11 days in Cyprus Itinerary

11 days in Cyprus Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Newark
Fly + Drive:  17 h
1
Nicosia
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Ayia Napa
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Paphos
— 4 nights
Fly:  19 h 30 min
End: Newark

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Nicosia side-trips: Larnaca (Finikoudes Beach, Church of Saint Lazarus, &more) and Kyrenia (Bellapais Monastery, Agha Cafar Pasha Mosque, &more). There's more to do: take an in-depth tour of The Cyprus Museum and contemplate the long history of Konigsgraber von Tamassos.

For other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Nicosia online journey builder.

Newark, USA to Nicosia is an approximately 20.5- hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from Newark to Nicosia due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Newark, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Nicosia, ranging from highs of 92°F to lows of 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Ayia Napa.

Things to do in Nicosia

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Larnaca, Kyrenia
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Church of Saint Lazarus ©
Church of Saint Lazarus
Saint Hilarion Castle ©
Saint Hilarion Castle
Bellapais Monastery ©
Bellapais Monastery

3
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.
Ayia Napa is known for beaches, theme parks, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Nissi Beach, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, tour the pleasant surroundings at Kapparris Beach, and get in on the family fun at WaterWorld Themed Waterpark - Ayia Napa, Cyprus.

Plan my day in Ayia Napa using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Nicosia to Ayia Napa in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. When traveling from Nicosia in June, plan for slightly colder days in Ayia Napa, with highs around 87°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can drive to Paphos.

Things to do in Ayia Napa

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Protaras, Kapparris Beach
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Nissi Beach ©
Nissi Beach
Fig Tree Bay ©
Fig Tree Bay
Scuba & Snorkeling

4
nights
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Paphos side-trips: Limassol (Kourion, Kolossi Castle, &more). The adventure continues: delve into the distant past at Tombs of the Kings, take in the dramatic natural features at Aphrodite's Rock, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and make a trip to Kouklia Arts Centre.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Paphos trip itinerary maker app.

You can drive from Ayia Napa to Paphos in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Paphos are 83°F, while nighttime lows are 66°F. You'll have a few hours on the 22nd (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Paphos

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Limassol, Kouklia, Coral Bay
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Off-Road & ATV Trails
Tombs of the Kings ©
Tombs of the Kings
Kato Paphos Archaeological Park ©
Kato Paphos Archaeological Park

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