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Address: Nicosia road, Kyrenia, Cyprus
Phone Number: 0533 161 276
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Small Group Tour to St. Hilarion Castle and Bellapais Monastery from Kyrenia

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St Hilarion Castle is so awe inspiring that its does take the breath away. Apart from the climb up the old stone steps to the top of the castle! it is worth the effort. The view... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
Robert C
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Cyprus
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

St Hilarion Castle is so awe inspiring that its does take the breath away. Apart from the climb up the old stone steps to the top of the castle! it is worth the effort. The view from the topmost area of the castle is magnificent. A panoramic view of all the surrounding areas.All the medieval splendour and amazement of construction... More 

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Weston super Mare, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Need to do it early or on a cool day.it is a bit of a climb so not for the faint hearted but is 100% worth the effort.

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Norfolk
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

What an achievement to reach the top! We had a great time visiting here - amazing to think that people built this. We were here early but still very hot, pleased that we had been to the top and back down before the coach parties arrived. Need sensible footwear and plenty of water. Great views. Enjoyed the home made lemonade... More 

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Thank NorfolkRasher
Surrey, UK
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Fabulous setting and views, very reasonable entry price and stunning history....if you're only going to visit one Crusader Castle, this would be it!

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Thank AlisonBSurrey_UK
Prague, Czech Republic
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

St Hilarion worth a visit!! The castle in Kyrenia , approximately 15 km from the city. The best way to get there is by car , buses do not rsea level arises a wonderful view on the northern coast . I recommend good shoes , to the top of the castle are hundreds of steps up :) The castle goes... More 

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Thank Elisabeth89
England
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This castle is amazing! It's a windy drive up the mountain, but not as hairy as previous reviews had me believe - the worse bit was trying to park in a limited area high up on the mountainside! The castle itself has lots of areas to explore, and although it is obviously very hot and high up, there are lots... More 

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Thank AbbottsEngland
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Must visit if you're in the area , the drive up alone is worth it . Took the kids here to break up the beach / pool cycle . They are 6 and 3 and both loved the castle and the long (and hot) climb up , the views are simply amazing , the castle beautiful in places and ruins... More 

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Thank adrianrockall
Duhok, Iraq
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

During the hot summer weather, you can enjoy the nice wind in St. Hilarion. It is better to hire a car and visit the place. You can see the city from a high place it is a wonderful view. We liked this attraction so much.

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Thank Rojy A
Kyrenia
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52 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If Walt Disney has inspired from the castle I am sure you would like to learn more about it. There are only 500 steps if you want to climb up all the way to the top. Its only 732m. above from the sea level . Its the best place to take photos.

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Thank Sirin S
Scarborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited Northern Cyprus for the day on an organised trip from Paphos. Our visit to this castle was all too brief but left a big impression on us. We could have spent all day here. The castle is an amazing feat of engineering the way the three tiers have been built into the mountain. The views are simply stunning across... More 

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