18 days in Cyprus Itinerary

18 days in Cyprus Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Paphos
1
Paphos
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Neo Chorion
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Pedoulas
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Nicosia
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Ayia Napa
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
End: Paphos

5
nights
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Paphos side-trips: Limassol (Kourion Beach, Kourion, &more) and Carob Museum and Factory - Mavros Chrysos (in Anogyra). Next up on the itinerary: explore the ancient world of Tombs of the Kings, explore the historical opulence of Paphos Harbour Castle, head off-road at local off-road trails, and kick back and relax at Coral Bay.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Paphos road trip site.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Paphos. July in Paphos sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 25°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel to Neo Chorion.

Things to do in Paphos

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Limassol, Carob Museum and Factory - Mavros Chrysos, Coral Bay, Aphrodite's Rock
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Off-Road & ATV Trails
Tombs of the Kings ©
Tombs of the Kings
Kato Paphos Archaeological Park ©
Kato Paphos Archaeological Park

2
nights
Neo Chorion

Neo Chorion ©
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): take in the exciting artwork at That Nice Shop, then kick back and relax at Lara Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Akamas Peninsula National Park. On the next day, contemplate the long history of Church of St. Rafael, then trek along Gialia Nature Trail, and then hike along Aphrodite Trail.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Neo Chorion route planning site.

Explore your travel options from Paphos to Neo Chorion with the Route module. In July in Neo Chorion, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can travel to Pedoulas.

Things to do in Neo Chorion

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Lara Beach, That Nice Shop, Church of St. Rafael, Gialia Nature Trail, Aphrodite Trail
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Akamas Peninsula National Park ©
Akamas Peninsula National Park
Lara Beach ©
Lara Beach
Aphrodite Trail ©
Aphrodite Trail

1
night
Pedoulas

Pedoulas ©
Take a trip inland and visit the village of Pedoulas, a scenic destination tucked in the Troodos Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Timios Stavros Monastery, take an in-depth tour of The Struggle Museum in Omodos, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Agios Nikolaos tis Stegis Church, then explore the world behind art at Folkloric Museum, then see the interesting displays at Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Archangelos Michael Church.

For ratings, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read Pedoulas tour itinerary planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Neo Chorion to Pedoulas. July in Pedoulas sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 25°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Nicosia.

Things to do in Pedoulas

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Omodos, Agios Nikolaos tis Stegis Church
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Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos ©
Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos
Agios Nikolaos tis Stegis Church ©
Agios Nikolaos tis Stegis Church
Archangelos Michael Church ©
Archangelos Michael Church

5
nights
Nicosia

Nicosia ©
Experience a combination of traditional and modern Cyprus, including archaeological sites encircled by ancient walls, in the country's capital, Nicosia.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Nicosia: Larnaca (Kition Archaeological Site, Finikoudes Beach, &more), Mavi Kosk - Blue House (in Guzelyurt) and Kyrenia (Kyrenia Harbour, Bellapais Monastery, &more). There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of The Cyprus Museum, explore the ancient world of Choirokoitia Neolithic Settlement, admire the striking features of Bedesten, and see the interesting displays at Fikardou Rural Museum.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Nicosia trip builder website.

Traveling by car from Pedoulas to Nicosia takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Pedoulas in July, you will find days in Nicosia are a bit warmer (43°C), and nights are about the same (26°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Ayia Napa.

Things to do in Nicosia

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Larnaca, Kyrenia, Choirokoitia Neolithic Settlement, Fikardou Rural Museum, Mavi Kosk - Blue House
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Church of Saint Lazarus ©
Church of Saint Lazarus
Saint Hilarion Castle ©
Saint Hilarion Castle
Bellapais Monastery ©
Bellapais Monastery

4
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ayia Napa: Famagusta (Othello Castle, Lala Mustafa Pasha Mosque, &more). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Nissi Beach, make a splash at WaterWorld Themed Waterpark - Ayia Napa, Cyprus, take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Church of the Panagia, and discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Ayia Napa road trip app.

Traveling by car from Nicosia to Ayia Napa takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. When traveling from Nicosia in July, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Ayia Napa: temperatures range from 39°C by day to 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Ayia Napa

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Famagusta, Protaras, Traditional house
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Nissi Beach ©
Nissi Beach
Fig Tree Bay ©
Fig Tree Bay
Scuba & Snorkeling

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