EXPLORE THE HISTORY AND CULTURE OF CYPRUS!
Our exclusive daily tour program - exploring the whole of North Cyprus! Our official guides show you all the amazing details and stories you would never find travelling alone. Enjoy 12.000 years of history and amazing landscapes with the comfort of having a private guide and driver.
NICOSIA & FAMAGUSTA 09:00-19:00 - Bring your passport/ID!
The most important cities and sights in only 1 day! €45
In the morning we drive to the Walled City of Nicosia, The last divided capital of Europe with its unique combination of Gothic (St. Sophia Church) and Ottoman (Büyük Han) architecture. Our next destination after lunch in Nicosia is the Famagusta region, where we visit the Monastery of Saint Barnabas (archaeological and icon museum), the Ruins of Salamis (Roman antique city) and the Old Town of Famagusta (St Nicholas Church, nowadays Mustafa Lala Pasha Mosque). Get exclusive insights into Cyprus´ amazing history from the Bronze Age past Roman times to Ottoman and British Empire in only one day!
KARPAZ PENINSULA 09:00-18:00
The most extensive day trip to the unspoilt beauty of the Karpaz peninsula! €39
Driving along the northern coastal road, our first stop will be at the Byzantine church of Panagia Pergaminiotissa. The church is a renovated 12th-century building that hosts a nature exhibition whereas the beautiful garden is used for displaying miniature versions of the most important Cyprus buildings like the gothic style cathedral in Nicosia. Our next visit will be at Ayios Thyrsos church where Orthodox Christians pray for relief of illnesses. Continuing our drive to the far end of the peninsula we have a coffee break at Dipkarpaz village and visit the mosque. Apostolos Andreas Monastery (an important pilgrim destination for orthodox Christians, in renovation) and a swimming break at the Golden Beach (here you will have time for an optional lunch) are the next highlights of this wonderful day at Cyprus ´eastern end.
LIONHEART: Hilarion and Bellapais 09:00-13:30
Join our exclusive half day program to the two most important sights of Kyrenia! €29
Our tour starts with a short drive from Kyrenia to St. Hilarion Castle. With walls and towers that appear to sprout out of the rocks almost randomly, it is a fairly-tale rumoured to be used by Walt Disney as inspiration for the castle in ‘’Snow White and Seven Dwarfs’’. The highest point is about 730m above sea level and the view is marvellous. From the castle we drive to Bellapais Monastery, one of the masterpieces of gothic architecture in Cyprus. The village and the monastery became famous with Lawrence Durrell´s book “Bitter Lemons of Cyprus”.
THE "WILD WEST" 09:00-18:00
Off the beaten track - Join our tour to the green and Wild West of Northern Cyprus! €45
In the morning we visit the village of Kormacit (Korucam), where the spoken languages are Greek and Aramaic (the original language of Jesus Christ). The inhabitants are members of the Maronite Church, which is a Catholic Church based in Lebanon. After the village, we visit Güzelyurt Weekly Market with typical Cypriot products like sweets, fruit juices, cheese, Sucuk, etc. Afterwards, we continue to the Church of Saint Mamas, where we visit the icon museum and the nearby archaeological museum with its newest discoveries such as ‘’The Golden Leaves of Soli’’. From here we continue to the eco-village of Bagliköy for a small lunch. The Vuni palace and the Ruins of Soli with the Greek theatre and the mosaics of the Basilica of Saint Auxibius is today’s last cultural highlight.
SOUTH CYPRUS: Troodos Mountains 8:00-19:00 - bring your passport/ID!
Our exclusive trip to the Troodos Mountains in the South part of Cyprus! €65
We cross the border at Astromeridis checkpoint to reach the mountain village of Kakopetria, where we have our first stop and a coffee break. From here we continue to the "Golden Monastery" of Kykko, where Archbishop Makarios had his education. After a traditional buffet lunch, we continue to Omodos, where we have the chance to taste the traditional wines of the region.