10 days in Cyprus Itinerary

10 days in Cyprus Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly + Drive:  16 h
1
Nicosia
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Limassol
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Peyia
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Protaras
— 1 night
Shuttle + Fly:  17 h 45 min
End: Kuala Lumpur

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.
Let the collections at The Cyprus Museum and Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos capture your imagination. Do some cultural sightseeing at Ledra Street Crossing Point and Gallery 37. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Nicosia: Soli Ruinen (in Lefke), Chrysospiliotissa Church (in Deftera) and Larnaca (Church of Saint Lazarus, Hala Sultan Tekke, &more). There's more to do: explore the historical opulence of Saint Hilarion Castle and contemplate the long history of Buyuk Han.

For reviews, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Nicosia day trip website.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Nicosia is an approximately 16- hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of bus, taxi, flight, and shuttle. The time zone difference moving from Malaysia Time to Eastern European Standard Time is minus 6 hours. In January, Nicosia is colder than Kuala Lumpur - with highs of 17°C and lows of 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to drive to Limassol.

Things to do in Nicosia

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Larnaca, Soli Ruinen, Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos, Chrysospiliotissa Church, Saint Hilarion Castle
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The Cyprus Museum ©
The Cyprus Museum
Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos ©
Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos
Saint Hilarion Castle ©
Saint Hilarion Castle

3
nights
Limassol

Limassol ©
The second largest city in Cyprus, Limassol attracts locals and tourists alike with its sun and sea.
Head to Neldi Art Gallery and Barefoot Designs Art Galleryfor some retail therapy. Do some cultural sightseeing at Aliathon Gallery and Kolossi Castle. Venture out of the city with trips to Paphos (Minthis Golf Club, Tsangarides Winery, &more) and Vouni Panayia Winery (in Pano Panayia). Next up on the itinerary: take in the exciting artwork at Zacharias Gallery, see the interesting displays at Kalavasos-Tenta Neolithic Archaeological Site, shop like a local with Michael Owen Art Gallery, and explore the ancient world of Choirokoitia Neolithic Settlement.

To find more things to do, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read Limassol trip planning tool.

Getting from Nicosia to Limassol by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can drive to Peyia.

Things to do in Limassol

Museums Wineries Shopping

Side Trips

Paphos, Kalavasos-Tenta Neolithic Archaeological Site, Michael Owen Art Gallery, Choirokoitia Neolithic Settlement, Cyprus Wine Museum
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Neldi Art Gallery ©
Neldi Art Gallery
Cyprus Wine Museum ©
Cyprus Wine Museum
Tsangarides Winery ©
Tsangarides Winery

1
night
Peyia

Peyia ©
On the 22nd (Wed), view the masterpieces at The Place, delve into the distant past at Kato Paphos Archaeological Park, explore the historical opulence of Paphos Harbour Castle, then kick back and relax at Coral Bay, then delve into the distant past at Tombs of the Kings, and finally explore the world behind art at Chakra Fine Art Gallery & Culture Centre.

Make your Peyia itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by car from Limassol to Peyia takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In January, daily temperatures in Peyia can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can drive to Protaras.

Things to do in Peyia

Museums Shopping Beaches

Side Trip

Paphos
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Kato Paphos Archaeological Park ©
Kato Paphos Archaeological Park
Tombs of the Kings ©
Tombs of the Kings
Coral Bay ©
Coral Bay

1
night
Protaras

Protaras ©
Located along Cyprus's lovely Fig Tree Bay, Protaras is a family-friendly resort town with beautiful beaches and plenty of recreational activities.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): kick back and relax at Fig Tree Bay, look for gifts at Taste of Life, then kick back and relax at Nissi Beach, and finally see the interesting displays at Outdoor Folk Art Museum For Traditional Crafts.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Protaras road trip planning tool.

Getting from Peyia to Protaras by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In January in Protaras, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 8°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Protaras

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Ayia Napa, Outdoor Folk Art Museum For Traditional Crafts
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Nissi Beach ©
Nissi Beach
Fig Tree Bay ©
Fig Tree Bay
Outdoor Folk Art Museum For Traditional Crafts ©

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