A mapou guide to


A guide created by locals, with the best things to do in Cyprus, what to eat, drink, see and how to make the most of your trip to this magical mediterranean island.
Reasons to visit Cyprus
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250+ days free of charge natural tanning

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Less than 1 hour away to the nearest beach

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Pure mediterranean cuisine

Our top list

We really love searching for the real secrets that make a country unique. Each list consists of the top five in the category.

Discover things to do in Cyprus

We’ve put together a curated list, with the top 20 things to do in Cyprus.  Our curated list consists of food, drink, and activities.


lying on a sunbed at the golden sunrise/konnos/lara beach from the sunrise till the sunset.


a “mix suvlakia- sheftalies” at one of the many “suvlatzidika” on the island.


Cypriot Meze at some of the many traditional taverns and cookeries of the Island.


along a Wine Route and wine-taste some of the best wines in Europe (fyi: level of Alcotest in Cyprus 23 μg/100 ml – 35 μg/100

Best time to travel to Cyprus

Find the best balance of weather and prices for your trip.

Best months (but high season)

June to September

Avg Temperature

42C / 107 F


★ Locals Recommend


Mapou tip: September is still warm with less tourists and cheaper prices. Beat the crowds and avoid traveling in August. Even though it is the peak, prices can get quite expensive