go to content go to search box go to global site navigation

Money and costs

Currency
Euro (€)
Exchange Rates
Rates provided by Open Exchange Rates. Last updated September 24, 2018 6:51PM UTC
Daily Costs
Budget (up to)
€60
  • Budget hotel room: €25–35
  • Street food (souvlaki, felafel pitta): €2.50–4
  • Bus ticket: €4
  • CTO guided city tours: free
Midrange
€60–120
  • Double room in midrange hotel: €60–70
  • Meze spread for dinner: €15–21
  • Car rental per day: €20–30
  • Admission to top museums and sights: €5
Top end (more than)
€120
  • Top-end hotel room: €120
  • Fine dining for dinner: €40–60
  • Bottle of wine at restaurant: €17–35
  • Zenobia wreck two-dive scuba package: €84

Credit cards are accepted in most hotels, restaurants and larger shops throughout Cyprus and ATMs are widely available.

Tipping

  • In the North and South, a 10% service charge is often added to a restaurant bill; if not, then a tip of a similar percentage is expected.
  • Taxi drivers and hotel porters always appreciate a small tip.