Explore the divided capital of Cyprus , discover the lace/embroidery/handicrafts village.....
Discover with me the capital of Cyprus and Lefkara !
We will first visit the divided city of Nicosia, biggest town, important ancient city-kingdom of Ledra. See the Venetian Walls surrounding the old city, stroll through the folk neighborhood of 'Laiki Geitonia', walk along the pedestrian Ledra Street down to the 'Green Line'. Optionally, pass through the check point control into the northern part and visit the Frankish Cathedral of Saint Sofia.
Then have a look at the Archaeological Museum of Cyprus to admire its treasures (richest pottery collection in the world).
Next, we will have the chance to enjoy a coffee break or lunch in the heart of the city's old quarter . In the end take a drive to the hill village of Lefkara , world renowned for its handicrafts: lace, embroidery, silver and unique architecture. Return to Limassol.
-Meeting point: Limassol hotel area or harbor.
-Drive to Nicosia by the motor way( 1 hour's drive).
-On the way back towards Limassol , halfway , turn northwards and head to Lefkara.
-Return to Limassol.
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Cruise Ship Port, Hotel
Duration: 8 hours
- Private old Mercedes with AC)
- Walking tour in Nicosia and in Lefkara .
- Guiding Services
- Private Transportation
Estimated Local Cash Needed
25 euro - Entrance fees: Nicosia museum 4.50 euros, souvenirs, snacks, drinks, lunch (optional).
- Personal Expenses
- Food, Drinks, Snacks
I am not permitted to guide in Russian and Spanish languages - only English, French and German