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Things to Experience - Category - Sightseing

 

Medieval Venetian Walls

The initial walls surrounding Nicosia in the 14th century were built by the Franks and covered more area than the later Venetian walls of the 16th century which surround the old city until today.
     
 

Famagusta Gate

The Famagusta Gate is the most important of the gates of the Venetian times Nicosia opened onto the road that led to the most important port, Famagusta, where it got its name from.
 
     
 

Paphos Gate

The Paphos Gate was one of the three entrances to the walls built by the Venetians around the city of Nicosia. The road that starts just outside the southwest gate led to Paphos, where it got its name. It is located just 30 meters from the hotel.
 
     
 

Laiki Yitonia (Old Town)

In this area, the renovated houses are typical examples of traditional Cypriot urban architecture, and currently used as shops, restaurants and art workshops.
 
     
 

Archbishop’s Palace

The Old Archbishop’s Palace was an 18th century building in the heart of Nicosia, a religious, national and political monument which is closely related to the modern Cypriot history. Today, the Archbishop’s Palace is a relatively new building and destroyed in June 1974 in an attempt to assassinate the President of Cyprus, Archbishop Makarios. The statue in front of the building is the aforementioned ex-President Archbishop Makarios.
 
     
  Hamam Omeriye

Hamam Omeriye is a true example of the rich culture and diversity of Cyprus, a stone work of inspiration, but also a sense of freedom and flexibility.

 
     
  The Mansion Axiothea

The mansion Axiothea is one of the most characteristic examples of urban architecture from the 18th century

 
     
 

The Statue of Liberty

The Statue of Liberty symbolizes the struggle for Cyprus independence from Britain.
 
     
 

Nicosia Town Hall

It is located between the old medieval city walls and the modern city that lies outside the walls. It is accommodated in an existing building from 1944.
 
     
 

Pancyprian Gymnasium

The Pancyprian Gymnasium was founded in 1812 by Archbishop Cyprianos at a time when Cyprus was still under Ottoman rule. It is the oldest secondary school in operation on the island.
 
     
 

Nicosia Multipurpose center

The Municipal Centre for Modern Community and Cultural Services created to house social programs.
 
     
 

Roman Aqueduct

It is located approximately opposite the Statue of Liberty and very close to the Archbishopric and Famagusta Gate.
     

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