Travel destinations in Cyprus! Here you will find inspiration for the best travel destinations in Cyprus. Do you like beautiful beaches, dramatic cliffs, historical sights or maybe good food and wine? Here are our top picks for travelling to Cyprus!

Why travel to Cyprus?

Cyprus is an exciting island nation in the eastern Mediterranean. People have lived here for at least 11,000 years and there are plenty of historical attractions. These include two ancient UNESCO World Heritage sites: the well-preserved Neolithic village of Choirokoitia and the royal tomb of Paphos.

Cyprus is also an island ideal for sunbathing, swimming, boat trips and snorkelling or diving. Here you'll find beautifully shaped cliffs and great swimming spots. Cyprus is also a place for those who appreciate good food and wine. Or why not check out famous places like Aiya Napa, Larnaca or the capital Nicosia? Below you'll find plenty of articles with travel tips.

Travel destinations in Cyprus - inspirational reading

Info and facts about Cyprus

  • Capital city: Nicosia
  • Language: Greek and Turkish
  • Residents: Around 1.2 million (2021)
  • Religion: Christianity (mostly orthodox)
  • Currency: Euro
  • National anthem: Ymnos pros tin Eleftherian

Good to know about Cyprus

  • Price mode: Cheaper than Sweden
  • Time difference: 2 hours
  • Emergency number: 199 / 112
  • El: British sockets, so please bring an adapter. (Adapters are also often available in hotels.) Sometimes there are also USB sockets for charging mobile phones.

Travelling to Cyprus

  • FlightsThe direct flight from Stockholm to Larnaca in Cyprus takes just over four hours. Norwegian flies direct.
  • Car: Cyprus is an island, but it is possible to take a ferry from mainland Greece.

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