15 days in Paphos & Kyrenia Itinerary

15 days in Paphos & Kyrenia Itinerary

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Start: Paphos
1
Paphos
— 11 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Kyrenia
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
End: Paphos

11
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.
Explore Paphos' surroundings by going to Pano Panayia (Chrysorrogiatissa Monastery & Vouni Panayia Winery), Limassol City (Kolossi Castle, Kourion, &more) and Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos (in Pedoulas). There's lots more to do: explore the ancient world of Tombs of the Kings, make a trip to Paphos Harbour and Port, get to know the resident critters at Pafos Zoo, and examine the collection at Paphos Ethnographic Museum.

For ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Paphos trip maker website.

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major aiports are Paphos International Airport, Ercan International Airport and Larnaca International Airport. In December, daily temperatures in Paphos can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to go by car to Kyrenia.

Things to do in Paphos

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Limassol City, Kouklia, Pano Panayia, Cyprus Medical Museum, Akamas Peninsula National Park
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Kato Paphos Archaeological Park ©
Kato Paphos Archaeological Park
Tombs of the Kings ©
Tombs of the Kings
Paphos Harbour Castle ©
Paphos Harbour Castle

3
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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): admire the landmark architecture of Salamis Ancient City, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lala Mustafa Pasha Mosque, thenstep into the grandiose world of Othello Castle, and finally explore the historical opulence of Saint Hilarion Castle. On the 3rd (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of St Barnabas Monastery and Icon Museum, thensteep yourself in history at Church of Antiphonitis, and then contemplate the long history of Bellapais Monastery.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Kyrenia online trip builder.

Drive from Paphos to Kyrenia in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Paphos in January, expect Kyrenia to be a bit cooler, temps between 17°C and 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Kyrenia

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Famagusta
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Saint Hilarion Castle ©
Saint Hilarion Castle
Bellapais Monastery ©
Bellapais Monastery
Salamis Ancient City ©
Salamis Ancient City

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