Our first stop in Kyrenia, will be the top of a spectacular peak where we tour St Hilarion Castle, an impressive fortress, dating back to the 8th-10th Century which offers some of the best views over Kyrenia and the Northern coastline.
Our next visit is to the must-see Bellapais Abbey, situated in the village of Bellapais and made famous in the novel Bitter Lemons by Lawrence Durrell. This monastery is considered one of the best-preserved examples of Gothic Architecture on the island.
We will be exploring the picturesque town of Kyrenia with its horseshoe-shaped Harbour, its spectacular Medieval Castle and its maze of narrow streets with finely preserved stone houses. The most important monument inside the town is theKyrenia Castle, the famous Kyrenia Shipwreck.