1. Cyprus
  2. Famagusta District
  3. Famagusta

6-hour Kantara Castle & Famagusta Tour

Product ID: 95082
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Visit Kantara castle, one of three Byzantine castles on Pentadactylos mountains and enjoy breathtaking views around the east part of Pentadactylos mountains. Walk Famagusta's medieval city walls.
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Duration: 6 hours
Starting times 9:00 AM, 3:00 PM
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Live tour guide
English, Greek

Pickup included

Pick-up is available from Agia Napa, Protaras, Larnaca or Nicosia.

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Experience

Highlights
  • Take in magnificent views of Cyprus from Kantara Castle
  • Discover the medieval walled city of Famagusta
  • Stop at the beach
Full description
Discover the east part of Pentadactylos Mountains. The walk offers excellent views of the north coast, Pentadactylos Mountain peaks, Karpasia Peninsula as well as the Bay of Famagusta.

Kantara Castle is one of three Byzantine castles on rugged limestone Pentadactylos Mountains. Over 1000 years old, the Byzantine castle was one of the battlegrounds during Richard the Lionheart's conquest of Cyprus. If you like, take the option to visit the castle.

Stop to explore Famagusta with its medieval city walls and variety of ancient churches, such as the Gothic St. Nicolas Cathedral and the Armenian church as well as Othello's castle.

Before heading back to Agia Napa, Protaras, Larnaca or Nicosia, stop at the beach and feel the golden sand between your toes.
Includes
  • Expert local guide
  • Transportation
What’s Not Included
  • Entrance fees to Kantara Castle and Othello Tower
  • Food and drinks

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Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
Know before you go
• The trip involves transportation across the checkpoints, so participants must have permission to cross and carry the necessary papers for their crossing (passports, visas, identity cards, etc.)
• Escorted minors can participate in this trip for free
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Product ID: 95082