8 days in Cyprus Itinerary

8 days in Cyprus Itinerary

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Nicosia
— 1 night
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Paphos
— 3 nights
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Protaras
— 3 nights

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): appreciate the history behind Liberty Monument.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Nicosia trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Nicosia is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. Traveling from Dubai to Nicosia, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In December, Nicosia is slightly colder than Dubai - with highs of 20°C and lows of 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Paphos.

Things to do in Nicosia

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Beaches

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Scuba / Snorkeling
Scuba & Snorkeling
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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.
We've included these beaches for you: Kourion Beach and Lara Beach. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Church of Agia Kyriaki and post St. Paul and Promenade. Get out of town with these interesting Paphos side-trips: Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos (in Pedoulas) and Edro III Shipwreck (in Peyia). There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Panagia Chrysopolitissa Church, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, make a trip to Saint Paul's Pillar, and browse the different shops at Kings Avenue Mall.

For reviews, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Paphos trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Nicosia to Paphos by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in December, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Protaras.

Things to do in Paphos

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites

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Protaras

Land of Windmills

Located along Cyprus's lovely Fig Tree Bay, Protaras is a family-friendly resort town with beautiful beaches and plenty of recreational activities.
We've included these beaches for you: Landa Beach and Ayia Thekla Beach. Family-friendly places like Famagusta City Walls and Salamis Ancient City will thrill your kids. There's still lots to do: get great views at Sea Caves, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, explore the activities along Blue Lagoon, and don't miss a visit to Kamara Tou Koraka.

For more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Protaras trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Paphos to Protaras takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. December in Protaras sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Protaras

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife

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Beach
Landa Beach
4.8

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