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History point during visiting Cyprus

We were in Nicosia/ we were even in Kyrenia / and searched out Paphos Gate. Great piece of History... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kranj, Slovenia
Walk/drive through gate on western side

We parked our car in a small private lot (€3/all day) just to the north of the gate near the auto... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2017
Los Angeles, California
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Paphos Gate Street | Lefkoşa, Nicosia, Cyprus
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were in Nicosia/ we were even in Kyrenia / and searched out Paphos Gate. Great piece of History with the Old City Walls still generally intact. Well worth a visit, not that easy to find .....

1  Thank borutka
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

from outside the old medieval town walls if you walk towards the city center one can see the barricades that separates the two parts of the city. there are some blue/white barrels and barb wire fences if you’re into that. otherwise a bit sad sight....More

Thank bergerts
Reviewed 21 August 2018

As you approach Paphos Gate from outside the city walls there is a roundabout upon which is a statue of a soldier throwing a hand grenade. The gate appears to be on the Green Line and there is a good view into no-man’s land with...More

Thank Swedishtomcat
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

We were in Nicosia and searched out Paphos Gate. If you start at Lora Street it is fairly easy to find with a number of Tourist Signs pointing you in the right direction. Great piece of History with the Old City Walls still generally intact....More

Thank Brianngog
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

We parked our car in a small private lot (€3/all day) just to the north of the gate near the auto crossing into the TRNC. Interesting for foreigners to see the Green Line dividing the city. Time has stood still. You can drive through the...More

Thank Saranger
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Generally speaking the Old town walls of Nicosia are of main interest due to their architectural significance being a Renaissance rather complete set of walls in this part of the world. They are not always well preserved (much of the covering stone was robbed), were...More

1  Thank Gal S
Reviewed 24 November 2017

Walked by the Paphos gate on our way to the Cypriot Museum. It is notable as one of the three main gates from when Nicosia was a medical walled city.

Thank ogerkan
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

When you walk through the gap in the venetian walls take a little look to your right , look further down a ramp and my son you will find what you are looking for . The gates underneath still partly clad in metal ! Go...More

Thank lobster64
Reviewed 30 September 2017

This 'gate' is an opening and completely different from the other two actual gates. It is an opening in the Venetian Walls where a road runs through and was hard for me to find as I was looking for an actual gate. There are some...More

Thank jordanellie41
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Certainly not worth going out of your way to see the Gate but, depending on the route you take, it can be seen on the way to the superb Cyprus Museum

Thank Alnis
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