Men should wear pants and shirts. Women should wear pants or long skirts and cover their arms. Do bring good walking shoes, a swimsuit and some sunscreen in your bag. Do try something different in Cyprus.
What is the dress code in Cyprus?
Dress codes in churches, monasteries and mosques are strictly enforced – long trousers and no bare chests for men, covered legs and shoulders for women (and also in mosques, covered heads for women and shoes off for all). Attitudes to gay people can display prejudice.
What clothes to wear in North Cyprus?
- Pants or jeans.
- Standard footwear.
- Waterproof footwear.
- Light jacket or fleece.
- Long sleeve shirts or blouses.
- Waterproof luggage.
What should I wear in Paphos?
Long sleeve shirts or blouses. Rain coat. Waterproof luggage. Light jacket or fleece.
What is considered rude in Cyprus?
Do not rest your elbows on the table or put your hand under your chin as if you are bored. It is rude to lean back in your seat and put your hands behind your head unless in a very casual situation. Around family, it would imply disrespect.