8 days in Cyprus Itinerary

8 days in Cyprus Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Nicosia
— 1 night
2
Protaras
— 3 nights
3
Paphos
— 3 nights

1
night
Nicosia

Experience a combination of traditional and modern Cyprus, including archaeological sites encircled by ancient walls, in the country's capital, Nicosia.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Sun): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then learn about winemaking at Ktima Christoudia Winery.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Nicosia trip maker tool.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Nicosia is an approximately 4-hour flight. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Tel Aviv in December since evenings lows in Nicosia dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Protaras.

Things to do in Nicosia

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Ktima Christoudia Winery, Scuba & Snorkeling
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Ktima Christoudia Winery ©
Ktima Christoudia Winery

3
nights
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Ayia Thekla Beach and Apothiki 79. Visit Green Bay and Glyki Nero Beach for some beach relaxation. There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Zenobia Wreck, stop by Taste of Life, get outside with Protaras Coastal Promenade, and go deep with a submarine tour.

Plan trip to Protaras with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can drive from Nicosia to Protaras in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car. In December, daytime highs in Protaras are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Paphos.

Things to do in Protaras

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Ayia Napa, Larnaca
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Glyki Nero Beach ©
Glyki Nero Beach
Ayia Thekla Beach ©
Ayia Thekla Beach
Submarine Tours

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.
Shop till you drop at Kings Avenue Mall and The Spice House. Kids will enjoy Saint Paul's Pillar and Neldi Art Gallery. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Paphos: Room Escape Games (in Limassol City), Latchi Beach (in Latchi) and Scuba & Snorkeling (in Pissouri). There's more to do: delve into the distant past at The House of Dionysus and do some rugged touring at STS Motor Rentals.

To see reviews, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Paphos day trip website.

Getting from Protaras to Paphos by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. January in Paphos sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Paphos

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

The Spice House, Room Escape Games, Latchi Beach, Scuba & Snorkeling
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Kings Avenue Mall ©
Kings Avenue Mall
Scuba & Snorkeling
Latchi Beach ©
Latchi Beach

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