tour to Famagusta and Salamis –
November 2023 – April 2023
Day trip from eastern Cyprus (Protaras or Ayia Napa)
Start time: 08.00hrs
Ending time: approx: 16.45hrs to 17.15hrs
Entering through Strovilia check point.
First stop will be at the viewpoint of the Ghost Town of the Varosha section of the town of Famagusta. Prior to the Turkish invasion, this was one of the world’s best-known tourist resorts with its golden sand beaches and modern architecture.
Take a short walk in the old town of Famagusta, where you will see the wall of the city and the Othello Tower and St Nicolas Gothic Church, which is now a mosque. (there will be approx: 4 hours free time to explore the area for those not wishing to continue)
Next stop will be a visit to the archaeological site of Salamis. Please allow around 40 minutes for this visit. Continuing for a visit and guiding to Saint Barnabas Church and tomb. Saint Barnabas is the founder of the Cyprus Orthodox church.
(Travelers who wish to have this tour please allow only 2 hours free at the first stop of Famagusta)
We will stop for lunch in the area. Lunch is optional and is not included in the price.
Return back to Protaras and Ayia Napa through Strovilia check point.
*You must bring your Passport with you on this tour
From €28 per person. Child €14. Seat in coach tour together with other English speaking guests.
– pick up from your hotel in Protaras or Ayia Napa
– guide (English speaking)
– professional driver
– air conditioned coach or minibus
– infants under 2 years free
– Entrance fees to sights
– lunches or drinks
– Tips to driver
Monastery and Church visits require modest dress, no shorts or sleeveless shirts. You must bring your Passport with you on this tour
If you would like to proceed with a booking, please go to home page and click on “pay now” to complete details on form and make payment via secure site. Booking reference for this tour is EMKFPAN. You will then be notified by email of your pick up time according to your location in Protaras or Ayia Napa