4 days in Kyrenia District Itinerary
Start: Ayia Napa
— 3 nights
End: Ayia Napa
Wed, Nov 30 - Sat, Dec 3
Kyrenia — 3 nights
Famous for its natural port and Byzantine castle, Kyrenia is not only a lovely old Venetian town, but also the most visited tourist destination in Northern Cyprus.Kyrenia is known for historic sites, nature, and beaches. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Saint Hilarion Castle, learn about winemaking at Etel Winery, steep yourself in history at Kyrenia Castle, and enjoy the sand and surf at Alagadi Turtle Beach.
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Ayia Napa to Kyrenia is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Kyrenia are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) to allow time to drive back home.
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Kyrenia District travel guide
Experience a world of Mediterranean beauty in the Kyrenia District, one of Cyprus's most scenic regions. The district's coastline features a selection of beaches and great diving locations. Golfers can play a game on some on the island's best courses. The area boasts lush nature and diverse wildlife, especially between autumn and spring, when flowers are in bloom and the countryside becomes home to countless migratory birds. While enjoying the scenery, use the chance to visit historical monuments, especially castles and monasteries, which are some of the area's most popular attractions. Kyrenia, an ancient port city and the region's capital, offers an abundance of sightseeing opportunities, many places to try Turkish and Cypriot cuisine, and a famous nightlife. Outside Kyrenia, the area is dotted with smaller villages, some of which are popular coastal resorts, and others that are more secluded oases offering traditional hospitality.