St. Hilarion & Kyrenia Castle & Bufavento Castle
Today we shall visit 3 castles. These are "St. Hilarion Castle", 'Kyrenia Castle" and "Bufavento Castle". Two of these castles are on the Kyrenia Mountain and the third one by the Kyrenia Marina. They are all worth seeing while you learn about the Medieval History. So don't miss this tour.
Today we start driving to ' St. Hilarion Castle'. It was built at 732 metres above the sea level. 'Kyrenia Castle' will be the second stop which was built during the Byzantion Period and is in Kyrenia Harbor. The amazing part of the Castle is the 'Shipwreck Museum' which you can see the amphoras, olive seeds, fog seeds and many other interested things which date back to 300BC. We shall drink our beer facing the magnificent view of the Kyrenia Harbor and take some photos. The last stop will be the 'Bufavento Castle'. This castle is 932 metres above the sea level. When you are at the top you get to see the beautiful view of Kyrenia from the slopes of Five Finger Mountains. So today you get to see and take photos of the Castles which are situated in the Kyrenia Region. It will be a memorable day for you if you are interested in castles and nature.
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: Nicosia or Kyrenia .
End location: There may be an extra cost if its different than Nicosia or Kyrenia.
Duration: 6 hours 30 min.
Jeep "Renegade" 2017 model
Estimated Local Cash Needed
20 euro - tickets for historical sights and lunch
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Wonderful guide! Sirin (pronounced Shirin) spot on time - immaculate vehicle - friendly,amusing and with an in depth knowledge of both North and South Cyprus. Willing to cater for individual requests and seems to know everyone! Had an excellent day with my daughter and would highly recommend.