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From Limassol: Private Full-Day Famagusta & Ghost Town Tour

Product ID: 133641
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Enjoy the scenery and learn about the history of Famagusta and Cyprus as you cross over the mountains and Mesaoria plain. Discover the history of so many civilizations and have a chance to learn all about it today on this tour.
About this activity
Duration 8 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit St. Nicholas Cathedral in the medieval wall city
  • Explore the ancient city of Salamis and witness the largest Roman amphitheatre in Cyprus
  • Discover the ghost town of Varosha and St. Barbnabas Monastery
Full description
First, visit St. Barnabas Monastery which is now an icon museum and the tomb of St. Varnabas. Then, drive to see the ancient city of Salamis which dates back to B.C. and has the largest Roman amphitheatre in Cyprus. Next, travel to Othello’s Tower, where Shakespeare was inspired to write his famous play "Othello."

Then, head to St. Nicolas Cathedral, which is now known as Lala Mustafa Mosque and built in the French Gothic style. Afterwards, have some free time within the old city for shopping or more sightseeing. 

Your adventure will continue with a visit to the ghost town of Famagusta. The city has been abandoned since 1974 due to political issues between the two sides of Cyprus. 
Includes
  • Entrance fee to historical sites
  • Transportation
  • Professional tour guide
What’s Not Included
  • Lunch
  • Drinks

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Limassol Port or Limassol hotels.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Passport or ID card
Know before you go
• Your passport will be required since you are traveling from the south of Cyprus

From US$ 367.49 Per group up to 4

Organized by

North Cyprus Walks

Product ID: 133641