9 days in Cyprus Itinerary

9 days in Cyprus Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Fly:  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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): explore the historical opulence of Saint Hilarion Castle, thensee the interesting displays at Kallinikeio Municipal Museum of Athienou, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Finikoudes Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Sat): delve into the distant past at Choirokoitia Neolithic Settlement, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Saint Lazarus, and then get in on the family fun at Camel Park.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Nicosia trip planning site.

London, UK to Nicosia is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. When traveling from London in August, plan for warmer days and a bit warmer nights in Nicosia: temperatures range from 43°C by day to 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Protaras.

Things to do in Nicosia

Theme Parks Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trips

Larnaca, Camel Park, Choirokoitia Neolithic Settlement, Saint Hilarion Castle
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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, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Nissi Beach, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, stroll through Fig Tree Bay, and get in on the family fun at WaterWorld Themed Waterpark - Ayia Napa, Cyprus.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Protaras trip planning site.

You can drive from Nicosia to Protaras in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. When traveling from Nicosia in August, plan for a bit cooler days in Protaras, with highs around 39°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can go by car 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
Fig Tree Bay ©
Fig Tree Bay

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Kolossi Castle (in Limassol City) and Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos (in Pedoulas). The adventure continues: make a splash at Paphos Aphrodite Waterpark, take in the dramatic natural features at Aphrodite's Rock, take a pleasant ride with Horse Riding Paphos - Eagle Mountain Ranch, and explore the historical opulence of Paphos Harbour Castle.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Paphos trip maker website.

Getting from Protaras to Paphos by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Paphos are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish 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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