13 days in Cyprus Itinerary

13 days in Cyprus Itinerary

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Omodos
— 1 night
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Platres
— 1 night
3
Limassol City
— 2 nights
4
Larnaca
— 3 nights
5
Nicosia
— 1 night
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Kakopetria
— 1 day
7
Pedoulas
— 2 nights
8
Paphos
— 1 night

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Omodos

Omodos ©
Omodos is a village in the Troödos Mountains of Cyprus. Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): steep yourself in history at Monastery of Timiou Stavrou.

To find photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Omodos trip itinerary planner.

Paphos to Omodos is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. January in Omodos sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Platres.

Things to do in Omodos

Museums · Wineries · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Anogyra, Nelion Winery, Tzelefos Bridge
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Oleastro Olive Park and Museum ©
Oleastro Olive Park and Museum
Tzelefos Bridge ©
Tzelefos Bridge
Carob Museum and Factory - Mavros Chrysos ©
Carob Museum and Factory - Mavros Chrysos

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Platres

Platres
Platres is a mountainous village in Cyprus. Plan my Platres trip by asking Inpirock to come up with tips and suggestions.

Platres is just a short distance from Omodos. January in Platres sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C at night. You will leave for Limassol City on the 20th (Mon).

Things to do in Platres

Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites
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Limassol City

Limassol City ©
The second largest city in Cyprus, Limassol attracts locals and tourists alike with its sun and sea.
Limassol City is known for historic sites, theme parks, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Kourion, have some family-friendly fun at RAGE ROOM Limassol, step into the grandiose world of Kolossi Castle, and see the interesting displays at Limassol Castle.

To see traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Limassol City visit planner.

You can drive from Platres to Limassol City in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. In January, daily temperatures in Limassol City can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to go by car to Larnaca.

Things to do in Limassol City

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Choirokoitia Neolithic Settlement, Cyprus Medical Museum
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Kourion ©
Kourion
Kolossi Castle ©
Kolossi Castle
Choirokoitia Neolithic Settlement ©
Choirokoitia Neolithic Settlement

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Larnaca

Larnaca ©
Situated on the southernmost coast of Cyprus, the 6,000-year-old city of Larnaka features a bustling promenade full of bars, cafes, restaurants, and plenty of spots in the sun.
On the 23rd (Thu), take in the spiritual surroundings of Hala Sultan Tekke, contemplate the waterfront views at Larnaka Salt Lake, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Saint Lazarus, then kick back and relax at Finikoudes Beach, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Stavrovouni Monastery. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Konnos Bay, then enjoy the sand and surf at Nissi Beach, then admire the masterpieces at Traditional house, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Lala Mustafa Pasha Mosque.

To see other places to visit and tourist information, go to the Larnaca visit planner.

Getting from Limassol City to Larnaca by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. In January, daily temperatures in Larnaca can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to drive to Nicosia.

Things to do in Larnaca

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Ayia Napa, Traditional house, Lala Mustafa Pasha Mosque, Stavrovouni Monastery
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Nissi Beach ©
Nissi Beach
Church of Saint Lazarus ©
Church of Saint Lazarus
Larnaka Salt Lake ©
Larnaka Salt Lake

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Nicosia

Nicosia ©
Experience a combination of traditional and modern Cyprus, including archaeological sites encircled by ancient walls, in the country's capital, Nicosia.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): take an in-depth tour of The Cyprus Museum, look and learn at Shacolas Tower Museum & Observatory, then take a stroll through Ledra Street Crossing Point, then admire the landmark architecture of Buyuk Han, and finally make a trip to Selimiye Mosque. On your second day here, contemplate the long history of Bellapais Monastery, step into the grandiose world of Saint Hilarion Castle, and then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Nicosia holiday website.

Traveling by car from Larnaca to Nicosia takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Larnaca in January, plan for little chillier nights in Nicosia, with lows around 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can drive to Kakopetria.

Things to do in Nicosia

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Kyrenia
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Buyuk Han ©
Buyuk Han
The Cyprus Museum ©
The Cyprus Museum
Saint Hilarion Castle ©
Saint Hilarion Castle

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Kakopetria

Kakopetria ©
Kakopetria is a town in Cyprus located 55km southwest of the capital, Nicosia, on the north facing foothills of the Troodos Mountains. On the 27th (Mon), pause for some serene contemplation at Panayia tou Araka, examine the collection at Cyprus Railways Museum, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Agios Nikolaos tis Stegis Church.

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read Kakopetria driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Nicosia to Kakopetria in 1.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and car. In January, daily temperatures in Kakopetria can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Pedoulas.

Things to do in Kakopetria

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Panayia tou Araka, Cyprus Railways Museum
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Agios Nikolaos tis Stegis Church ©
Agios Nikolaos tis Stegis Church
Panayia tou Araka ©
Panayia tou Araka
Cyprus Railways Museum ©
Cyprus Railways Museum

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Pedoulas

Pedoulas ©
Take a trip inland and visit the village of Pedoulas, a scenic destination tucked in the Troodos Mountains.
On the 28th (Tue), hike along Artemis Nature Trail, examine the collection at Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos, then explore the ancient world of Soli Ruinen, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Agios Ioannis Lambadistis Monastery, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Archangelos Michael Church. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the masterpieces at Folkloric Museum, make a trip to Church of Archangelos Michail, then don't miss a visit to Monastery of Panayia Trikoukkia, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Mount Olympus.

To see ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Pedoulas journey planning site.

You can drive from Kakopetria to Pedoulas in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in January, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Paphos.

Things to do in Pedoulas

Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Troodos, Agios Ioannis Lambadistis Monastery, Soli Ruinen
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Mount Olympus ©
Mount Olympus
Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos ©
Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos
Folkloric Museum ©
Folkloric Museum

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Paphos

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.
On the 30th (Thu), delve into the distant past at Tombs of the Kings, explore the historical opulence of Paphos Harbour Castle, explore the ancient world of Kato Paphos Archaeological Park, then don't miss a visit to Paphos Harbour and Port, then take in the dramatic natural features at Aphrodite's Rock, and finally explore the ancient world of Panagia of Sintis.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read Paphos online travel planner.

Getting from Pedoulas to Paphos by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In January in Paphos, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Paphos

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Aphrodite's Rock
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Kato Paphos Archaeological Park ©
Kato Paphos Archaeological Park
Tombs of the Kings ©
Tombs of the Kings
Aphrodite's Rock ©
Aphrodite's Rock

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