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Spectacular Location & Donkeys!

Right at the NE tip of the island, reached by a narrow & bumpy road, but drivable with care in a... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2017
Ian M
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Ashbourne, United Kingdom
Lovely restoration work

Very interesting church and very nicely restored. Liked the spring on the beach which St Andrew is... read more

Reviewed 30 January 2017
Davancar
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Keighley, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Scenic cape but the nineteenth century monastery dedicated to st andrew is currently under restoration : the church with its decorative interior may be visited.This is a significant centre for tourist excursions and is not very well presented with numerous market stands close to the...More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 21 September 2018

This was in my opinion the most beautiful part of Norhtern Cyprus, the drive for sure was the nices one we had. We went all the way to Apostolos Andreas Monastery then continued for a few more kilometres along the unpaved road to Cape Apostolos...More

Thank GoranWembley
Reviewed 16 January 2018

I have been to Karpaz region of Cyprus many times. A few weeks ago I went on a day trip which included Apostolos Andreas Monastry. Previously neglected for decades now Turkish and Greek Cypriot architects working together with EU contribution restored this historic site. It...More

1  Thank Muhsinm
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Taken here as part of a Cultural tour of northern Cyprus. There was a small market selling all sorts of sweet and touristy stuff. The church and monastry were interesting to see. You will need to take carrots for the wild donkeys who will trot...More

Thank coord47
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Right at the NE tip of the island, reached by a narrow & bumpy road, but drivable with care in a normal car, plenty of car parking. The location on the rocky coast is truly stunning. Note - when visiting there is a colony of...More

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We make a point of driving here every time we visit North Cyprus - the scenery is breathtaking and the added enjoyment of seeing lots of wild donkeys. If you want to feed them, take some apples with you - they come to your car...More

Thank Ann H
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Seriously if you have a phobia of donkeys don't visit there are thousands of them ... on the other hand if you like donkeys, enjoy feeding them - a visit to st Andrews together with the outside market might be something you want to consider....More

2  Thank Garreg W
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Very interesting church and very nicely restored. Liked the spring on the beach which St Andrew is supposed to have found. Place is also surrounded by wild donkeys all wanting food.

1  Thank Davancar
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We visited this attraction recently, but was disappointed as the church was surrounded by scaffolding and building works were being carried out. We were told that there would be an official opening of the site on 7th November? As with many things in Cyprus I...More

1  Thank periwinkleMarlow_UK
Reviewed 12 October 2016

The Karpaz peninsula is the tip of the island . The monastery is one of the major attractions. Unfortunately it is being renovated so you cannot get in which was disappointing. The mosaics are being housed in an adjacent building. The wild donkeys are still...More

Thank ChrisCheamSurrey
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Response from Ann H | Reviewed this property |
The road up to this area of the island is open all year round as far as I am aware. Having never visited here at this time of year I am not sure whether the market stalls are still trading but it is well worth a visit.Hope... More
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