14 days in Cyprus Itinerary

14 days in Cyprus Itinerary

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Peyia
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Limassol City
— 4 nights
Drive
3
Nicosia
— 3 nights
Drive
4
Protaras
— 3 nights
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Peyia — 2 nights

You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Akamas Peninsula National Park and Smigies Nature Trail. Escape the urban bustle at Aphrodite Trail and Pomos Fishermans Harbour. When in Peyia, make a side trip to see Latchi Beach in Latchi, approximately Latchi away.

For reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Peyia road trip planning tool.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Peyia is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Amsterdam to Peyia due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Amsterdam in January: high temperatures in Peyia hover around 20°C and lows are around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to drive to Limassol City.
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Limassol City — 4 nights

The second largest city in Cyprus, Limassol attracts locals and tourists alike with its sun and sea.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Scuba & Snorkeling and Kourion Beach. Step out of the city life by going to Troodos Mountains and Aphrodite's Rock. Venture out of the city with trips to Platres (Caledonia Waterfalls & Mesa Potamos Waterfalls), Chantara Waterfall (in Foini) and Troodos (Artemis Nature Trail & Trooditissa monastery). There's still lots to do: take in the waterfront at Promenade, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, contemplate the long history of Kourion, and add some adventure to your tour with Force Eight Watersports.

To find reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Limassol City trip planner.

Traveling by car from Peyia to Limassol City takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Nicosia.
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Nicosia — 3 nights

Experience a combination of traditional and modern Cyprus, including archaeological sites encircled by ancient walls, in the country's capital, Nicosia.
Step off the beaten path and head to Scuba & Snorkeling and Athalassa National Park. Escape the urban bustle at Mackenzie Beach and Larnaka Salt Lake. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Nicosia: Larnaca (Finikoudes Beach, Church of Saint Lazarus, &more). There's still lots to do: admire the striking features of Buyuk Han.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Nicosia planning site.

You can drive from Limassol City to Nicosia in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Limassol City in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Nicosia, with lows of 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to drive to Protaras.
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Protaras — 3 nights

Located along Cyprus's lovely Fig Tree Bay, Protaras is a family-friendly resort town with beautiful beaches and plenty of recreational activities.
Explore hidden gems such as Cape Greco View Point and Cape Greco National Forest Park. Escape the urban bustle at Ayia Napa Harbour and Nissi Beach. There's still lots to do: take some stellar pictures from Sea Caves, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, get some thrills out on the water with Stavros Water Sports, and find your balance on the water with Nissi Water Sports.

For maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Protaras trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Nicosia to Protaras takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car. In January, daytime highs in Protaras are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can catch the flight back home.
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Cyprus travel guide

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Beaches · Ruins · Nightlife
From sandy beaches to stone castles, and from bustling nightclubs to romantic tavernas, Cyprus is the perfect destination for those who seek a complete Mediterranean experience. Many civilizations have left their mark on the island's long and vibrant history, and consequently its customs, cuisine, and architecture. Beyond the divide between the predominantly Greek south and Turkish north, throughout the island you'll recognize Venetian, Genoese, British, and Middle Eastern influences. Of course, the main attraction that draws tourists from all over the world is the sunny coast, dotted with historical cities and fully equipped beaches. There is also a selection of peaceful villages, both inland and by the sea, where those looking for a more secluded holiday can retreat. A visit to the country's capital Nicosia, with its vibrant art and culture scene and numerous sightseeing opportunities, is definitely worth adding to your itinerary wherever you're staying.
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