A day trip to the heart of lacework LEFKARA VILLAGE and NICOSIA

Day Trips & Excursions in Cyprus

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Today you will be picked up from your hotel in Larnaca and will be driven to Lefkara village. It is famous with its lacework. While you walk and take photos in the narrow streets of the stoned houses you will see villagers doing the lacework either in their houses or in the shops. You must taste a traditional Cypriot coffee just before you leave the village. Of course depending on the traffic, it may take about 45 min. to Nicosia. Your guide will tell you all about the culture, the life style and also about the history of the island. When you arrive in Nicosia you will cross the check point of Ledra Street and visit St. Sophia Cathedral, Buyuk Han,the local fruit and vegetable market. You will have the opportunity to taste the local food for lunch ( extra) After some free time the tour will end in Larnaca at your hotel.  This tour is ideal if you want to see the local life combined with culture and history.
After you are picked up from your hotel in Larnaca  you will be driven to Lefkara village,The village is famous with its lacework known as ' Lefkarida' and silverware. You will get to see the local women doing lacework in the shops or in their houses. A short walked in the narrow roads of stoned houses gives the village a different look than the usual. Actually this is one of the typical villages of Cyprus.After having a Cypriot coffee in one of the coffee shops we drive to Nicosia. Do not forget to bring your passports along as you will be crossing from south Nicosia to the North Nicosia with your guide. Lunch will be (extra) a traditional Cypriot Borek and fresh homemade lemonade. St. Sophia Cathedral, Buyuk Han, market will be some of the places that you will see , take photos and listen to the culture and history of your guide will tell you. You will ahve some free time also for shopping. If you are looking for a little of history and little of shopping and cultural trip this is ideal for you so do not think twice and go ahead and book it.  

What’s included

  • Transportation+ parking fee
  • Guidance
  • Coffee+ a bottle of water for each participant are included
  • Bottled water
  • Coffee and/or Tea

What’s not included

  • Gratuities