11 days in Cyprus Itinerary

11 days in Cyprus Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Ayia Napa
— 1 night
2
Nicosia
— 3 nights
3
Limassol City
— 3 nights
4
Peyia
— 2 nights

1
night
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 21st (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Fig Tree Bay and then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Profitis Elias. On your second day here, contemplate the waterfront views at Konnos Bay, thenget great views at Cape Greco National Forest Park, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Nissi Beach, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Ayia Napa Monastery.

To see ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Ayia Napa road trip site.

Lagos, Nigeria to Ayia Napa is an approximately 17-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Lagos to Ayia Napa, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In December, Ayia Napa is cooler than Lagos - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to drive to Nicosia.

Things to do in Ayia Napa

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Protaras
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Nissi Beach ©
Nissi Beach
Konnos Bay ©
Konnos Bay
Ayia Napa Monastery ©
Ayia Napa Monastery

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Nicosia: Larnaca (Hala Sultan Tekke, Church of Saint Lazarus, &more), The Green Living Wall (in Paphos) and Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos (in Pedoulas). The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of The Cyprus Museum, step into the grandiose world of Saint Hilarion Castle, contemplate the waterfront views at Kyrenia Harbour, and make a trip to Selimiye Mosque.

For ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Nicosia trip planner.

Drive from Ayia Napa to Nicosia in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Nicosia are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Limassol City.

Things to do in Nicosia

Historic Sites Nature Museums

Side Trips

Larnaca, Kyrenia, The Green Living Wall, Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos
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Church of Saint Lazarus ©
Church of Saint Lazarus
The Cyprus Museum ©
The Cyprus Museum
Selimiye Mosque ©
Selimiye Mosque

3
nights
Limassol City

Limassol City ©
The second largest city in Cyprus, Limassol attracts locals and tourists alike with its sun and sea.
Get out of town with these interesting Limassol City side-trips: Kouklia (Aphrodite's Rock & Kouklia Arts Centre), Paphos (Minthis Golf Club, Kalamos Winery, &more) and O'Vrakas Gifts (in Pissouri). The adventure continues: step into the grandiose world of Kolossi Castle, learn about winemaking at Vouni Panayia Winery, delve into the distant past at Kourion, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Chrysorrogiatissa Monastery.

To see maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Limassol City trip planning tool.

You can drive from Nicosia to Limassol City in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in December, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Peyia.

Things to do in Limassol City

Historic Sites Parks Wineries

Side Trips

Paphos, Kouklia, Pano Panayia, Choirokoitia Neolithic Settlement, Akamas Peninsula National Park
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Kourion ©
Kourion
Kolossi Castle ©
Kolossi Castle
Akamas Peninsula National Park ©
Akamas Peninsula National Park

2
nights
Peyia

Peyia ©
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sun): kick back and relax at Coral Bay, explore the ancient world of Tombs of the Kings, explore the ancient world of Kato Paphos Archaeological Park, thenstep into the grandiose world of Paphos Harbour Castle, and finally take a pleasant ride with Horse Riding Paphos - Eagle Mountain Ranch.

For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Peyia trip maker site.

You can drive from Limassol City to Peyia in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Peyia are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Peyia

Outdoors Tours Beaches

Side Trip

Paphos
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Kato Paphos Archaeological Park ©
Kato Paphos Archaeological Park
Tombs of the Kings ©
Tombs of the Kings
Paphos Harbour Castle ©
Paphos Harbour Castle

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