15 days in Cyprus Itinerary

15 days in Cyprus Itinerary

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Ayia Napa
— 4 nights
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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.
Get outdoors at Vela Yachting and Alagadi Turtle Beach. Step off the beaten path and head to Leventis Municipal Museum of Nicosia and Buyuk Han. Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Kyrenia Harbour, step into the grandiose world of Kyrenia Castle, steep yourself in history at Bellapais Monastery, and explore the ancient world of Saint Hilarion Castle.

To see other places to visit, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Kyrenia trip itinerary planner.

Kyiv (Kiev), Ukraine to Kyrenia is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from Kyiv (Kiev) in October; daily highs in Kyrenia reach 33°C and lows reach 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to drive to Dipkarpaz.

Things to do in Kyrenia

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks · Tours

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Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Church of the Holy Trinity, then enjoy the sand and surf at Golden Beach, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ayios Therissos Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Mon): head outdoors with Karpaz Gate Marina Beach Club.

To find ratings, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our Dipkarpaz online itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Kyrenia to Dipkarpaz takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car. In October in Dipkarpaz, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 18°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can go by car to Ayia Napa.

Things to do in Dipkarpaz

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Historic Sites

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Ayia Napa

— 4 nights
Though Ayia Napa boasts archaeological sites and the largest water park in Europe, the city is best known as a party hub.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Landa Beach and Ammos Kambouri Beach. Visiting Limnara Beach and Makronissos Beach will get you outdoors. There's much more to do: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, explore the activities along Konnos Bay, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ayia Napa Monastery, and cool off at WaterWorld Themed Waterpark.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Ayia Napa trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Dipkarpaz to Ayia Napa takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or do a combination of car and bus. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in October, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can go by car to Paphos.

Things to do in Ayia Napa

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Theme Parks

Side Trip

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— 6 nights
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 in touch with nature at Avakas Gorge and Scuba & Snorkeling. Relax by the water at Lara Beach and Paphos Municipal Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Paphos side-trips: Limassol City (Kourion & Fasouri Watermania Water Park) and Aphrodite's Rock (in Kouklia). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Saint Paul's Pillar, delve into the distant past at The House of Dionysus, learn about winemaking at Fikardos Winery, and stop by Joulietta - Chocolatier & Patissier.

To find ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Paphos journey maker.

You can drive from Ayia Napa to Paphos in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In October in Paphos, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Paphos

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

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Cyprus travel guide

Beaches · Ruins · Castles
From sandy beaches to stone castles, and from bustling nightclubs to romantic tavernas, Cyprus is the perfect destination for those who seek a complete Mediterranean experience. Many civilizations have left their mark on the island's long and vibrant history, and consequently its customs, cuisine, and architecture. Beyond the divide between the predominantly Greek south and Turkish north, throughout the island you'll recognize Venetian, Genoese, British, and Middle Eastern influences. Of course, the main attraction that draws tourists from all over the world is the sunny coast, dotted with historical cities and fully equipped beaches. There is also a selection of peaceful villages, both inland and by the sea, where those looking for a more secluded holiday can retreat. A visit to the country's capital Nicosia, with its vibrant art and culture scene and numerous sightseeing opportunities, is definitely worth adding to your itinerary wherever you're staying.