6 Day Stay & 5 Day Tour Of Kyrenia ,nicosia Famagusta& Troodos In South Cyprus
6 Day Stay & 5 Day Tour of Kyrenia ,Nicosia Famagusta& Troodos in South Cyprus
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Jorge and your team
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Day 1 Fly to Turkish Cyprus or Cyprus
Transfer from Larnaca, or Ercan Airport Cyprus. Transfer to a small family run hotel in Nicosia
Day 2 Kyrenia & Nicosia - Visit St Hilarion Castle and Bellapais Abbey
We fistly start visiting Kyrenia where its picturesque harbour for a break after visiting the shipwreck museum set in the commanding Venetian castle nearby. Then we drive into the mountains to the 13th century castle of St Hilarion, the most complete of the region’s Crusader castles and with dramatic views to Kyrenia and across the coastal plain. We drive down to Nicosia Medieval Wall city where visiting St Sophia Cathedral which is turned into a mosque during Ottoman period and after having lunch at Great Hann built by the Ottoman, we drive to Bellapais Abbey, a magnificent Gothic building in the village where Lawrence Durrell wrote “Bitter Lemons” in the late afternoon.
Day 3 Visit Troodos Mountain Omodos and Lefkara Village ( South Part Of Cyprus)
Today we drive up through Troodos Mountain located in the south west of Cyprus and visit a few Greek villages in a circle Tour!
Day 4 Free Day
You have a day to enjoy at our own leisure.
Day 5 Visit Famagusta and Salamis
We visit the interesting and varied architectural wonders found within the old Venetian walled city of Famagusta, notably the Othello’s Tower and the former St Nicholas Cathedral, now Mustapha Pasha mosque, before continuing to the impressive and extensive remains of the ancient Greek site of Salamis. The day concludes with a visit to St Barnabas Monastery with its impressive collection of icons.
Day 6 Visit Kantara Castle and Karpas peninsula
An early morning start for Kantara Castle, located at the beginning of the Karpas and with stunning views to the sea and along the peninsula. We continue along the ‘pan-handle’ to Dipkarpaz and the site of a 5th century ruined basilica at Ayios Philon,. We have lunch overlooking the rocky bay with its sunken Roman harbour before continuing to Apostolos Andreas Monastery on the very eastern tip of the peninsula
Day 7 Transfer back to Larnaca or Ercan Airport
Morning transfer to either Ercan or Larnaca airport