Old City of North Nicosia
Today we shall visit the old city of Nicosia on foot. Many historical sight remaining from Byzantine, Lusignan and Ottoman will be visited. Kyrenia Gate, Venetian Column, Arabahmet Mahallesi, Buyuk Hamam , St. Sophia Cathedral are in the program. If you would like to see the divided city which has been the capital of the island since 11AD this is the perfect tour for you.
Kyrenia Gate is where we enter the old city which has been the capital since 11th Century. Venetian Column, Arabahmet Mahallesi, Buyuk Hamam is some of the places that we shall see on foot. While you drink your refreshment you can rest. Bandabuliya, St. Sophia Cathedral, Bedesten is nearby so we get to see these places also. You can enjoy the local lunch in one of the restaurants(extra). Buyuk Han is known as Kervansaray. Free time for shopping in Buyuk Han is a good opportunity for one to see the handcrafts and laces of Cyprus. You can also buy different kind of souvenirs for a reasonable price to take home with you.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: If not in Nicosia.There will be additional transportation fee.
If the group is bigger than 8 people please ask for the price.
End location: Shopping
Duration: 4 hours 30 min.
The tour is on foot in Nicosia.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
15 Euro - For lunch if required
- Personal Expenses
- Food, Drinks, Snacks