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Famagusta is a city on the east coast of Cyprus. It is located east of Nicosia and possesses the deepest harbour of the island. During the Middle Ages , Famagusta was the island's most important port city and a gateway to trade with the ports of the Levant, from where the Silk Road merchants carried their goods to Western Europe. The old walled city and parts of the modern city presently fall within the de facto Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus in Gazimağusa District, of which it is the capital. Wikipedia


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Cyprus East Coast Lazy Day Cruise with Lunch Onboard

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The Lazy Day Cruise offers you the chance to relax and see all the bays and beaches of the east coast of Cyprus. Fabulous views from the sea of Ayia Napa, & Protaras, the sea caves, the rugged terrain of Cape Greco, the beautiful Konnos bay, and of course Famagusta (ghost town), where we give you a brief commentary - history of the area. After viewing Famagusta, lunch is served, freshly cooked and served on board in the salon. Our swimming stops, give you a chance to swim and snorkel (snorkelling equipment is provided free of charge with a returnable deposit) in some of the most breathtaking bays and crystal clear waters of the Mediterranean. Our Boat is a triple deck vessel with a passenger carry capacity of 150pax, offering the top sun deck, main deck interior lounge, tables and bar, with the washrooms in the lower deck.

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Salamis Ancient Kingdom and Famagusta from Limassol

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Cross UN buffer zone into occupied Cyprus and visit some of the north's most famous historical sites. First stop, Salamis Archaeological Site, overlooking the Mediterranean Sea. Salamis was the most brilliant ancient city in Cyprus and the capital of the island for more than thousand years. The archaeological site of Salamis, culture and history is considered as one of the most important not just in Cyprus but also in the Mediterranean Sea. Next stop, Famagusta City where you will visit the Latin Cathedral of Saint Nicholas and Othello Tower (outside visit). Enjoy your free time for lunch or for strolling around in the old town. Before heading back, a short stop at Constantia Beach where you will have the opportunity for a panoramic view of the ghost town of Famagusta. The once bustling holiday resort which was abandoned during the Turkish invasion of 1974, and has remained sealed behind barbed wire barricades ever since. Please remember to bring passport / ID on this trip.

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Our tour CYPRUS IN A NUTSHELL is the ideal tour for those who want to see as much as possible in one day. So it is the perfect program for the summer when you do not want to loose much from your precious time at the beach and in the crystal clear Mediterranean sea of Cyprus. The Karpaz peninsula, the historic cities of both Famagusta and Nicosia and the ruins of Salamis are a MUST SEE for every visitor of Cyprus - come and join! Our dedicated guides are happy to welcome you and show you our wonderful country!

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Famagusta & Kyrenia Private Day as Circular Tour from Nicosia

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Get a comprehensive tour of Famagusta and Kyrenia’s on this full-day, private, guided tour from Nicosia. See the Roman ruins of Salamis, Bellapais, Kyrenia harbor, and Varosha on this historical tour. This tour includes pickup and drop-off for Nicosia hotels, private transport and all entrance fees.

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Kyrenia and Famagusta Tour (Kyrenia/ Nicosia/ Famagusta Hotels)

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Famagusta is located on the north east coast of Cyprus..It was first named 'Arsinoe' than, 'Ammohostos' in Greek and 'Famagusta' in English. It was ruled by many civilizations for centuries. The rich history lies within the walls which surround this Medieval city. St. Nicholas Cathedral, Venetian Palace, the Church of Latins are some of the most important sites that we'll visit today. A short walk in Varosha is also in our program. This place has been abandoned for 46 years. Why is it called Ghost Town? If you like history this tour is ideal for you as there is a lot to be seen from many decades.

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