10 days in Cyprus Itinerary

10 days in Cyprus Itinerary

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10 days in Cyprus Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  13​h
1
Paphos
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Ayia Napa
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Nicosia
— 3 nights
shuttle + Fly:  10​h 15​min
End: Mumbai

3
nights
Paphos

Paphos ©
The legendary birthplace of the Greek goddess Aphrodite and the capital of western Cyprus, the city of Paphos showcases an abundance of archaeological, architectural, and historical sites.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Paphos: Limassol (Kourion & Kolossi Castle) and Aphrodite's Rock (in Kouklia). There's lots more to do: explore the ancient world of Tombs of the Kings, step into the grandiose world of Paphos Harbour Castle, savor the flavors at P&S Palati, and admire all the interesting features of Horse Riding Paphos - Eagle Mountain Ranch.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Paphos trip itinerary planner .

Mumbai, India to Paphos is an approximately 13-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight, car, and bus. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Mumbai to Paphos due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Mumbai, expect cooler days and little chillier nights in Paphos, ranging from highs of 22°C to lows of 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to go by car to Ayia Napa.

Things to do in Paphos

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Limassol, Aphrodite's Rock, Coral Bay
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Kato Paphos Archaeological Park ©
Kato Paphos Archaeological Park
Tombs of the Kings ©
Tombs of the Kings
Aphrodite's Rock ©
Aphrodite's Rock

2
nights
Ayia Napa

Ayia Napa ©
Though Ayia Napa boasts archaeological sites and the largest water park in Europe, the city is best known as a party hub.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hala Sultan Tekke, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Saint Lazarus, then stroll through Nissi Beach, and finally make a trip to Sea Caves. On your second day here, enjoy the sand and surf at Konnos Bay, then kick back and relax at Fig Tree Bay, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Profitis Elias.

To find out how to plan a trip to Ayia Napa, use our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Paphos to Ayia Napa by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can go by car to Nicosia.

Things to do in Ayia Napa

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Larnaca, Protaras
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Nissi Beach ©
Nissi Beach
Church of Saint Lazarus ©
Church of Saint Lazarus
Fig Tree Bay ©
Fig Tree Bay

3
nights
Nicosia

Nicosia ©
Experience a combination of traditional and modern Cyprus, including archaeological sites encircled by ancient walls, in the country's capital, Nicosia.
Get out of town with these interesting Nicosia side-trips: Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos (in Pedoulas), Kyrenia (Kyrenia Harbour, Kyrenia Castle, & more) and Mavi Kosk - Blue House (in Guzelyurt). And it doesn't end there: take an in-depth tour of The Cyprus Museum, make a trip to Selimiye Mosque, admire the striking features of Buyuk Han, and pause for some serene contemplation at Church Of St. Nicholas.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Nicosia trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by car from Ayia Napa to Nicosia takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In January, daily temperatures in Nicosia can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Nicosia

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trips

Kyrenia, Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos, Mavi Kosk - Blue House
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Saint Hilarion Castle ©
Saint Hilarion Castle
Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos ©
Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos
The Cyprus Museum ©
The Cyprus Museum

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