9 days in Cyprus Itinerary

9 days in Cyprus Itinerary

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9 days in Cyprus Itinerary

Start: London
Fly + shuttle:  8​h 15​min
1
Nicosia
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Protaras
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Paphos
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h 45​min
End: London

2
nights
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 9th (Fri): delve into the distant past at Saint Hilarion Castle, then see the interesting displays at Kallinikeio Municipal Museum of Athienou, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Finikoudes Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the ancient world of Choirokoitia Neolithic Settlement, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint Lazarus, and then find something for the whole family at Camel Park.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Nicosia trip itinerary site .

London, UK to Nicosia is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also do a combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Nicosia is 2 hours. Traveling from London in August, you will find days in Nicosia are much warmer (43°C), and nights are somewhat warmer (28°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can drive to Protaras.

Things to do in Nicosia

Theme Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Larnaca, Choirokoitia Neolithic Settlement, Saint Hilarion Castle, Camel Park
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Camel Park ©
Camel Park
Saint Hilarion Castle ©
Saint Hilarion Castle
Finikoudes Beach ©
Finikoudes Beach

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.
Protaras is known for beaches, nightlife, historic sites, wildlife, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Nissi Beach, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, tour the pleasant surroundings at Fig Tree Bay, and find something for the whole family at WaterWorld Themed Waterpark - Ayia Napa, Cyprus.

To see photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Protaras vacation maker website .

Drive from Nicosia to Protaras in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. While traveling from Nicosia, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Protaras, ranging from highs of 39°C to lows of 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Paphos.

Things to do in Protaras

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Ayia Napa
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Nissi Beach ©
Nissi Beach
Konnos Bay ©
Konnos Bay
Scuba & Snorkeling

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Paphos: Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos (in Pedoulas) and Kolossi Castle (in Limassol). There's lots more to do: explore the ancient world of Tombs of the Kings, wander the wide-open spaces of Horse Riding Paphos - Eagle Mountain Ranch, cool off at Paphos Aphrodite Waterpark, and explore the historical opulence of Paphos Harbour Castle.

For maps, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Paphos trip maker site .

You can drive from Protaras to Paphos in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Paphos

Theme Parks Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Aphrodite's Rock, Coral Bay, Kolossi Castle, Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos
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Kato Paphos Archaeological Park ©
Kato Paphos Archaeological Park
Tombs of the Kings ©
Tombs of the Kings
Aphrodite's Rock ©
Aphrodite's Rock

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