8 days in Cyprus Itinerary

8 days in Cyprus Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Fly:  7 h 45 min
1
Paphos
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Ayia Napa
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Nicosia
— 1 night
Fly:  7 h 45 min
End: London

3
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.
Visiting Coral Bay and Akamas Peninsula National Park will get you outdoors. Get some cultural insight at Tombs of the Kings and Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos. Go for a jaunt from Paphos to Anogyra to see Oleastro Olive Park and Museum about 52 minutes away. The adventure continues: explore the ancient world of Kato Paphos Archaeological Park, take a memorable tour with Tours, take in the exciting artwork at Chakra Fine Art Gallery & Culture Centre, and get a taste of the local shopping with Neldi Art Gallery.

To find photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Paphos trip planning site.

London, UK to Paphos is an approximately 8-hour flight. Traveling from London to Paphos, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in April, things will get a bit warmer in Paphos: highs are around 26°C and lows about 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Ayia Napa.

Things to do in Paphos

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Aphrodite's Rock, Akamas Peninsula National Park, Coral Bay, Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos, Oleastro Olive Park and Museum
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Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos ©
Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos
Tombs of the Kings ©
Tombs of the Kings
Coral Bay ©
Coral Bay

2
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.
On the 12th (Fri), kick back and relax at Fig Tree Bay, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Profitis Elias, and then kick back and relax at Nissi Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hala Sultan Tekke, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint Lazarus, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

To see reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Ayia Napa road trip app.

Drive from Paphos to Ayia Napa in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Nicosia.

Things to do in Ayia Napa

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Protaras, Larnaca
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Nissi Beach ©
Nissi Beach
Fig Tree Bay ©
Fig Tree Bay
Scuba & Snorkeling

1
night
Nicosia

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 14th (Sun): get engrossed in the history at The Cyprus Museum, wander the streets of Ledra Street Crossing Point, thenadmire the striking features of Buyuk Han, and finally shop like a local with Gallery 37.

To find ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Nicosia road trip planning website.

Drive from Ayia Napa to Nicosia in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. April in Nicosia sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Nicosia

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods
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The Cyprus Museum ©
The Cyprus Museum
Ledra Street Crossing Point ©
Ledra Street Crossing Point
Buyuk Han ©
Buyuk Han

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