Today we shall drive to Kyrenia and visit 'Bellapais Abbey'. This building is a masterpiece of Gothic art and the most beautiful one in the Near East.
The next stop will be at 'Kyrenia Castle'. This castle was built during the Byzantine Period in the 4th century due to Arab attacks. The 'Ship Wreck ' museum will be also visited in the castle. The museum exhibits date back to 2318 years and includes the ships final cargo with the items that the sailors were using.
Kyrenia Gate is where we enter the old city of Nicosia which has been the capital since 11AD. Buyuk Han, Venetian Column, St. Sophia Cathedral, Bedesten and the market are the places that we will see today. You will also have free time in the old city of Nicosia just before finish the tour.
Pick up/drop off: Kyrenia or Nicosia. There will be extra transportation cost if from other cities.
Included: Transportation in a 2017 model jeep, professional guidance, fuel, parking tickets and a small bottle of water for each participant.
Excluded: Entrance tickets for historical sights, lunch and personal purchases such as souvenirs.