Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus is currently becoming an attractive holiday destination where tourism has grown rapidly over several last years. Still preserving its identity and culture it has much to offer to every visitor.
Transportation in North Cyprus
You can reach North Cyprus easily by flight provided now by five airline companies. Turkish Airlines, Cyprus Turkish Airlines and Pegasus Airlines operate all on regular schedules to and from Ercan airport. There is also an option to fly via Larnaca or Paphos in the south of Cyprus and then being transferred to the final destination in the north. If you prefer a sea journey, you can get to Northern Cyprus by a ferry. Once you are on the island, to explore far remote places of the island hiring a car is most recommended.
Studded with a large array of lodging and board facilities, Northern Cyprus offers many a holiday resorts with reasonable prices and quality service. You have a chance to select from a wide range of lodging here. Booking a hotel in North Cyprus via internet will save your time.
North Cyprus Tour agencies
There exist a number of quality tour agencies providing holidays to Northern Cyprus. Some of them are seated in the United Kingdom primarily as there are lots of UK expatriates coming to Cyprus for holidays. Local ones are also numerable, offering daily holiday tours, historical tours and boat trips as well as ticketing and tourist information. Exclusive tour agencies in North Cyprus operate with approved comfortable 2-5 star hotels and provide equipment to enjoy additional activities like cycling, scuba diving and other sports.
Visiting North Cyprus
Many tourists to North Cyprus search for fine sandy beaches and holiday resorts. These all can be found in Kyrenia, Famagusta and Güzelyurt district and provide good facilities. In TRNC however, there are more show places that should not be missed by any visitor. If you are staying in Kyrenia, its castle and harbour lined with restaurants, fish taverns and souvenir stalls are the main events. Among other landmarks belong beautiful Gothic Bellapais Abbey, and the towering historical castles of St Hilarion, Buffavento and Kantara all positioned in the Kyrenia Mountains. When visiting North Nicosia and Famagusta, there are some majestic historical sights, mosques and museums to admire too. In addition you can make a truly adventurous trip to the Karpaz peninsula and watch wild donkeys and other species at the sanctuary of unspoiled beauty.