If you and your family and significant other are in Turkey, consider the North Cyprus Tour from Alanya that is only available every Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday. The complete excursion begins at sunrise at 5 a.m. and will last just past midnight for tourists to marvel at the natural and ancient prodigies of Turkey
A one-day tour package includes two short 45-minute plan rides between Antayla and Ercan airport to begin and end the excursion. Also, several bus rides fares are covered in the package plan to arrive at several destinations, such as the region’s foundational Christian monastery and Muslim Mosque. Ancient ruins of Enkomi, Sali, and Salami will be easily observable on the bus ride after landing in Nicosia.
Learn more about the region with a tour guide that will greet you after landing at Ercan airport. Aknowledgeable tour guide will give you background information that stems to the Bronze Age to contemporary times.Notable influences from the Cypriot government, Ottoman Empire, Saint Barnabas, and Shakespeare throughout the region will be noted.
From cooper to gothic architecture, Enkoni and Orthello awaits all tourists.The 12th century Bellapias Abbey from the 12th century is a sight not to miss! Delve into the location’s history in the courtyard. Other extraordinary views will be experienced at the Holiday Village Santoria that hosts the free buffet lunch where sitting arrangements will exploit the region’s beaches, greenery, and mountains.
The northern Turkish sea calls for the tourist with the included yacht ride where travelers can choose to splash into open waters or relax with a purchased beverage on board. Before the last ride and flight back to the Antayla hotel, an immersive cultural stroll through Kyrenia will allow plenty of opportunity to pick a native cuisine or a extensive shopping experience near the Castle of Saint Hilarion.
Be prepared to board the bus to department from Antalya airport to begin the adventure after a quick 45-minute flight between Antalya and Nicosia. Informative and professional tour guides will accompany the travel group once arriving in Nicosia. Tour guides will help everyone regroup to ride another free bus ride, but this time, free breakfast will be served en-route!
Pick-Up:Pack your passport and bring along acceptable monetary forms before boarding the bus to the Antalya airport for the 45-minute air ride to Nicosia. Don’t forget to wear comfortable clothing and walkable shoes and consider bringing a hat, sunglasses, and sunscreen!
Breakfast en-Route:Scurry back onto the next bus ride with the direction of your tour guide to be served the free breakfast. Fulfil your appetite and sight-seeing expectations with the phenomenal catering your tour guide will offer.
Window Viewing:Look out for the Bronze Age architecture embellished in copper when passing the ancient city of Enokomi, and get up close to the Lala Mustafa Pasha Mosque, St. Barnabas’ monastery and museum, and the Venetian Palace!
Plenty of Visit Stops: Emphasizing Ottoman antiquity, approach the Othello Castle, now abandoned city after the Cypriot people left Maras, that set the setting for Othello written by Shakespeare. Step up and down the two-floor structure inNamik Kemal for contemporary shopping on the square or explore the dungeon that lies below.
Lunch with a View:Nicosia is a capital the houses both Turkey and Greek governments as the last divided capital in the world. Before taking a lunch break at the Holiday Village Santoria, walk past the the once largest building, the Ledra Palace Hotel,and the current home of the Cyprus president. The free buffet lunch shares the scene of astonishing view of olive groves and evergreen forestry that slowly emerges into the mountains and beaches.
Courtyard Trip: The most adventurous part of the tour will be getting to a mountain terrace that homes a 13th century Gothic-styled monastery. Inside the monastery is a lavish courtyard where tourists will learn more of the monument’s history.
Kyrenia Castle and Harbor: After walking through Kyrenia’s castle to the harbor, board the awaiting yacht to refresh in the open waters that the northern beaches offer or with a purchased beverage while resting on desk.When the yacht redocks, tourists will be signaled to independently explore and shop in Kyrenia for two hours.
Departure:Regroup and board the next-to-last bus ride to the Ercan Airport to have one more bus ride after landing in Antalya to conclude the tour.