13 days in Cyprus Itinerary

13 days in Cyprus Itinerary

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Ayia Napa
— 4 nights
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Nicosia
— 1 night
3
Kyrenia
— 1 day
4
Limassol City
— 2 nights
5
Paphos
— 1 night
6
Peyia
— 2 nights
7
Larnaca
— 2 nights

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Ayia Napa

Ayia Napa ©
Though Ayia Napa boasts archaeological sites and the largest water park in Europe, the city is best known as a party hub.
Relax by the water at Nissi Beach and Konnos Bay. Get outdoors at Fig Tree Bay and Makronissos Beach. Next up on the itinerary: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ayia Napa Monastery, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Kapparris Beach.

To find other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Ayia Napa sightseeing planning app.

Paris, France to Ayia Napa is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, bus, ferry, and car. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Paris in August: high temperatures in Ayia Napa hover around 39°C and lows are around 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Nicosia.

Things to do in Ayia Napa

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Must see
Nissi Beach
4.2
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Must see
Fig Tree Bay
4.5
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Water Body
Konnos Bay
4.6

1
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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 30th (Thu): get engrossed in the history at The Cyprus Museum, then make a trip to Buyuk Han, then make a trip to Selimiye Mosque, and finally wander the streets of Ledra Street Crossing Point.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Nicosia trip planner.

You can drive from Ayia Napa to Nicosia in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Ayia Napa in August, you will find days in Nicosia are a bit warmer (43°C), and nights are about the same (28°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to drive to Kyrenia.

Things to do in Nicosia

Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping · Historic Sites
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History Museum
The Cyprus Museum
4.3
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Architectural Building
Buyuk Han
4.4

1
day
Kyrenia

Kyrenia ©
Famous for its natural port and Byzantine castle, Kyrenia is not only a lovely old Venetian town, but also the most visited tourist destination in Northern Cyprus.
On the 31st (Fri), contemplate the long history of Bellapais Monastery, step into the grandiose world of Kyrenia Castle, and then step into the grandiose world of Saint Hilarion Castle.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Kyrenia day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Nicosia to Kyrenia takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August in Kyrenia, expect temperatures between 43°C during the day and 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to go by car to Limassol City.

Things to do in Kyrenia

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Castle
Kyrenia Castle
4.5

2
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Limassol City

Limassol City ©
The second largest city in Cyprus, Limassol attracts locals and tourists alike with its sun and sea.
On the 1st (Sat), step into the grandiose world of Kolossi Castle, contemplate the long history of Kourion, then stroll through Lady's Mile Beach, and finally go for a stroll along the water at Limassol Marina.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Limassol City trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Kyrenia to Limassol City takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. While traveling from Kyrenia, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Limassol City, ranging from highs of 37°C to lows of 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Paphos.

Things to do in Limassol City

Parks · Historic Sites · Beaches · Outdoors

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Ruin
Kourion
4.7
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Castle
Kolossi Castle
4.0

1
night
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.
On the 2nd (Sun), step into the grandiose world of Paphos Harbour Castle, delve into the distant past at Kato Paphos Archaeological Park, then explore the ancient world of Tombs of the Kings, and finally discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Paphos trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Limassol City to Paphos in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Peyia.

Things to do in Paphos

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World heritage site
Tombs of the Kings
3.9
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Scuba / Snorkeling
Scuba & Snorkeling
4.7

2
nights
Peyia

Peyia ©
Step out of the city life by going to Coral Bay and George's Watersports - Boat Hire Latchi. You'll get in some beach time at Lara Beach and Toxeftra Beach. Step out of Peyia to go to Latchi and see Latchi Watersports Centre and Boat Hire, which is approximately 32 minutes away.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Peyia trip itinerary site.

Peyia is just a stone's throw from Paphos. In September in Peyia, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Larnaca.

Things to do in Peyia

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Transportation

Side Trips

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Beach
Coral Bay
3.1
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Beach
Lara Beach
4.2

2
nights
Larnaca

Larnaca ©
Situated on the southernmost coast of Cyprus, the 6,000-year-old city of Larnaka features a bustling promenade full of bars, cafes, restaurants, and plenty of spots in the sun.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Thu): kick back and relax at Mackenzie Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Finikoudes Beach, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Saint Lazarus. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Zenobia Wreck, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Hala Sultan Tekke, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Larnaka Salt Lake.

To see ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Larnaca day trip app.

You can drive from Peyia to Larnaca in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Larnaca are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Larnaca

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Nature
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Religious Site
Hala Sultan Tekke
4.0

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