Cyprus, renowned for its picturesque beaches and vibrant tourism industry, faces occasional encounters with the majestic marine predator: the shark. Though relatively rare, shark attacks have garnered attention in recent years. Our weekly updates provide essential details about these shark attacks in Cyprus, ensuring both locals and tourists remain informed and safe. As human interactions with the marine world increase, understanding the balance between leisure and nature becomes crucial for the island’s reputation and safety. Stay informed, stay safe.
Recent Shark Attacks in Cyprus
|Date / Time||Country / Area||Activity||Name||Sex / Age||Injury||Species|
|09-23-1901||CYPRUS ,Southern Cyprus||Swimming||male||M||FATAL, bitten on arms, chest & legs||2 m shark|