Kyrenia holidays are renowned to be the most popular holidays in North Cyprus.
The landscape of the mountains and the picturesque Kyrenia harbour is what holidaymakers love the most about this magnificent resort.
When you arrive on your Kyrenia holidays you will instantly notice the striking horseshoe shaped Kyrenia Venetian harbour with the Mediterranean Sea on one side, and mountain back drop on the other.
There are a variety of different Kyrenia hotels ranging from the small family friendly Kyrenia hotels, boutiques or the larger complex resorts you are spoilt for choice.
This famous town of Kyrenia is often described as ‘ancient meets modern’. If you wish to stay in a 5 star luxury hotel, treat yourself to a spa day, or enjoy the water sport activities, these are all available. On the contrary, if you wish to explore the traditions and the Cypriot culture and history, this can also be seen and experienced throughout Kyrenia.
The West and East of Kyrenia is where most of the hotels are, and you will also find majority of sandy beaches are located in these areas, but if you prefer to stay central town where the harbour is you also have a wide selection of Kyrenia hotels to choose from.
Surrounding this beautiful old harbour town is the local Kyrenia restaurants and café’s where you can enjoy the mesmerising views whilst zipping on a glass of bubbly or tasting the local Cypriot cuisines.
Kyrenia is the place to be to experience the best of the Cypriot food, the traditional skewer kebabs, the fresh fish /seafood caught daily by the Fishermans, the famous deserts served on every corner; you will certainly feel indulged here!
If your'e a shopper, venture towards the arts and crafts shops. The pebbled narrow streets with terrace balconies are ideal to watch the world go by and to really experience the mellow lifestyle the Cypriot locals live.
This historic old quarter was established during the Roman times after the Arab invasion. In defence a castle was built which is now a famous hotspot for tourists. The Kyrenia Castle dominates the town as it is situated right on the tip of the harbour, giving a special elelment for Kyrenia holidays. The castle also has the Shipwreck Museum; where you can view the remains from ancient trading ships!
If you enjoy wildlife take a visit to Turtle beach in East of Kyrenia to watch the loggerhead turtles lay their eggs (June- August). Watching these beautiful creatures lay or hatch their eggs is truly fascinating. On the same side of Kyrenia (East) there is a 18-Hole Golf Course, perfect for golfers and sport lovers!
Kyrenia as a holiday resort has everything you need for a wonderful holiday in paradise.
There laid-back harbour town, great food, rugged mountains views, unspoilt villages, beautiful sandy beaches, and an abundance of history, all make it an amazing and diverse holiday destination.