Nicosia Educational activities

Our most recommended Nicosia Educational activities

Grape Escape: Troodos Mountain Wine Tour with a Local

1. Grape Escape: Troodos Mountain Wine Tour with a Local

Enjoy the convenience of being picked up from your accommodation. Meet your local guide and learn about the local food and wine offerings. Drive to a Troodos mountain village and visit a family-owned boutique winery. Take a tour of the facility and enjoy a wine tasting. Continue to a quaint village where you’ll have a chance to wander the cobbled streets and take in the picturesque scenery. Visit the local church, monastery, and local craft shops. As you explore the village, stop for a food tasting. After exploring the village, sit down for coffee and a traditional snack. Relax and watch the world go by.

Full day Nicosia & Kyrenia Tour: Private Tour from Limassol

2. Full day Nicosia & Kyrenia Tour: Private Tour from Limassol

Join this tour to explore St. Hilarion fairytale castle for 1.5-hours before you move onto the gorgeous Bellapais Abbey, a ruined 13th-century abbey in the Five Fingers Mountain. Visit Nicosia, the only divided capital city of Cyprus, and have lunch in the Great Han built by the Ottoman empire. After lunch, experience both its Greek and Turkish areas on this half-day trip from Nicosia. Walk into Nicosia's walled old city to visit Büyük Han and Selimiye Mosque, once St. Sophia Cathedral. Embark on a great tour for history and culture buffs. Enjoy free time for lunch and shopping in the lively lanes and streets. 

Nicosia: Face of the Old and the New Walking Tour

3. Nicosia: Face of the Old and the New Walking Tour

As the beautiful capital of Cyprus, Nicosia is the heart of the island. On this guided walking tour of the old and new parts of the city, experience Nicosia’s landmarks, museums, theaters, musical events, and galleries that guarantee to inspire and fascinate all visitors. Nicosia (Lefkosia in Greek) is the only divided capital city in Europe. With its melting pot of influences, the city has a unique, diverse image. With your local guide, experience the modern city center that will capture your imagination as well as the historic art and culture that lives in the old city. Travel back in time in old Nicosia and see the Leventis Municipal Museum of Nicosia with finds from the Neolithic to Byzantine periods. Walk to Ermou Street, which is home to many old Cypriot craftspeople. Nicosia is very rich in art, so you will also have the opportunity to explore the A. G. Leventis Gallery, featuring European, Greek, and Cypriot art paintings. As you explore, learn about Phaneromeni Church, Hamam Omerye, and more local spots.

Nicosia: Guided Museums Walking Tour

4. Nicosia: Guided Museums Walking Tour

Enjoy an expert-guided tour of Nicosia. Discover the treasures and fascinating history of the last world capital to be divided militarily. Explore the incredible collection of artifacts at the Byzantine Museum and Archaeological Museum. Learn about traditional Cypriot life at the Ethnographic Museum of Cyprus. See history through national costumes, jewelry, utensils, pottery, and more from the 19th and 20th centuries. Journey back in time to learn about Nicosia's history at the Leventis Municipal Museum. See an extensive collection of Cypriot works including archaeological artifacts, costumes, photographs, medieval pottery, maps and engravings, jewels, and furniture.

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What people are saying about Nicosia

A memorable day with Irini as our tour guide. Definitely recommend if you’re visiting cyprus. The views were excellent and there was a great variety of wines to try at the local winery. The village we visited was quaint and the locals were very friendly. Thanks for a great day!

If you want to experience something different from the typical tourist attractions, then this offer is for you. Thoroughly fantastic experiences with the locals, and an incredibly fantastic guide who knows a whole lot about the places, the wine and olives.

Our guide Helena was wonderful.Telling us so many interesting stories and facts about everything that we went to visit.We were a small group of 5 people.Nice and comfortable car.Definitely recommend!

Theodora was our guide on this amazing trip! It has been an exciting trip with a lot of fantastic experiences that we won't soon forget. We can in every way recommend this trip!

Excellent tour! Lovely trip up into the mountains along with two wineries and a village tour with lunch. Definitely recommend.