5 days in Cyprus Itinerary

5 days in Cyprus Itinerary

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5 days in Cyprus Itinerary

Start: Kuwait City
Fly + Drive:  7​h
1
Kyrenia
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Protaras
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Peyia
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Limassol
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  7​h
End: Kuwait City

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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.
For photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Kyrenia trip itinerary builder site .

Kuwait City, Kuwait to Kyrenia is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Kuwait City to Kyrenia due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Kuwait City in August, things will get little chillier in Kyrenia: highs are around 43°C and lows about 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Protaras.

Things to do in Kyrenia

Historic Sites
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Bellapais Monastery ©
Bellapais Monastery

1
night
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.
On the 17th (Fri), kick back and relax at Fig Tree Bay, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Profitis Elias, and then kick back and relax at Nissi Beach.

To see traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Protaras trip planning site .

Traveling by car from Kyrenia to Protaras takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Kyrenia in August, you will find days in Protaras are little chillier (39°C), and nights are about the same (27°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can drive to Peyia.

Things to do in Protaras

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Nissi Beach
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Nissi Beach ©
Nissi Beach
Fig Tree Bay ©
Fig Tree Bay
Church of Profitis Elias ©
Church of Profitis Elias

1
night
Peyia

Peyia ©
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): delve into the distant past at Tombs of the Kings, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Agia Kyriaki and post St. Paul, don't miss a visit to Saint Paul's Pillar, then delve into the distant past at Kato Paphos Archaeological Park, and finally stroll through Coral Bay.

To see reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Peyia road trip app .

Traveling by car from Protaras to Peyia takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or take a bus. In August in Peyia, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 26°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Limassol.

Things to do in Peyia

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Paphos
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Kato Paphos Archaeological Park ©
Kato Paphos Archaeological Park
Coral Bay ©
Coral Bay
Tombs of the Kings ©
Tombs of the Kings

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nights
Limassol

Limassol ©
The second largest city in Cyprus, Limassol attracts locals and tourists alike with its sun and sea.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): explore the striking landscape at Aphrodite's Rock, then delve into the distant past at Kolossi Castle, then make a splash at Fasouri Watermania Water Park, and finally take in the waterfront activity at Limassol Marina. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Pissouri Beach and then delve into the distant past at Kourion.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Limassol route maker website .

You can drive from Peyia to Limassol in 1.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and bus. In August in Limassol, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 27°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Limassol

Parks Theme Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Aphrodite's Rock, Pissouri Beach
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Aphrodite's Rock ©
Aphrodite's Rock
Fasouri Watermania Water Park ©
Fasouri Watermania Water Park
Kourion ©
Kourion

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