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Smoking in Paphos

Are you planning a trip to Paphos, Cyprus?

While it’s an exciting and beautiful place to visit, if you are a smoker, there are some essential things that you should know before your departure.

In this blog post, we will give you all the details on where and when to smoke during your stay in Paphos so that your travels go smoothly!

Can you smoke in Paphos?

In Paphos and Cyprus, smoking is lawfully prohibited inside restaurants, bars, cafes, and nightclubs.

Also, it is forbidden to smoke while driving.

Smoking in Paphos

Where can I smoke in Cyprus?

But don’t worry, dear smokers – all over Cyprus and in Paphos; you will find smoking areas near the tables outside.

They are typically designated with unique signs and ashtrays to ensure they stay clean.

Can I take my cigarettes/cigars with me?

Yes! Smoking-related items such as cigarettes, cigars, and pipes can be brought with you into the country. However, remember that there is a limit of 800 cigarettes, 400 cigarillos, 1 kg of tobacco, or 200 cigars per person.

How many cigarettes are allowed in Cyprus?

In Cyprus, an individual’s legal limit of cigarettes is 800.

If caught with more than that, you may be fined or, worse – have your items confiscated.

So, it’s best to stick to the law and keep within this limit when traveling through Paphos.

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Can you smoke at Paphos Airport?

No, you can’t smoke at Paphos Airport. Smoking is strictly prohibited within the airport terminal.

Instead, there are designated smoking areas that can be found outside of the airport where you can enjoy a cigarette before your flight.

Can you smoke after security at Paphos Airport?

Yes, you can find the smoking area after you have gone through passport control at Paphos Airport.

It is located at the Beer Garden.

Can you smoke on the beach in Cyprus?

No, you cannot smoke on the beach in Cyprus.

Paphos has banned smoking in public areas, beaches, and parks to keep them clean and safe.

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How much are cigarettes in Cyprus?

Cigarettes in Cyprus are around €4.50 per packet, depending on the brand and whether they are duty-free.

Can you smoke in the car in Cyprus?

No, you cannot smoke in the car in Cyprus. Smoking while driving is prohibited, and you can be fined for it if caught.

And as a tourist who rents a car in Paphos, it is best to follow this law.

Can you buy cigarettes in Cyprus?

Yes, you can buy cigarettes in Cyprus.

There are several tobacco shops around Paphos City and in the airport where you can purchase cigarettes, cigars, and other smoking-related items.

Don’t forget that you must be over 18 years old to buy them!

In conclusion

I hope this blog post was informative and gives you all the necessary details you need to know about smoking in Paphos and Paphos.

Always adhere to local laws and regulations while visiting Paphos, and enjoy your stay!

Happy travels 🙂

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Yiasoo! My name is Matan, and I live in Paphos. I love my city, and I want to share all of its secrets with you! On my website, I will give you all the information you need about Paphos—where to eat, where to stay, and what to see and do. So just lay back, read my guides, and enjoy my city!

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Hi, my name is Matan, and I live in Paphos, and I think it’s the best place on earth.

There’s something about the sun and sea that makes me happy:

There’s nothing like the ocean breeze and waves crashing on the shore to relax and make me feel at peace. 

I love spending time outdoors, hiking, or just exploring new places. And when it’s time to wind down, I enjoy reading a good book or playing my piano.

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