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How to Get to the Territory of Varosha?

Updated: 2 months ago

The mysterious abandoned district of Varosha in the territory of present-day Famagusta is not only a unique monument to military actions but also a landmark that attracts tourists.

Where to Find the Entrance to Varosha?

The entrance to the abandoned city is located in a specific place; you cannot simply access the deserted area from any street in modern Famagusta. You will find the entrance point below this text.

When is the Best Time to Visit?

During the summer, it's advisable to visit before 4 PM, and during the winter, before 3 PM. The reason is that staying overnight is not allowed, and it can be unsafe in the dark.

How Much Time is Needed for Exploring Varosha?

You can wander there throughout the daylight hours as the area is quite extensive. However, to get an overview, a couple of hours are sufficient. To save time, you can rent bicycles; the rental point is conveniently located near the city entrance. Payment for the rental of bicycles is ONLY accepted through credit cards.

Вход в Варошу (The entrance to Varosha)
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