TYPOLOGIES

Your Holidays

DIFFICULTY

Low

MIN. AGE

3 Years

1917

Visit one of the most beautiful resorts on the island with amazing restaurants and two of the most famous beaches of Cyprus. For 8 days enjoy your stay at Protaras and have the opportunity to relax at an unforgettable holiday.

 

You will be taken to three tours,

 

-The first will give you the opportunity to visit the beautiful cosmopolitan city of Limassol, showcasing its amazing ancient and modern history.

-The second will familiarize you with the history of Larnaca and its importance to both the Christian and Islamic religions.

-The third tour will take you to the slopes of mountain Troodos where you will see the preserved traditions of the local Cypriots.

 

Your stay will be at The Blue Ivy Hotel and Suites. Boasting a fitness centre and free WiFi, The Blue Ivy Hotel & Suites is situated in Protaras, 5 km from National Forest Park Kavo Gkreko and a 2-minute walk from Sunrise Beach. 2.2 km from Kalamies Beach, the hotel features a garden and a terrace. The hotel boasts two outdoor swimming pools, one for children and one for adults.

 

At the hotel, every room is equipped with a wardrobe and a flat-screen TV. Each room comes with a private bathroom with free toiletries, a balcony, and some also have sea views. All rooms at The Blue Ivy Hotel & Suites come with a seating area.

 

A continental breakfast is available each morning at the accommodation. A variety of international dishes can be enjoyed at Utopia Restaurant. The Blue Ivy Hotel & Suites offers a children's playground.

 

Hotel

The Blue Ivy Hotel & Suites (4 Star) or similar

Tour Specification

Individual Tour

Price Specification

Price is per person, including VAT

Group Size

Minimum 2 persons

Special Prices

For groups of 3, 4 or more people

Guarantee refund or no charge rebooking

For cancellations of 8 days before arrival

Package specifications

✔️Breakfast included

✔️Full airconditioned transport

Services NOT included

❌Flight Tickets not included on the price

❌Travel insurance

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Day by Day

Your 8 day itinerary for your trip will be as follows.

DAY 1 - Departure from the airport and arrival at the hotel

At your arrival, your transport will be waiting for you and will take you to your hotel for a rest and free time.

DAY 2 - Full Day tour of Limassol

At 9am your personal guide will be waiting for you to start your trip by first visiting the Castle of Kolossi, a crusaders stronghold built to protect the sugar cane production of the island. Following you will visit the ancient Kourion and its museum, experiencing the ancient history of the long abandoned city and the artefacts that have been found during the excavations there. After that you will get to sip a glass of wine at the Wine Museum of Limassol where you will learn the history of the local wine and its importance to the islands politics and inhabitants. Lastly you will go to the Limassol Marina where you will have your lunch and finally you will visit the Limassol Castle that now is a local museum and stands right in the center of the Old Limassol town.

DAY 3 - Full Day tour of Larnaca

Start your day with the departure from your hotel to visit the city of Larnaka, the descendant city of the ancient kingdom of Kition and experience first-hand the diverse culture that influenced Cyprus by visiting the Hala Sultan Tekke, a mosque and mausoleum where Umm Haram rests, the wife of Ubada bin al-Samit a companion of the Prophet Muhammed. Following you will enjoy the salt lake of Larnaka where you will have the chance to see the flamingos if the time of the year is right. Then you will visit the church of Saint Lazaros that holds the remains of Saint Lazaros, the man that Jesus resurrected from the dead and following a long career of preaching Christianism ended up as the Bishop of Kition. Then you will have the chance to walk the famous Finikoudes beach for a quick lunch break, where shops and restaurants can be found abundant in any corner. Lastly before leaving, you will visit the Church of Panagia Angelochtisti, a church so beautiful that it is said that it was created by Angels, dating over 1400 years old and holding one of the oldest Christian mosaic of the island, depicting the virgin Mary holding Christ in her hands.

DAY 4 - Full Day tour of Troodos

Start your day with your guide by departing your hotel and visiting the traditional village of Fikardou where time has frozen at the traditional medieval times and only one man remains as the sole inhabitant of the village. After gazing throught this old village, you will visit Machairas monastery, a splendid monastery build in the 12th century that houses the one of the allegedly 70 Holy icons painted by Lucas the Apostle. Taking then the road to Vavatsinia village you will encounter again a traditional village with history rooted from the old time when Arabs invaded the island and the coastal inhabitants found refuge in the slopes of the mountain of Troodos. Lastly, you will visit the village of Skarinou a picturesque village in Cyprus where houses are made of local stone and preserve their traditional folkloric architecture. There you will have a lunch and free time to see the traditional architecture of the village exploring the traditional techniques of the making of halloumi, Cyprus’s most famous cheese.

DAY 5 - Free day to explore, shop or do an activity of interest

Have a full day to freely explore the city, shop at the modern butique shops or do an activity of interest that we can provide.

DAY 6 - Free day to explore, shop or do an activity of interest

Have a full day to freely explore the city, shop at the modern butique shops or do an activity of interest that we can provide.

DAY 7 - Free day to explore, shop or do an activity of interest

Have a full day to freely explore the city, shop at the modern butique shops or do an activity of interest that we can provide.

DAY 8 - Check out and transfer to the airport

Check out at the required times and have a private transport ready to accompany you till the airport for your flight back.