Facilitating hols for the disabled

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Facilitating hols for the disabled
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The Famagusta region is faring well with the number of beaches that offer disabled facilities in ratio to its size, with a total of 14 accessible-friendly coasts.

As per information published by the Cyprus Tourism Organisation (CTO), out of 47 coasts island-wide, there are seven fully-accessible beaches, and seven partially accessible in south Famagusta.

Only the Limassol region offers more accessible beaches, with a total of 16; five fully accessible and 11 partially accessible.

Complete facilities for sand and sea

For a beach to be classified as fully accessible, it must offer wheelchair users easy access to the beach itself: disabled parking spots, disabled toilets, and a way for wheelchair users to get from the sand and into the sea.

The wheelchair devices for sea entry are all free-of-charge to use with assistance from the lifeguard tower and vary, with the most advanced being the Seatrac device.

The Seatrac device offers autonomous entry into...


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Facilitating hols for the disabled


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