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Nikiforou Foka, Nicosia, Cyprus
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Reviewed 22 September 2018 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

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank kklaaudia
Reviewed 19 September 2018

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

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

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.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

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.

Date of experience: August 2018
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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.

Date of experience: July 2018
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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

Date of experience: March 2018
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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

Date of experience: July 2018
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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

Date of experience: June 2018
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.

Date of experience: June 2018
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

Date of experience: May 2018
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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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