9 days in Cyprus Itinerary

9 days in Cyprus Itinerary

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9 days in Cyprus Itinerary

Start: Doha
Fly + shuttle:  7​h 45​min
1
Nicosia
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Pedoulas
— 1 night
Drive + bus:  1​h 30​min
3
Paphos
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Ayia Napa
— 3 nights
shuttle + Fly:  9​h 30​min
End: Doha

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

For other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Nicosia day trip planning site .

Doha, Qatar to Nicosia is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also do a combination of flight and car. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Doha to Nicosia due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Doha in March, expect Nicosia to be slightly colder, temps between 23°C and 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Pedoulas.

Things to do in Nicosia

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods
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Gallery 37 ©
Gallery 37
A. G. Leventis Gallery ©
A. G. Leventis Gallery
The Cyprus Museum ©
The Cyprus Museum

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, take in the spiritual surroundings of Painted Churches in the Troodos Region, then explore the world behind art at Folkloric Museum, then don't miss a visit to Archangelos Michael Church, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Archangelos Michail.

To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read Pedoulas trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Nicosia to Pedoulas takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car. March in Pedoulas sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to drive to Paphos.

Things to do in Pedoulas

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Painted Churches in the Troodos Region, Panagia tou Moutoulla
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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.
The House of Dionysus and Panagia Chrysopolitissa Church will appeal to history buffs. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Scuba & Snorkeling and Aphrodite's Rock Brewing Company. Get out of town with these interesting Paphos side-trips: Barefoot Designs Art Gallery (in Pissouri) and Kouklia Arts Centre (in Kouklia). And it doesn't end there: browse the different shops at Kings Avenue Mall, enjoy the sand and surf at Coral Bay, delve into the distant past at Tombs of the Kings, and view the masterpieces at Aliathon Gallery.

To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Paphos online trip maker .

Traveling by car from Pedoulas to Paphos takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus. March in Paphos sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can drive to Ayia Napa.

Things to do in Paphos

Outdoors Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Pissouri, Kouklia Arts Centre, Coral Bay
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Outdoor Folk Art Museum For Traditional Crafts, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lala Mustafa Pasha Mosque, steep yourself in history at Famagusta City Walls, then explore the ancient world of Salamis Ancient City, then contemplate the long history of Ay Trias Bassilica, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Monastery of Apostolos Varnavas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then explore the activities along Blue Lagoon.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Ayia Napa trip maker website .

Getting from Paphos to Ayia Napa by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Ayia Napa

Wildlife Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Famagusta, Larnaca, Outdoor Folk Art Museum For Traditional Crafts
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Famagusta City Walls ©
Famagusta City Walls
Salamis Ancient City ©
Salamis Ancient City

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