Join our memorable 5 day tour including your 7 Night accomodation of Bella View Art Boutique Hotel based in Kyrenia / A tour to remember for a Lifetime. On this 5 day trip you will have the chance to see 5 main Historical, Cultural Sites that North part and South part of Cyprus will be visited in a VIP Vito car maximum up to 6 people.
This is a 5 day trip including your accomodation to remember and a small group tour for up to 6 people with a licensed, professional tour guide. You will be picked up from your accommodation in Nicosia and taken to the most amazing sites on our Five Finger Mountain. Day 1 Fly to Turkish Cyprus or CyprusTransfer from Larnaca, or Ercan Airport Cyprus. Transfer to a small family run hotel in NicosiaDay 2 Kyrenia & Nicosia - Visit St Hilarion Castle and Bellapais AbbeyWe 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 DayYou have a day to enjoy at our own leisure. Day 5 Visit Famagusta and SalamisWe 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 peninsulaAn 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 AirportMorning transfer to either Ercan or Larnaca airport