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St. Hilarion Castle

Nicosia road, Kyrenia, Cyprus
0533 161 276
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“worth the climb” (66 reviews)
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Nicosia road, Kyrenia, Cyprus
0533 161 276
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Accessed by a narrow and winding road, we were so impressed with the coach drivers! This ruined castle provided some spectacular views over Kyrenia and was a fascinating visit.. make sure that sensible footwear is used as you will be climbing over loose stones in...More

Thank Mysteryfoodtaster
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were in Cyprus looking for the sea but we heard about this place It can be a little hard to climb all steps to explore this location but t is indeed a place to see. You will have an amazing view of the city...More

Thank peacer78
Reviewed 5 days ago

Stunning views from this amazing castle. Very interesting history. Where decent shoes as some of the ground very uneven. Lots of steps, but places to stop and take in the scenery. Make sure you go,to the top!

Thank trudiehorne
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very interesting place the views ,are spectacular, a bit of a climb to the top but, well worth it

Thank KeithWhite703
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great time walking up the stairs to the top of the Castle which oozed history with each step. The home made lemonade in the Kiosk was a highlight. Highly receommended

Thank am0ustafa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This walk leads to good views. It is not suitable for those with walking problems as it is quite steep and the steps are uneven and could be slippy if damp. We enjoyed the climb and would probably go again the next time we are...More

Thank carole e
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this is a must to see.not for people with walking difficulties.very interesting place to visit and the views from the top are great.

Thank Lynne E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here on our way into Kyrenia and were so glad we did. It ended up being one of our highlights of our week exploring Cyprus. The views are great. The climb isn't easy in the heat but plenty of places to stop for...More

1  Thank AmyA94
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well worth a visit but you need to be fit as its a steep climb to the top. Not good if you have walking difficulties

Thank jim r
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Make no mistake, this is not an easy attraction to see, although there can be coach loads of elderly tourists, so not inaccessible. Take water and take your time as many of the steps are worn and polished and therefore slippy. You will stop a...More

1  Thank brymcd
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Response from Kathleen28 | Reviewed this property |
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16 October 2016|
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Response from malaikascotland | Reviewed this property |
Opens at 9 am and closes at 5 pm
16 October 2016|
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Response from Caroline H | Reviewed this property |
Hi not sure if this info is up to date, but here goes ]Summer 9.00 – 18.00, last entry: 17.00 Winter 9.00 – 16.30, last entry: 15.30 Costs is either 5 or 10 TYL each hope this helps