Take a trip to the only divided capital in the world – Nicosia (Lefkosia). Here we will
visit the Archbishop Palace, which took much fighting during the invasion of 1974, and
St John’s Cathedral (Ayios Ioannis), within the courtyard of the palace. We will then
walk through Laiki Geitonia – a traditional neighborhood of Nicosia with narrow
winding streets and craft shops. In the Leventis Municipal Museum, you may see
objects from the history of the city and island. Arriving at the liveliest part of the old
city - Ledra Street, you will have free time for souvenir shopping and if you like, you
may visit the Turkish Occupied Area of Cyprus, separated by the UN Buffer Zone.
Saying goodbye to Nicosia, we will drive towards the charming and diverse Larnaca
(Larnaka), where we will visit Agios Lazaros Church – one of the finest examples of
Byzantine architecture. Arriving at the famous palm tree lined sea front – Finikoudes
Promenade you will have free time to enjoy a swim, visit cafes and restaurants.
Bring you swimming gear and towel (optional)
PASSPORT/ ID card is required to enter the occupied area
Departure 8:00 return approx. 17:00.
Optional lunch – cost not included.
Pick-up: from your hotel in Limassol
Route: Nicosia, Larnaca
Group: 8 persons per jeep
Price includes: Guide and jeep services