7 days in Cyprus Itinerary

7 days in Cyprus Itinerary

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7 days in Cyprus Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  7​h 45​min
1
Paphos
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Protaras
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Nicosia
— 2 nights
shuttle + Fly:  7​h 45​min
End: London

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Tue): make a trip to The House of Dionysus, explore the ancient world of Kato Paphos Archaeological Park, take in the dramatic natural features at Aphrodite's Rock, then enjoy the sand and surf at Coral Bay, and finally explore the ancient world of Tombs of the Kings. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Latchi Beach, stop by The Spice House (Home of Spice&Easy), and then see the interesting displays at Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Paphos trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

London, UK to Paphos is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern European Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from London in December; daily highs in Paphos reach 22°C and lows reach 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Protaras.

Things to do in Paphos

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Latchi Beach, The Spice House (Home of Spice&Easy), Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos, Coral Bay, Aphrodite's Rock
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Kato Paphos Archaeological Park ©
Kato Paphos Archaeological Park
Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos ©
Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos
Aphrodite's Rock ©
Aphrodite's Rock

2
nights
Protaras

Located along Cyprus's lovely Fig Tree Bay, Protaras is a family-friendly resort town with beautiful beaches and plenty of recreational activities.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Thu): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then explore the activities along Ayia Napa Harbour, and then make a trip to Sea Caves. On the 28th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: go for a walk through Cape Greco National Forest Park, then explore the activities along Blue Lagoon, then kick back and relax at Nissi Beach, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Seasons Go Karts & Family Entertainment Centre.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Protaras online attractions planner .

Traveling by car from Paphos to Protaras takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December in Protaras, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to drive to Nicosia.

Things to do in Protaras

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trip

Ayia Napa
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Ayia Napa Harbour ©
Ayia Napa Harbour
Nissi Beach ©
Nissi Beach

2
nights
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 29th (Sat): make a trip to Buyuk Han, get engrossed in the history at The Cyprus Museum, then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint Lazarus. Here are some ideas for day two: get in on the family fun at Camel Park and then stroll through Mackenzie Beach.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read Nicosia road trip app .

Traveling by car from Protaras to Nicosia takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December in Nicosia, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Nicosia

Outdoors Theme Parks Tours

Side Trips

Larnaca, Camel Park
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Mackenzie Beach ©
Mackenzie Beach
Camel Park ©
Camel Park

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