Friday, June 13, 2014

Kyrenia Gate

The Kyrenia Gate (also known as Girne Gate) is located in the city of Northern Nicosia, within the Nicosia district of Northern Cyprus.


This gate (or entrance) is situated along the Nicosia city walls, which are 4.5 meters thick.  These walls were started by the Lusignans, constructed by the Venetians, and restored by the Ottomans.  Today, the Kyrenia Gate serves as a tourism office for Northern Cyprus.

While exploring the city of Northern Nicosia, the Kyrenia Gate is one of the sites to visit.


Site: Kyrenia Gate. 

Category: Landmark. 

Location: City of Northern Nicosia, within the Nicosia district of Northern Cyprus. 

Phone Number: NA. 

Operating Hours: N/A. 

Entrance Fee: Free. 

Date of Visit: 2013.

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