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St. Hilarion Castle

Nicosia road, Kyrenia, Cyprus
0533 161 276
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“worth the climb” (78 reviews)
“half way” (46 reviews)
LOCATION
Nicosia road, Kyrenia, Cyprus
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0533 161 276
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"worth the climb"
in 78 reviews
"royal apartments"
in 23 reviews
"half way"
in 46 reviews
"walt disney"
in 23 reviews
"amazing views"
in 80 reviews
"hilarion castle"
in 45 reviews
"flip flops"
in 36 reviews
"well worth the effort"
in 50 reviews
"bottle of water"
in 25 reviews
"highest point"
in 14 reviews
"homemade lemonade"
in 33 reviews
"car park"
in 56 reviews
"hand rails"
in 14 reviews
"wear sensible shoes"
in 21 reviews
"walking shoes"
in 17 reviews
"above sea level"
in 16 reviews
"stone steps"
in 15 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stunning Crusader fort above the town. Plenty demanding climb but the views from the top are stunning.

Thank Mike D
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Interesting and beautiful place set in rugged scenery. Be prepared to climb a lot of steps in the heat, but it’s worth it. Fresh lemonade served in the cafe in the castle is the best I’ve tasted.

Thank GoGaryTrips
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It's worth the trip up there just for the views, they're staggering. Not a lot else to do there unless you happen to have a thing for obscure 4th century saints. Bring a picnic. There are a lot of steps and the going can be...More

Thank Phoenix7078
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not suitable for those with limited mobility. Many steps to negotiate but worth the climb. Restaurant and toilets available on site.

Thank Stephen G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Quite a climb if you are not fit I only made it halfway but my husband went to the top and said you could see for miles and was worth the climb, cafe area was ok but I think everything was priced 10 Turkish lira

Thank Pollie49
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing place! Really high! And some steps slippery and scary. And we was asking same question.... “how it was built???”

Thank Tshkft
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here as part of a trip to Kyrenia. Quite a trek to reach the top and not for those with any kind of mobility issues but absolutely worth it for the fabulous views. My Fitbit recorded the equivalent of 45 flights of stairs to...More

Thank fareynolds
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great value and worth a visit !!! You need to be able to walk and climb quite a height but if you can it’s worth it ! Possibly could have been Preserved a little better but we are still lucky enough to be able to...More

Thank Hassellpaula
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful experience, meat cooked on view. An extensive selection Of dishes. You will leave full !! Their Brandy Sours amongst the best. Very reasonably priced and well worth a visit.

Thank denria
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Reviewed June 11, 2018

The whole mountain top is the castle! It is amazing! The trip in the north becomes worthwhile even if you only see this castle!

Thank Yali L
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iandicksoncz
June 18, 2017|
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Response from Kathleen28 | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure that it will be
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remmahramklov
October 16, 2016|
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Response from malaikascotland | Reviewed this property |
Opens at 9 am and closes at 5 pm
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remmahramklov
October 16, 2016|
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Response from Caroline H | Reviewed this property |
Hi not sure if this info is up to date, but here goes ]Summer 9.00 – 18.00, last entry: 17.00 Winter 9.00 – 16.30, last entry: 15.30 Costs is either 5 or 10 TYL each hope this helps
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