8 days in Cyprus Itinerary

8 days in Cyprus Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Nicosia
— Few hours
2
Limassol City
— 2 nights
3
Peyia
— 2 nights
4
Protaras
— 3 nights

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Nicosia

Nicosia ©
Experience a combination of traditional and modern Cyprus, including archaeological sites encircled by ancient walls, in the country's capital, Nicosia.
On the 1st (Wed), admire the striking features of Buyuk Han and then get engrossed in the history at The Cyprus Museum.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Nicosia travel itinerary planner.

Cairo, Egypt to Nicosia is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry. In August in Nicosia, expect temperatures between 43°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Limassol City.

Things to do in Nicosia

Museums · Historic Sites
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The Cyprus Museum ©
The Cyprus Museum
Buyuk Han ©
Buyuk Han

2
nights
Limassol City

The second largest city in Cyprus, Limassol attracts locals and tourists alike with its sun and sea.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Pissouri Beach and then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Lady's Mile Beach, then explore the historical opulence of Kolossi Castle, and then kick back and relax at Kourion Beach.

For reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Limassol City vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Nicosia to Limassol City takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. When traveling from Nicosia in August, plan for little chillier days in Limassol City, with highs around 37°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can go by car to Peyia.

Things to do in Limassol City

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Pissouri, Lady's Mile Beach
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Kourion Beach ©
Kourion Beach
Lady's Mile Beach ©
Lady's Mile Beach

2
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Peyia

Peyia ©
On the 4th (Sat), explore the ancient world of Tombs of the Kings, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Coral Bay. On your second day here, explore the ancient world of Kato Paphos Archaeological Park, then browse the different shops at Kings Avenue Mall, and then trek along Baths of Aphrodite.

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Getting from Limassol City to Peyia by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and car; or take a bus. August in Peyia sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can drive to Protaras.

Things to do in Peyia

Outdoors · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Paphos, Baths of Aphrodite
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Kato Paphos Archaeological Park ©
Kato Paphos Archaeological Park
Coral Bay ©
Coral Bay
Kings Avenue Mall ©
Kings Avenue Mall

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.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Nissi Beach and Landa Beach. Take a break from the city and head to Fig Tree Bay and Ayia Napa Harbour. There's much more to do: see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Panagia Church, take some stellar pictures from Cape Greco National Forest Park, and don't miss a visit to Sea Caves.

To find maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Protaras road trip website.

Traveling by car from Peyia to Protaras takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or take a bus. August in Protaras sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 27°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Protaras

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Ayia Napa
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Landa Beach ©
Landa Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
Nissi Beach ©
Nissi Beach

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