Excitement, Relaxation, Inspiration & Discover
There are many activities to occupy your day and no better way than to discover the natural beauty of the island by simply getting into your car and let the day unfold. The Karpaz Peninsular has some of the most beautiful beaches on the island. See the wild donkeys which are a protected species, and watch the rare green and loggerhead turtles hatch during the months of July and August. Crusader Castles are a must visit with Kantara, Buffavento and Kyrenia Castles being popular attractions. Basilicas can be found in every small villages and towns, and The Monastary of Apostolos Andreas is one of the holiest sites in North Cyprus. Check out Welcome to North Cyprus – Excitement, Relaxation, Inspiration & Discover for all activities.
Boat Trips & Water Sports
A must do when in North Cyprus is a daily boat tour of the Kyrenia coastline. Escape Beach is a favourite stop where you will dine on the boat and swim in the sea. All water sports can also be arranged which include jet skiing, paragliding; speed boat rides and so on. Boats leave daily around 10.00 a.m. from Kyrenia Harbour – a must whilst you are on holiday.
If you like Casinos then North Cyprus is your place with Kyrenia being the centre of the Casino world however Famagusta and Lefkoşa (Nicosia) have many too. Visit Essential Cyprus Casino Guide as follows:
Famagusta, Kyrenia and Nicosia are the main shopping places in North Cyprus where you will find an array of shops to suit all needs. An old bazaar can be found in the heart of Nicosia by the Mosque where you will find every herb and spice you can think of. Gold and Silver are popular purchases in all major towns and is sold by the weight. You can commission a nice piece of jewellery at a fraction of the cost at home. Why not have a suit commissioned in Nicosia or Kyrenia…. In most cases it will be made within 72 hours. Some customers have purchased curtains whilst in North Cyprus and had they made to measure at a local factory. If interested let North Cyprus Getaway know and the details will be provided. The quality and cost are unbelievable.
Fancy afternoon tea then drop in at the Korinium Golf & Country Club for a delightful sandwich in The Clubbers Lounge or dine more formally in Carob Island Restaurant or The Valley Restaurant. Either way you will not be disappointed. The country club has Spar & Fitness facilities and a beach close by. A lovely afternoon out to spoil and pamper yourself. Visit their site as follows: