Though Cyprus is not popular for skiing and actually many tourists may not be aware of this, Cyprus is one of the very few places in the world where you can swim or sun bathe in the morning and within an hour head to the skiing slopes in Troodos mountains. The season is usually from december to March when it snows in Troodos. The Mount Olympus popular for its variety of Ski slopes is just an hours drive from most of the important cities in Cyprus. There is even an international skiing competition that takes place at the Zeus Slalom. There is this unique activity during the winter here for which tourists come for a skiing Cyprus Holidays.