12 days in Cyprus, Lebanon & Athens Itinerary

12 days in Cyprus, Lebanon & Athens Itinerary

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1
Paphos, Cyprus
— 3 nights
2
Ayia Napa, Cyprus
— 3 nights
3
Beirut, Lebanon
— 2 nights
4
Athens, Greece
— 3 nights


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3
nights
Paphos, Cyprus

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.
Get some historical perspective at Tombs of the Kings and Kolossi Castle. Take a break from the city and head to Aphrodite's Rock and Coral Bay. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Paphos: Pissouri Beach (in Pissouri) and Kourion (in Limassol City). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Lara Beach, delve into the distant past at Kato Paphos Archaeological Park, and see the interesting displays at The Grivas Monument and Museum.

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Paphos itinerary website.

Barcelona, Spain to Paphos is an approximately 10-hour flight. Traveling from Barcelona to Paphos, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Barcelona, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Paphos, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °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 Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Limassol City, Pissouri Beach, Lara Beach, Coral Bay, Aphrodite's Rock
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Coral Bay ©
Coral Bay
Tombs of the Kings ©
Tombs of the Kings
Aphrodite's Rock ©
Aphrodite's Rock

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nights
Ayia Napa, Cyprus

Ayia Napa ©
Though Ayia Napa boasts archaeological sites and the largest water park in Europe, the city is best known as a party hub.
On the 24th (Tue), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Panagia Church, enjoy the sand and surf at Nissi Beach, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Konnos Bay. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Wed): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, kick back and relax at Fig Tree Bay, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Profitis Elias.

To find photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Ayia Napa tour itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Paphos to Ayia Napa takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. On the 26th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Beirut.

Things to do in Ayia Napa

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Protaras, Kapparris Beach
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Nissi Beach ©
Nissi Beach
Konnos Bay ©
Konnos Bay
Scuba & Snorkeling

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nights
Beirut, Lebanon

Beirut ©
Sitting on the Mediterranean coast, Beirut, the country's capital and largest city, has plenty of appeal itself, as well as offering a convenient base for exploring the country's other sights and cities.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): examine the collection at Mim Museum - Mineral Museum, thenstep into the grandiose world of Byblos Castle, and then enjoy the sand and surf at LAZY B BEACH CLUB.

For reviews, maps, photos, and tourist information, use the Beirut trip itinerary website.

Getting from Ayia Napa to Beirut by flight takes about 5 hours. Traveling from Ayia Napa in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Beirut, with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Beirut

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Byblos Castle, LAZY B BEACH CLUB
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LAZY B BEACH CLUB ©
LAZY B BEACH CLUB
Byblos Castle ©
Byblos Castle
Mim Museum - Mineral Museum ©
Mim Museum - Mineral Museum

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nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Popular historic sites such as Acropolis of Athens and Temple of Olympian Zeus are in your itinerary. Visiting Mount Lycabettus and Areopagus will get you outdoors. Next up on the itinerary: take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, stop by Electra Raikos Exact Museum Copies, examine the collection at Museum of Pavlos and Alexandra Kanellopoulos, and appreciate the history behind Erechtheion.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Athens trip maker.

You can fly from Beirut to Athens in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Beirut in October; daily highs in Athens reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Glyfada Beach
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Glyfada Beach ©
Glyfada Beach
Temple of Olympian Zeus ©
Temple of Olympian Zeus

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