8 days in Cyprus Itinerary

8 days in Cyprus Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Kyrenia
— 1 night
2
Paphos
— 3 nights
3
Neo Chorion
— 1 night
4
Protaras
— 2 nights

1
night
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 4th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Archangelos Michael Church, then delve into the distant past at Bellapais Monastery, then step into the grandiose world of Kyrenia Castle, and finally explore the historical opulence of Saint Hilarion Castle.

For ratings and other tourist information, use the Kyrenia trip itinerary site.

Vilnius, Lithuania to Kyrenia is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Plan for much warmer temperatures traveling from Vilnius in September, with highs in Kyrenia at 39°C and lows at 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can go by car to Paphos.

Things to do in Kyrenia

Historic Sites
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Bellapais Monastery ©
Bellapais Monastery
Saint Hilarion Castle ©
Saint Hilarion Castle
Kyrenia Castle ©
Kyrenia Castle

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.
Get some cultural insight at Tombs of the Kings and Paphos Harbour Castle. Get outdoors at Coral Bay and Scuba & Snorkeling. Make the 6th (Sun) a rough and rugged day at local off-road trails. And it doesn't end there: delve into the distant past at Kato Paphos Archaeological Park, take in the dramatic natural features at Aphrodite's Rock, take in the spiritual surroundings of Panagia Chrysopolitissa Church, and don't miss a visit to The House of Dionysus.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Paphos trip planner.

Traveling by car from Kyrenia to Paphos takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Kyrenia in September, you will find days in Paphos are little chillier (35°C), and nights are about the same (24°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to drive to Neo Chorion.

Things to do in Paphos

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trips

Kouklia, Coral Bay
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Kato Paphos Archaeological Park ©
Kato Paphos Archaeological Park
Tombs of the Kings ©
Tombs of the Kings
Coral Bay ©
Coral Bay

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Neo Chorion

Neo Chorion ©
Start off your visit on the 8th (Tue): view the masterpieces at That Nice Shop, enjoy the sand and surf at Lara Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Akamas Peninsula National Park.

To see maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Neo Chorion day trip planning site.

You can drive from Paphos to Neo Chorion in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in September, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can go by car to Protaras.

Things to do in Neo Chorion

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

That Nice Shop, Lara Beach
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Akamas Peninsula National Park ©
Akamas Peninsula National Park
Lara Beach ©
Lara Beach

2
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Protaras

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 9th (Wed): stop by Taste of Life, then enjoy the sand and surf at Nissi Beach, then kick back and relax at Makronissos Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Konnos Bay. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Thu): get great views at Cape Greco National Forest Park, stroll through Fig Tree Bay, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Protaras trip itinerary app.

You can drive from Neo Chorion to Protaras in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and bus; or take a bus. In September in Protaras, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 24°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Protaras

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trip

Ayia Napa
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Nissi Beach ©
Nissi Beach
Fig Tree Bay ©
Fig Tree Bay
Konnos Bay ©
Konnos Bay

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