15 days in Cyprus Itinerary

15 days in Cyprus Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Melbourne
Fly:  24 h
1
Paphos
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Nicosia
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Protaras
— 4 nights
Fly:  23 h
End: Melbourne

4
nights
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.
Popular historic sites such as Tombs of the Kings and Church of Agia Kyriaki and post St. Paul are in your itinerary. Take a break from the city and head to Coral Bay and George's Watersports - Boat Hire Latchi. Venture out of the city with trips to Scuba & Snorkeling (in Pissouri), Latchi Beach (in Latchi) and Limassol City (The Sanctuary Of Apollo & Kourion Beach). And it doesn't end there: delve into the distant past at The House of Dionysus, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chrysorrogiatissa Monastery, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Aphrodite's Rock Brewing Company, and see the interesting displays at Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos.

To see more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Paphos trip planner.

Melbourne, Australia to Paphos is an approximately 24-hour flight. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a -8 hour difference. Traveling from Melbourne in June, expect Paphos to be much warmer, temps between 33°C and 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Nicosia.

Things to do in Paphos

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Latchi, Limassol City, Scuba & Snorkeling, Chrysorrogiatissa Monastery, Coral Bay
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Church of Agia Kyriaki and post St. Paul ©
Church of Agia Kyriaki and post St. Paul
The House of Dionysus ©
The House of Dionysus
Scuba & Snorkeling

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Buyuk Han and Shacolas Tower Museum & Observatory. Step off the beaten path and head to Mackenzie Beach and Ledra Street Crossing Point. Change things up with these side-trips from Nicosia: Stavrovouni Monastery (in Pyrga), Church of Saint Lazarus (in Larnaca) and Kyrenia (Scuba & Snorkeling, Bellapais Monastery, &more).

To find maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Nicosia trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Paphos to Nicosia in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. When traveling from Paphos in July, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Nicosia: temperatures range from 43°C by day to 26°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Protaras.

Things to do in Nicosia

Outdoors Tours Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kyrenia, Larnaca, Stavrovouni Monastery
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Mackenzie Beach ©
Mackenzie Beach
Stavrovouni Monastery ©
Stavrovouni Monastery
Vela Yachting ©
Vela Yachting

4
nights
Protaras

Protaras ©
Located along Cyprus's lovely Fig Tree Bay, Protaras is a family-friendly resort town with beautiful beaches and plenty of recreational activities.
Explore hidden gems such as Famagusta City Walls and Submarine Tours. Salamis Ancient City and Sea Gate will appeal to history buffs. There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Green Bay, tour the pleasant surroundings at Kapparris Beach, contemplate the waterfront views at Konnos Bay, and pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint Charalambos.

To find photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Protaras trip maker app.

You can drive from Nicosia to Protaras in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Nicosia in July: highs in Protaras hover around 39°C, while lows dip to 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Protaras

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Ayia Napa, Famagusta, Kapparris Beach
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Fig Tree Bay ©
Fig Tree Bay
Famagusta City Walls ©
Famagusta City Walls
Nissi Beach ©
Nissi Beach

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