Cyprus - Kyrenia & the Northern Coast (Chapter)
This is the Kyrenia (Girne) & the Northern Coast chapter from Lonely Planet’s Cyprus guidebook.
Centred on the beautiful vista of its old-world harbour, its wild-flowered slopes and imposing mountain range, Kyrenia is one of the island’s most intriguing towns, with ruins that have even, according to legend, been the inspiration for fairytales.
• enjoy the cafes, restaurants and bars of Kyrenia’s charming Old Harbour
• discover Kyrenia’s Byzantine Castle and its Shipwreck Museum, which boasts the oldest recovered shipwreck in Cyprus
• ramble across mountains and coasts on the expansive northern hiking trails
• restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Kyrenia (Girne) & around, the Ranges, St Hilarion, Bellapais (Beylerbeyi), Buffavento Castle, Panagia Absinthiotissa Monastery, Alevkaya Herbarium, Kyrenia West, Lapta (Lapithos), Koruçam (Kormakitis) and Peninsula.
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