From Kyrenia to Karpaz – The KARPAZ EXPRESS bus service
KARPAZ EXPRESS – every TUE and FRI from Kyrenia/Girne to Karpaz
The KARPAZ EXPRESS is the best and most affordable option to explore the pristine Karpaz peninsula from Kyrenia (Turkish: Girne). In the summer month (June, July and August our bus service goes every Tuesday and Friday from Kyrenia/Girne to Karpaz and back. On the way we visit the bi-communal village of DIPKARPAZ and the important pilgrimage church of APOSTOLOS ANDREAS at the very end of the Karpaz peninsula.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemy in Summer 2020 we are offering KARPAZ EXPRESS as a private tour only. You will not mix with other people in the same car, our drivers wearing masks and the metal, glass and plastic parts of the cars that you might touch are disinfected before every tour.
Swimming at the GOLDEN BEACH
For many of our guests swimming at the world famous GOLDEN BEACH is the most important thing on their to-do-list when visiting Karpaz. We have plenty of time for a jumping into the turquoise blue water – in July and August it can have more then 30°C in well protected bays and shallow sandy beaches. On the beach we find facilities like toilets, showers, umbrellas and sunbeds for rent. There is also a restaurant serving grilled fish for 10€ (please order at your guide in the bus).
Staying overnight in Karpaz
For those who want to stay overnight in one of the quiet and simple accommodations in Karpaz, there is the option to book a one-way-trip. For example you can arrive on Tuesday and leave on Friday, the owners of the hotels and pensions in Karpaz are happy to pick-you up at our stop in DIPKARPAZ village. For a stay in Karpaz we recommend for example HASAN´S TURTLE BEACH or ELAUSA MONASTERY. – THIS OPTION IS NOT AVAILABLE IN 2020 UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE DUE TO COVID-19 CHANGES OF OUR TOUR.
From Nicosia to Karpaz
In our FAQ section you can find detailed information about how to join the tour from Nicosia. The options are public bus, taxi or a private transfer we are happy to organize for you. Please write us an email if you need more information. – AS WE OFFER KARPAZ EXPRESS IN FORM OF A PRIVATE TOUR ONLY IN 2020, PICK UP FROM LEDRA PALACE CHECKPOINT WILL BE AVAILABLE