9 days in Cyprus Itinerary

9 days in Cyprus Itinerary

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Nicosia
— 1 night
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Pedoulas
— 1 night
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Paphos
— 3 nights
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Ayia Napa
— 3 nights

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Nicosia

Nicosia ©

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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): explore the world behind art at A. G. Leventis Gallery.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Nicosia trip itinerary planner.

Doha, Qatar to Nicosia is an approximately 8-hour flight. The time zone changes from Arabian Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Doha in March: high temperatures in Nicosia hover around 23°C and lows are around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can drive to Pedoulas.

Things to do in Nicosia

Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
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A. G. Leventis Gallery ©
A. G. Leventis Gallery
The Cyprus Museum ©
The Cyprus Museum
Buyuk Han ©
Buyuk Han

1
night
Pedoulas

Pedoulas ©
Take a trip inland and visit the village of Pedoulas, a scenic destination tucked in the Troodos Mountains.
On the 3rd (Sun), pause for some serene contemplation at Panagia tou Moutoulla, examine the collection at Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Painted Churches in the Troodos Region, then admire the masterpieces at Folkloric Museum, then make a trip to Archangelos Michael Church, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Archangelos Michail.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Pedoulas road trip tool.

Drive from Nicosia to Pedoulas in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in March, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can go by car to Paphos.

Things to do in Pedoulas

Historic Sites · Museums

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Panagia tou Moutoulla ©
Panagia tou Moutoulla
Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos ©
Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos
Folkloric Museum ©
Folkloric Museum

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 a sense of the local culture at Church of Agia Kyriaki and post St. Paul and Kato Paphos Archaeological Park. Explore hidden gems such as Panagia Chrysopolitissa Church and The House of Dionysus. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Paphos: Pissouri (Barefoot Designs Art Gallery & Scuba & Snorkeling). Next up on the itinerary: explore the ancient world of Tombs of the Kings, shop like a local with Aliathon Gallery, don't miss a visit to Kouklia Arts Centre, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Aphrodite's Rock Brewing Company.

For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Paphos trip planner.

You can drive from Pedoulas to Paphos in 2 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 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Ayia Napa.

Things to do in Paphos

Side Trips

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Kato Paphos Archaeological Park ©
Kato Paphos Archaeological Park
Scuba & Snorkeling
The House of Dionysus ©
The House of Dionysus

3
nights
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 7th (Thu), examine the collection at Outdoor Folk Art Museum For Traditional Crafts, take in the spiritual surroundings of Lala Mustafa Pasha Mosque, steep yourself in history at Famagusta City Walls, then admire the striking features of Salamis Ancient City, and finally admire the striking features of Monastery of Apostolos Varnavas. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas and then contemplate the waterfront views at Blue Lagoon.

To find where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Ayia Napa online trip planner.

Getting from Paphos to Ayia Napa by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In March in Ayia Napa, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ayia Napa

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Scuba & Snorkeling
Famagusta City Walls ©
Famagusta City Walls
Salamis Ancient City ©
Salamis Ancient City

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