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Half Day Private Tour at Nicosia, Cyprus, Shore Excursions

From: 640.00

Half Day Private Tour at Nicosia, Cyprus, Shore Excursions (4 hours)

From 640€


  • 1 up to 3 persons: 640.00€ (Transportation by Car)
    (1 Driver – 1 Guide – 1 up to 3 Travellers)
  • 4 up to 5 persons: 950.00€ (Transportation by Minivan)
    (1 Driver – 1 Guide – 4 or 5 Travellers)
  • 6 up to 8 persons: 1,200.00€ (Transportation by Minibus)
    (1 Driver – 1 Guide – 6 up to 15 Travellers)
  • Every Extra Person (max 15): 120,00€

Duration: 4 Hours
Meeting Time: It depends on the arrival time of your cruise ship
Returns to original Pick up point after the start time

The program of the excursion can be adjusted always according to the requirements of the passengers.


Half Day Private Tour at Nicosia, Cyprus, Shore Excursions


Nicosia (Lefkosia)
Nicosia is the only remaining divided capital all over the world.
Nicosia (Lefkosia) is the capital of the island of Cyprus. According to Greek mythology, Nicosia was a siren and one of the daughters of Acheloos and Melpomeni. Her name is translated as “White Substance”.

The capital of the island offers one of the highest living standards in the world. Nicosia is home to the University of Cyprus, which is public and 4 other universities.

In ancient times the city of Nicosia was called Ledra and was one of the ancient kingdoms of Cyprus. As the capital of Cyprus for more than 1000 years, Nicosia has been occupied by the Franks, the Venetians, the Ottomans, and the British. Since ancient times, the city of Nicosia has been the centre of Cyprus, both from a geographic point of view, as well as from transport and economic. This fact made Nicosia the governing city of Cyprus, since it later became the capital of the island.

TOUR PLAN (*Optionally) – Half Day Private Tour at Nicosia, Cyprus, Shore Excursions

  • Pick-Up from Port
  • Visit the ruins of Choirokoitia Archaeological Site, Neolithic Settlement, (very interesting archaeological site)
  • Visit Lefkara village
    Charming village beautiful houses, famous for its silver jewllery and Lefkaritika laces.

*The program of the excursion can be adjusted always according to the requirements of the travellers.

Discover Cyprus, Private Day Tours


  • Pick up and drop off service from the port
  • Transportation by air-conditioned V.I.P. car, minivan or minibus
  • Professional English-speaking Driver (applies for transports by car or minivan)
  • Professional English-speaking Driver & Escort of our office (applies for transport by minibus)
  • Licensed English Speaking Guide
  • Wifi on board (free)
  • Bottle of water and coffee during the route (free)

Not Included

  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Licensed Guide who speaks your language
  • Entrance fees and any extra expenses
  • Lunch Cost

Additional info

  • Participants under the age of 12 must have a parent or escort.
  • Because there are many sights worth seeing but a half day tour is not enough to visit all of them, before starting the trip we will present to you all possible sights to choose what you are more interest for.
  • There are many beautiful sights. You are encouraged to bring a camera along.
  • Weather will not affect the operation of the tours.
  • However if canceled due to unfavorable weather conditions, you will be given the option of an alternative date or Gift Voucher
  • Pick up from your hotel in Thessaloniki
  • Meeting Time: It depends on the arrival time of your cruise ship
  • Duration: 4 hours (approx.)
  • Return details: Returns to original Pick up point

Highlights – Half Day Private Tour at Nicosia, Cyprus, Shore Excursions

  • Choirokoitia Neolithic Settlement (World Heritage Site)
    The settlement represents the history of the Neolithic period in Cyprus. The ancient site of Choirokoitia dates back to the 6th millennium BC. It lies in the domain of the village from which it takes its name in the Larnaka district on the west bank of the Maroni River overlooking the south coast, 6 kilometres from the sea.The settlement’s only entrance – a stairway integrated within a stone massif that lay against the exterior face of the settlement’s enclosure wall, can be traced for more than 180 metres. Perfectly functional as an entrance and exit, this stairway provided a solution to the problem posed by the fact that the settlement stood 2 metres higher than the surrounding area. Protected by this wall, the houses were crowded together, separated only by narrow strips of land that were used as passage ways and for the disposal of rubbish.
  • Lefkara village
    Lefkara Lace

    Walking through the stone-covered streets of Lefkara, one comes across the low, little houses that hide heavens of beautiful flowers behind their wooden doors. That’s where the old ladies usually sit and like working bees, they are concentrating on their work… the ‘Lefkaritiko’ lace. The tradition of…Read moreSilversmith
    Lefkara are also well known for their silversmith work. Lefkara men are blessed with a sense of art decorate with special artistry the censers, the rose water canisters, the silver teaspoons, jewelleries, church items and so many other silver work of art. The art of silverware, still flourishing today in Lefkara, offers fine works of art to silver lovers everywhere.

    Loukoumia “Ta orea Lefkara”
    One of the oldest crafts of Cyprus that was founded in 1904 is the craft of Loukoumia called “Ta orea Lefkara”. Founder of the craft was Theodore Kramvidis, a ground breaking pioneer and entrepreneur who learned this art as worker for four years in a similar factory in Alexandria, Egypt. Theodore, when he felt that he had gained sufficient experience, he returned back in Lefkara and founded together with his brother this magnificent craft at his villahe, which craft it’s continues its operations until now and passing successively the business to his nephew, Stelios Kramvidi and later to his son Stelios Theodore. At the cardft
    the following varieties of sweet delights are produced: orange flavoured, rose, bergamot, lemon, strawberry, apricot, cherry, banana , vanilla, chocolate, ouzo, mint and loukoumia that contain almond and pistachios. The raw materials for producing loukoumia are the following: sugar, starch, citric acid, almonds, pistachios and permitted flavours. The visitor can see the making of these delights and buy loukoumia in the house of crafts in the main street of the village where loukoumia are offered for sale. Loukoumia are known throughout Cyprus for its fine taste and superb quality. They have won awards at various
    exhibitions in Cyprus, Thessaloniki, Tel-Aviv and England.

• In case of cancellation for any reason that prevents your arrival to Greece, our company will refund 100% the amount you paid.
• For a full refund, you must cancel at least 7 days before the service start time.
• If you cancel less than 7 days before the service start time, 100% refund with Credit Voucher*

• The issued Credit Voucher entitled to the booking holder can be used as payment for future services until one year after the booking date of cancelled service
• The Credit Voucher can be transferable to any other person and can only be used on new bookings.
• This credit voucher applies to any of our products or services. The same voucher can be used for the purchase of several new services until its amount is zero.

Half Day Private Tour at Nicosia, Cyprus, Shore Excursions

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