11 days in Cyprus Itinerary

11 days in Cyprus Itinerary

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11 days in Cyprus Itinerary

Start: Groningen
Fly + Drive:  15​h 45​min
1
Peyia
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Limassol
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Ayia Napa
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Kyrenia
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  15​h 15​min
End: Groningen

1
night
Peyia

Peyia ©
Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): kick back and relax at Coral Bay, delve into the distant past at Kato Paphos Archaeological Park, then step into the grandiose world of Paphos Harbour Castle, and finally delve into the distant past at Tombs of the Kings. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Thu): cool off at Paphos Aphrodite Waterpark.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Peyia holiday planner .

Groningen, The Netherlands to Peyia is an approximately 16-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Groningen to Peyia due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Groningen in September, with highs in Peyia at 35°C and lows at 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can drive to Limassol.

Things to do in Peyia

Theme Parks Beaches Parks

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

2
nights
Limassol

Limassol ©
The second largest city in Cyprus, Limassol attracts locals and tourists alike with its sun and sea.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): cool off at Fasouri Watermania Water Park, steep yourself in history at Kourion, and then explore the striking landscape at Aphrodite's Rock. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Pissouri Beach, then delve into the distant past at Kolossi Castle, and then kick back and relax at Governor's Beach.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Limassol online holiday planner .

Getting from Peyia to Limassol by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and bus. In September, daytime highs in Limassol are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Ayia Napa.

Things to do in Limassol

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Pissouri Beach, Aphrodite's Rock
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Aphrodite's Rock ©
Aphrodite's Rock
Kourion ©
Kourion
Kolossi Castle ©
Kolossi Castle

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ayia Napa: Larnaca (Hala Sultan Tekke & Church of Saint Lazarus). And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Nissi Beach, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Profitis Elias, make a splash at Blue Lagoon, and discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Ayia Napa trip planner .

You can drive from Limassol to Ayia Napa in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Ayia Napa are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Kyrenia.

Things to do in Ayia Napa

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Protaras, Larnaca
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Nissi Beach ©
Nissi Beach
Konnos Bay ©
Konnos Bay
Fig Tree Bay ©
Fig Tree Bay

2
nights
Kyrenia

Kyrenia ©
Famous for its natural port and Byzantine castle, Kyrenia is not only a lovely old Venetian town, but also the most visited tourist destination in Northern Cyprus.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Mavi Kosk - Blue House, explore the ancient world of Saint Hilarion Castle, then step into the grandiose world of Kyrenia Castle, and finally explore the ancient world of Bellapais Monastery. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at Kyrenia Harbour, take an in-depth tour of The Cyprus Museum, then admire the striking features of Buyuk Han, and finally don't miss a visit to Selimiye Mosque.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Kyrenia online vacation maker .

Traveling by car from Ayia Napa to Kyrenia takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September in Kyrenia, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kyrenia

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Nicosia, Mavi Kosk - Blue House
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Saint Hilarion Castle ©
Saint Hilarion Castle
Bellapais Monastery ©
Bellapais Monastery
The Cyprus Museum ©
The Cyprus Museum

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