Famagusta, Varosha, Salamis, Choirokoitia Tour from Paphos

Day Trips & Excursions in Cyprus

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On this tour you will visit the monastery of St. Varnavas, the ancient Kingdom of Salamis, as well as the ancient theatre and the city of Famagusta. You will also enjoy a coffee break at Choirokoitia and time for shopping and lunch (lunch not included in the price). You will finish the tour by seeing the ghost city of Varosi in Paphos.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Salamis, Famagusta, Famagusta DistrictVisit the ancient Kingdom of Salamis built in the 12 Century BC by the Greeks, where we will visit the ancient theater and the gymnasium.Duration: 45 minutesStop At: Ghost Town Famagusta, Famagusta, Famagusta DistrictOur next stop is the city of Famagusta with its Gothic churches, which is surrounded by the Venetian walls. There will be free time in the city to visit the Cathedral of Saint Nicolaos built in the year 1312 and converted in 1570 into a mosque, as well as time for shopping and lunch (lunch not included in the price).Before we depart for Paphos we will drive past the “Ghost City – Varosi” to see the ghost city, the abandoned houses and hotels, closed behind wire since 1974, and admire the best sandy beaches of the island.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: St Barnabas Monastery and Icon Museum, Famagusta, Famagusta Districtthe monastery of Saint Barnabas, built originally in the 5th century and now converted into a museum housing icons and archaeological artifacts. We will also see the tomb of Saint Barnabas.Duration: 45 minutes

What’s included

  • Professional driver
  • Air-conditioned coach
  • Licensed guide
  • Pick up and drop off from Paphos city centre hotels
  • Entry/Admission - Salamis
  • Entry/Admission - St Barnabas Monastery and Icon Museum

What’s not included

  • Meals and drinks

Highlights

  • Comprehensive tour by bus/coach
  • Family friendly
  • Step back in time on a history tour
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