Famagusta guided day tour from Paphos
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Famagusta guided day tour from Paphos

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Based on 18 reviews
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£47.00
Free cancellation
language
Language: English
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Mobile voucher accepted
duration
Duration: from 9 hours to 11 hours
Do this because
  • Marvel at the sprawling ruins of the ancient city of Salamis
  • Explore the labyrinthine streets of Famagusta's old town
  • Visit the hauntingly beautiful ghost town of Varosha
What to expect

Cross the UN buffer zone into Northern Cyprus and visit the ancient city of Salamis, the old town of Famagusta, and the ghost town of Varosha. Delve into the island's poignant history, from its Hellenistic past to the impact of conflict on local communities, and discover its rich cultural heritage.

Immerse yourself in the Hellenistic ruins of Salamis, founded over 3,000 years ago. Explore the labyrinthine streets of Famagusta's old town, where the past comes alive with every step, and admire the imposing Venetian Castle, Othello's Tower, and St. Nicholas Cathedral.

Your day in Norther Cyprus culminates with a guided walk through the abandoned ghost town of Varosha, frozen in time since the 1974 Turkish invasion. Come and enjoy a memorable journey through history in one of the Mediterranean's most fascinating destinations.

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What's included
  • check Entrance fees
  • check Guided tour
  • check Roundtrip transportation
  • check Hotel pickup and drop-off
What's not included
  • x_not_included Lunch
Where
Meeting point:
Pickup is available within the areas of Paphos and Coral. You will be requested to provide your hotel name and address during checkout.
What to remember
  • You will be requested to provide your hotel name and address and your contact details to arrange the pickup
  • Remember to bring your passport as you will cross the buffer zone, which separates the southern and northern sectors of the city
  • Comfortable walking shoes are recommended. Please bring sunscreen, water and a hat
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Provider
MTS SUMMERTIMES TRAVEL
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

What people say about this experience

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  • Anonymous

    From United States of America - May 2024

    Excellent

    Overall rated

    5/5

    Fascinating tour. So much to see and learn.

  • Evie66

    From United Kingdom - May 2024

    Travelled as a couple

     

    45 - 54 years old

    Excellent

    Overall rated

    5/5

    We have enjoyed everything ?? the guide was very knowledgeable, with her experience as a local was very helpful with any questions asked by everyone. ...

  • Anonymous

    From United Kingdom - May 2024

    Excellent

    Overall rated

    5/5

    An amazing day which was sad too. Our guide was Eva who gave incredible information about her experiences during 1974 when the Turks invaded Northern ...

  • Richard

    From United States of America - May 2024

    Travelled as a couple

     

    55 - 64 years old

    Excellent

    Overall rated

    5/5

    Very enjoyable full day tour to the Turkish occupied city of Famagusta. We heard the first hand experiences of our guide about what life was like befo ...

  • Anonymous

    From United States of America - April 2024

    Excellent

    Overall rated

    5/5

  • Nick & Jane

    From United States of America - April 2024

    Travelled as a couple

     

    45 - 54 years old

    Excellent

    Overall rated

    5/5

    Eva made the tour she was very informative and looked after us well.

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