Overview

Kyrenia - 7 nights

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CLASSIC KYRENIA

Explore Ancient Roman cities, Crusader castles and Byzantine churches with a choice of hotel accommodation in Kyrenia

Throughout the millennia the island of Cyprus has been of great political importance and was invaded many times. Romans, Persians, Crusaders and Venetians all left their legacy on the island. Currently divided following the Turkish invasion of 1974 and with numerous failed attempts at reunification Cyprus nevertheless remains one of the Mediterranean’s most popular islands.

The ancient sites of the self-declared Turkish republic of Northern Cyprus include the Roman port of Salamis, the Persian palace of Vouni and Greek Soli. Medieval Cyprus is represented by Crusader castles, a Venetian castle picturesquely situated at the end of the harbour and the pretty ruins of the Abbey of Bellapais.

An included excursion programme visits the ‘classic’ sites in the less developed northern part of the island whilst being comfortably based in your chosen hotel for a seven night stay. Kyrenia town offers a range of restaurants to dine in and sample local specialities such as kofte, kleftiko and borek.

Key Features

Cultural Tour
Jules Verne Sightseeing
Solo Group Departures
No Single Supplement
Local Expert Guide 
Group Size: 5 – 25

Special Events

Local Restaurants

A lunch at Kyrenia Harbour, a special dinner at Bellapais Abbey and a lunch by the beach at Salamis.

Day 1 Fly from your chosen airport. Transfer to your chosen hotel for seven nights.

Day 2 Full-day tour visiting the dramatically sited St. Hilarion Castle, romantic Bellapais Abbey and Kyrenia Castle situated on the harbour. (B, L)

Day 3 Full-day tour of ancient Salamis and Famagusta, visiting St. Nicholas’ Cathedral, Othello’s Tower and the old city walls, returning to Kyrenia via the monastery of St. Barnabas. (B, L)

Day 4 Old city half-day tour of Nicosia, visit St. Sophia Cathedral, the covered bazaar, a caravanserai and Whirling Dervishes Museum. (B)

Day 5 Optional full-day tour visiting Güzelyurt and the ancient historical sites of Soli and Vouni, lunch included (bookable locally). (B, D)

Day 6 Optional visit to the magnificently sited Crusader castle of Kantara with its stunning views, lunch included (bookable locally). (B)

Day 7 Day at leisure. (B)

Day 8 Return flight. (B)

  • Key
  • B - Breakfast
  • L - Lunch
  • D - Dinner

Notes

On Days 2 & 6 visits to the castles involve steep climbs with many steps and uneven ground.

Notes

Onar Village Hotel - Half board is recommended, or alternatively take a taxi to access the plentiful Kyrenia restaurants.

 

2021

Mondays
per person in a twin/double room
Nostalgia Hotel
British Airways from Heathrow

Date Price
February 1 £795
March 1 £845
March 15 £845
April 19 £995
May 10 £995
June 7 £945
September 6 £975
September 20 £975
September 27 £975
October 4 £975
October 18 £995
November 1 £845
November 15 £845
No Single Supplement

(limited dates/availability)

Solo Group Departure

15 November 2021

Prices Reduced

Save up to £70 (February - March, September, 4 October, November 2021)

Supplements per person

Single Supplement

Nostalgia Hotel
NO SINGLE SUPPLEMENT
(limited availability)
2021: Feb 1, Mar 1, Jun 7 &
Nov 1

Solo Group Departures
(No Single Supplement)
2021: Nov 15

Single supplement £60
(Dec £35)

Accommodation Upgrades

Onar Village £40
NO SINGLE SUPPLEMENT
(limited availability)
2021: Feb 1, Mar 1, Jun 7 &
Nov 1

Single supplement £70

Half Board (6 nights) £35 (Onar Village only)

Flight Options

British Airways Club Europe from £385
Turkish Airlines from Manchester to Ercan (via Istanbul) - nil (Sep – 5 Oct)
easyJet from Gatwick - nil 
Jet2 from Birmingham – nil (Sep – Oct)

Extension Options

Extra nights - Kyrenia
Nostalgia Hotel (per night) £40
Single supplement £10
Onar Village (per night) £50
Single supplement £10
Half Board £6

Arrival or departure transfer add £55

Privately Guided

Add £595 per person

Independent Arrival

Save £250 
Arrival or departure transfer add £55

Price Includes
Air travel and taxes, transfers, 7 nights' accommodation, breakfast daily, 2 lunches and 1 dinner, itinerary as described, services of guides and local representatives. If our specially negotiated airfares are unavailable at the time of booking, a supplement may apply.

Not Included
Travel insurance, optional excursions, tipping, any government taxes or compulsory charges introduced after publication.

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