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Nikiforou Foka, Nicosia, Cyprus
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Famagusta gate is an interesting point where to stop. We made quick stop just to take a look at this amazing historical object in the town of the city

Thank Klaudija G
Reviewed 5 days ago

We entered Nicosia old town through this gate. It’s nice and impressive enough, but above all, impossible to miss if arriving with own transport. Also, there was plenty of free side roads parking close to the gate. We left the car there and explored Nicosia...More

Thank GoranWembley
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A little out of the way. However, walking from city did take me past various other sites such as Statue of Liberty, St Johns Cathedral, other walls. Famagusta Gate is definitely worth a visit if you're interested in historic city landmarks.

Thank Penfold-on-BakerSt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is interesting how our predecessors have thought of placing such gates to control the crowds coming in Nicosia. The nearby restaurant is a must visit place as well.

Thank xanthosm2018
Reviewed 7 August 2018

The photo here on Tripadvisor captures the whole Famagusta Gate experience. It's a gate (locked when I was there) in wall.

Thank IngemarBj
Reviewed 2 August 2018

Visited on a Segway tour. The gateway to Famagusta from the capital. Cooling inside away from the heat though we visited in spring when the weather was lovely outside too

Thank HelenSmeaton
Reviewed 18 July 2018

Nice place for cultural events The area is interesting and relaxing to walk around It’s a part of the old nicosia town with style

Thank Mimis_7
Reviewed 20 June 2018

We went out of our way to see this gate as we expected it to be something worth seeing. Sadly even though the sign said it was open, it wasn't. A guard/staff member was inside we could see her sat down playing on her phone....More

Thank greenpanther30
Reviewed 7 June 2018

Although it is located in the north, you would think it is the gate of the south and north, considering the political reality. The gate itself is beautiful.

Thank Yali L
Reviewed 2 June 2018

its one of the famous places in Cyprus if you dont go to this place just like you didnt gone to Cyprus or Nicosia

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Response from Marina N | Reviewed this property |
There is a Cyprus in Georgia (state), but Famagusta Gate is in CYPRUS the Mediterranean island, in its capital Nicosia. So, no shuttle buses, from Princeton. But do consider flying over there, Cyprus is all in one. I... More
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