8 days in Cyprus Itinerary

8 days in Cyprus Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Newark
Fly:  21 h 30 min
1
Paphos
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Larnaca
— 3 nights
Fly:  18 h 45 min
End: Newark

3
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Paphos: Kourion (in Limassol) and Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos (in Pedoulas). Next up on the itinerary: delve into the distant past at Tombs of the Kings, step into the grandiose world of Paphos Harbour Castle, trot along with Horse Riding Paphos - Eagle Mountain Ranch, and discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For photos, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Paphos road trip planning site.

Newark, USA to Paphos is an approximately 19.5- hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Newark to Paphos is 7 hours. Traveling from Newark in September, things will get somewhat warmer in Paphos: highs are around 86°F and lows about 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to drive to Larnaca.

Things to do in Paphos

Outdoors Tours Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kourion, Aphrodite's Rock, Panagia (Monastery) of Kykkos, Coral Bay
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Kato Paphos Archaeological Park ©
Kato Paphos Archaeological Park
Tombs of the Kings ©
Tombs of the Kings
Coral Bay ©
Coral Bay

3
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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): explore the activities along Blue Lagoon, then kick back and relax at Nissi Beach, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Stavrovouni Monastery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Hala Sultan Tekke, stroll through Fig Tree Bay, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Konnos Bay.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Larnaca holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Paphos to Larnaca takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Larnaca are 86°F, while nighttime lows are 69°F. You'll have a few hours on the 28th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Larnaca

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Ayia Napa, Fig Tree Bay, Stavrovouni Monastery
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Nissi Beach ©
Nissi Beach
Fig Tree Bay ©
Fig Tree Bay
Konnos Bay ©
Konnos Bay

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