cyprus is currently rated at 1,0 out of a possible 5.0. Travelling Cyprus is (relatively) safe.

So ... is it safe to travel Cyprus?

You are good to go, enjoy your trip to Cyprus.

How many advisories do you know for Cyprus?

We currently evaluate nine official sources each morning. Today, we know of 3 active advisories for Cyprus.