7 days in Cyprus Itinerary

7 days in Cyprus Itinerary

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Protaras
— 1 night
Drive
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Nicosia
— 1 night
Drive
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Paphos
— 4 nights
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Protaras

— 1 night

Land of Windmills

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 10th (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Nissi Beach and then explore the activities along Konnos Bay. On the next day, kick back and relax at Fig Tree Bay and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For photos, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Protaras tour itinerary builder app.

Amman, Jordan to Protaras is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in August, and nighttime lows around 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can drive to Nicosia.

Things to do in Protaras

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Tours

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Nicosia

— 1 night

the last divided capital

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 12th (Thu): take an in-depth tour of The Cyprus Museum, take a stroll through Ledra Street Crossing Point, and then take in the exciting artwork at Gallery 37.

To see photos, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Nicosia trip itinerary planning app.

You can drive from Protaras to Nicosia in 1.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Protaras in August, expect nights in Nicosia to be about the same, around 28°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 43°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Paphos.

Things to do in Nicosia

Shopping · Museums · Neighborhoods
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Paphos

— 4 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.
Take a break from the city and head to Coral Bay and Akamas Peninsula National Park. Head to Kings Avenue Mall and Swanky Wagsfor plenty of shopping. Go for a jaunt from Paphos to Kouklia to see Aphrodite's Rock about 32 minutes away. Make the 14th (Sat) a rough and rugged day at local off-road trails. There's lots more to do: delve into the distant past at Tombs of the Kings, examine the collection at Paphos Ethnographic Museum, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and enjoy the sand and surf at Lara Beach.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Paphos online itinerary planner.

Getting from Nicosia to Paphos by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Nicosia in August: highs in Paphos hover around 37°C, while lows dip to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Paphos

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trips

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Cyprus travel guide

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Beaches · Ruins · Churches
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.