10 days in Cyprus Itinerary

10 days in Cyprus Itinerary

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10 days in Cyprus Itinerary

Start: Moscow
Fly + bus:  7​h 45​min
1
Limassol
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Peyia
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Nicosia
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Protaras
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  8​h 45​min
End: Moscow

2
nights
Limassol

Limassol ©
The second largest city in Cyprus, Limassol attracts locals and tourists alike with its sun and sea.
On the 1st (Sat), look for gifts at AQUA Shop. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Lady's Mile Beach, then contemplate the long history of Kourion, then explore the historical opulence of Kolossi Castle, and finally stop by Kikis Pandechis Pottery.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Limassol holiday planner .

Moscow, Russia to Limassol is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Moscow to Limassol, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In September, Limassol is much warmer than Moscow - with highs of 35°C and lows of 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can drive to Peyia.

Things to do in Limassol

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Pissouri Beach, Timios Stavros Monastery, Aphrodite's Rock, Lady's Mile Beach, Kikis Pandechis Pottery
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Pissouri Beach ©
Pissouri Beach
Kourion ©
Kourion
Kolossi Castle ©
Kolossi Castle

2
nights
Peyia

Peyia ©
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Coral Bay, explore the ancient world of Tombs of the Kings, browse the different shops at Kings Avenue Mall, then explore the ancient world of Kato Paphos Archaeological Park, and finally stop by Lempa (Lemba) Pottery Workshop. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Geroskipou Beach, step into the grandiose world of Paphos Harbour Castle, and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Peyia trip itinerary builder site .

Drive from Limassol to Peyia in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car. In September in Peyia, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 24°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Nicosia.

Things to do in Peyia

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Paphos, Geroskipou Beach
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Kato Paphos Archaeological Park ©
Kato Paphos Archaeological Park
Tombs of the Kings ©
Tombs of the Kings
Coral Bay ©
Coral Bay

2
nights
Nicosia

Nicosia ©
Experience a combination of traditional and modern Cyprus, including archaeological sites encircled by ancient walls, in the country's capital, Nicosia.
On the 6th (Thu), explore the ancient world of Saint Hilarion Castle, then explore the activities along Kyrenia Harbour, then step into the grandiose world of Kyrenia Castle, and finally wander the streets of Ledra Street Crossing Point. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Saint Lazarus, then kick back and relax at Finikoudes Beach, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Hala Sultan Tekke, and finally explore the activities along Larnaka Salt Lake.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Nicosia online travel route planner .

You can drive from Peyia to Nicosia in 2.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and bus. While traveling from Peyia, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Nicosia, ranging from highs of 39°C to lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to drive to Protaras.

Things to do in Nicosia

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Larnaca, Kyrenia
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Finikoudes Beach ©
Finikoudes Beach
Saint Hilarion Castle ©
Saint Hilarion Castle
Church of Saint Lazarus ©
Church of Saint Lazarus

3
nights
Protaras

Located along Cyprus's lovely Fig Tree Bay, Protaras is a family-friendly resort town with beautiful beaches and plenty of recreational activities.
You'll get in some beach time at Nissi Beach and Fig Tree Bay. The adventure continues: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, enjoy the sand and surf at Makronissos Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Kapparris Beach, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Profitis Elias.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Protaras trip itinerary site .

You can drive from Nicosia to Protaras in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. September in Protaras sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Protaras

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Ayia Napa, Kapparris Beach
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Nissi Beach ©
Nissi Beach
Fig Tree Bay ©
Fig Tree Bay

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