Larnaca (Larnarka) is a port city on the south coast of Cyprus. It is the third-largest city in the country, after Nicosia and Limassol. Larnaca is home to the country's primary airport, Larnaca International Airport. It also has a seaport and a marina.
The city is built on the ruins of ancient Citium, which was the birthplace of Stoic philosopher Zeno. Larnaca is also the location of the 9th-century Church of Saint Lazarus, which contains the tomb of the saint, as well as other historic sites such as Hala Sultan Tekke, Kamares Aqueduct, and Larnaca Castle.
Larnaca is known for its palm-tree seafront Finikoudes Beach, and Mackenzie Beach buzzing bars and restaurants line the waterfront. Just offshore, the MS Zenobia wreck is a popular dive site. said to have risen from the dead.
To find out more visit the Larnaka Municipality website.