16 days in Cyprus & Amman Itinerary

16 days in Cyprus & Amman Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Ayia Napa, Cyprus
— 4 nights
2
Nicosia, Cyprus
— 2 nights
3
Paphos, Cyprus
— 6 nights
4
Amman, Jordan
— 3 nights

4
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.
Kids will enjoy Nissi Beach and RoomEscape Protaras. Pack the 21st (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at WaterWorld Themed Waterpark - Ayia Napa, Cyprus. There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Konnos Bay, kick back and relax at Landa Beach, get great views at Cape Greco National Forest Park, and discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to Ayia Napa is an approximately 10-hour flight. The time zone changes from Gulf Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. In August, Ayia Napa is slightly colder than Abu Dhabi - with highs of 39°C and lows of 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Nicosia.

Things to do in Ayia Napa

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Protaras, Traditional house
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Nissi Beach ©
Nissi Beach
Konnos Bay ©
Konnos Bay
Fig Tree Bay ©
Fig Tree Bay

2
nights
Nicosia, Cyprus

Nicosia ©
Experience a combination of traditional and modern Cyprus, including archaeological sites encircled by ancient walls, in the country's capital, Nicosia.
On the 25th (Tue), contemplate the waterfront views at Larnaka Salt Lake, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Saint Lazarus, then find something for the whole family at Camel Park, and finally delve into the distant past at Choirokoitia Neolithic Settlement. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Wed): kick back and relax at Finikoudes Beach and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

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Drive from Ayia Napa to Nicosia in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. When traveling from Ayia Napa in August, plan for a bit warmer days in Nicosia, with highs around 43°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Paphos.

Things to do in Nicosia

Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Larnaca, Camel Park, Choirokoitia Neolithic Settlement
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Finikoudes Beach ©
Finikoudes Beach
Camel Park ©
Camel Park
Church of Saint Lazarus ©
Church of Saint Lazarus

6
nights
Paphos, Cyprus

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.
Kids will enjoy Paphos Aphrodite Waterpark and Aphrodite's Rock. Get out of town with these interesting Paphos side-trips: Holy Monastery of Panayias Amirous (in Apsiou), Fasouri Watermania Water Park (in Limassol City) and Aphrodite Hills Riding Club (in Kouklia). Make the 1st (Tue) a rough and rugged day at local off-road trails. Next up on the itinerary: add some adventure to your tour with Pafos Watersports, stroll through Toxeftra Beach, kick back and relax at Coral Bay, and explore the ancient world of Kato Paphos Archaeological Park.

To find reviews, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Paphos road trip planning tool.

Drive from Nicosia to Paphos in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. When traveling from Nicosia in August, plan for slightly colder days in Paphos, with highs around 37°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to travel to Amman.

Things to do in Paphos

Parks · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Kouklia, Akamas Peninsula National Park, Holy Monastery of Panayias Amirous, Fasouri Watermania Water Park, Coral Bay
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Off-Road & ATV Trails
Tombs of the Kings ©
Tombs of the Kings
Aphrodite's Rock ©
Aphrodite's Rock

3
nights
Amman, Jordan

Amman ©
Jordan's capital city, Amman spreads across 19 hills and includes many distinct districts, each with their own historical and cultural marvels.
On the 2nd (Wed), make a trip to Rainbow Street, steep yourself in history at Roman Amphitheater, then steep yourself in history at The Citadel, then view the masterpieces at Project Positive Soulful Creations, and finally stop by Decoration One Co. Ltd.. On your second day here, explore the ancient world of Jerash Ruins and then explore the historical opulence of Ajlun Castle (Qala'at ar-Rabad).

To see traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, use the Amman trip builder tool.

Traveling by flight from Paphos to Amman takes 6 hours. In September, daytime highs in Amman are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Amman

Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Decoration One Co. Ltd., Ajlun Castle (Qala'at ar-Rabad), Jerash Ruins
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The Citadel ©
The Citadel
Roman Amphitheater ©
Roman Amphitheater
Children's Museum ©
Children's Museum

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