8 days in Cyprus Itinerary

8 days in Cyprus Itinerary

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8 days in Cyprus Itinerary

Start: Poznan
Fly:  9​h
1
Paphos
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Ayia Napa
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Kyrenia
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  9​h 45​min
End: Poznan

2
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Paphos: Aphrodite's Rock (in Kouklia), Akamas Peninsula National Park (in Neo Chorion) and Limassol (Kourion & Kolossi Castle). There's much more to do: explore the ancient world of Tombs of the Kings, don't miss a visit to The Green Living Wall, get out on two wheels at STS Motor Rentals, and take a memorable tour with Tours.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Paphos trip itinerary app .

Poznan, Poland to Paphos is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Poznan to Paphos is 1 hour. Traveling from Poznan in December, you will find days in Paphos are much warmer (22°C), and nights are a bit warmer (12°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can go by car to Ayia Napa.

Things to do in Paphos

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Limassol, Akamas Peninsula National Park, Aphrodite's Rock, Coral Bay
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Kato Paphos Archaeological Park ©
Kato Paphos Archaeological Park
Aphrodite's Rock ©
Aphrodite's Rock
Coral Bay ©
Coral Bay

3
nights
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.
When in Ayia Napa, make a side trip to see Church of Saint Lazarus in Larnaca, approximately 40 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Nissi Beach, stroll through Konnos Bay, make a splash at WaterWorld Waterpark, and explore the activities along Blue Lagoon.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our Ayia Napa tour site .

You can drive from Paphos to Ayia Napa in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December in Ayia Napa, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Kyrenia.

Things to do in Ayia Napa

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Protaras, Church of Saint Lazarus
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Nissi Beach ©
Nissi Beach
Konnos Bay ©
Konnos Bay
Fig Tree Bay ©
Fig Tree Bay

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): explore the ancient world of Bellapais Monastery and then delve into the distant past at Saint Hilarion Castle.

For where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Kyrenia trip builder .

Drive from Ayia Napa to Kyrenia in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in December, and nighttime lows around 9°C. On the 27th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kyrenia

Historic Sites
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Saint Hilarion Castle ©
Saint Hilarion Castle
Bellapais Monastery ©
Bellapais Monastery

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