Akrotiri Bay

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Akrotiri Bay is located on the southern coast of Cyprus, near the city of Limassol.

Akrotiri Bay (Greek: Κόλπος Ακρωτηρίου, Kolpos Akrotiriou; Turkish: Limasol Körfezi) is a part of the Mediterranean Sea east of the Akrotiri Peninsula on the southern coast of the island of Cyprus. The Western Sovereign Base Area of Akrotiri and Dhekelia, a British Overseas Territory, administered as a Sovereign Base Area, borders the bay. The city of Limassol is also located on the bay. The southern end of the bay is formed by Cape Gata.


Coordinates: 34°38′N 33°05′E / 34.633°N 33.083°E / 34.633; 33.083