8 days in Cyprus Itinerary

8 days in Cyprus Itinerary

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Kyrenia
— 1 night
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Ayia Napa
— 4 nights
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Paphos
— 2 nights

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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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): explore the ancient world of Bellapais Monastery.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Kyrenia trip planner.

Zurich, Switzerland to Kyrenia is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Zurich to Kyrenia due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Zurich in March, expect Kyrenia to be somewhat warmer, temps between 23°C and 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Ayia Napa.

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Architectural Building
Buyuk Han
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Ayia Napa

Though Ayia Napa boasts archaeological sites and the largest water park in Europe, the city is best known as a party hub.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Landa Beach and Nissi Beach. Explore hidden gems such as Salamis Ancient City and Lala Mustafa Pasha Mosque. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ayia Napa: Famagusta (Famagusta City Walls & Monastery of Apostolos Varnavas) and Larnaca (Mackenzie Beach & Church of Saint Lazarus). There's lots more to do: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, enjoy the sand and surf at Fig Tree Bay, explore the activities along Blue Lagoon, and contemplate the long history of Zenobia Wreck.

For more things to do, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Ayia Napa online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Kyrenia to Ayia Napa takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Ayia Napa are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Paphos.

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Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

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Landa Beach
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Famagusta City Walls
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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.
On the 15th (Fri), kick back and relax at Coral Bay, explore the ancient world of Tombs of the Kings, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Panagia Chrysopolitissa Church, then make a trip to Saint Paul's Pillar, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Agia Kyriaki and post St. Paul. Here are some ideas for day two: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, delve into the distant past at Kato Paphos Archaeological Park, and then delve into the distant past at The House of Dionysus.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Paphos vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Ayia Napa to Paphos takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March in Paphos, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

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