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Larnaka Medieval Castle

Athinon Avenue | at an intersection with Kamil Kenan street, Larnaka City, Cyprus
+357 24 630169
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Nothing interesting

Very little place on the beach of Larnaka. Few expositions with the history of this place, other... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Michael B
via mobile
Culture visit

Only cost 2.50 Euro to get in. Children would love to visit to see cannons etc. Lots of pictures of... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Patricia B
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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  • Very good48%
  • Average26%
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“small museum” (31 reviews)
“worth a visit” (31 reviews)
“entrance fee” (15 reviews)
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Athinon Avenue | at an intersection with Kamil Kenan street, Larnaka City, Cyprus
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+357 24 630169
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Very little place on the beach of Larnaka. Few expositions with the history of this place, other rooms without clear information. Entrance is about 5 euros or even less, so it's not great loss of money, but it seems to be a loss if time.

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Only cost 2.50 Euro to get in. Children would love to visit to see cannons etc. Lots of pictures of the island plus artefacts found at old sites

Thank Patricia B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's a relatively small castle just next to the beach. Well maintained, well located and can be seen completely in 1-1 1/2 hr maximum. Can enjoy cool breeze and nice views from the castle roof.

Thank Yousuf K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Larnaca Medieval castle commenced construction in the late 1100's and served until the late 1800's. There is no info posted around the displays, and no english maps were available on my visit. The gallows room was the only location with information. Very disappointing to visit

3  Thank NeilC2607
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely medieval castle with museum. €2.50 entry & OAPS free. They hold events too. Adds a bit of culture to your holiday!

Thank Fiona S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Right in the city center, this is a very interesting castle. It costs a nominal fee to see the castle.

Thank Tim G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Smal castle which can teach about larnka history, don't pass over the exhabition at the second floor. Olso great view around it. Close to recommend resturants.

Thank mor G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This castle is a must if in Larnaka. At €2.50 entrance it's cheap entry. Kids were allowed access free. The museum is small but educational and the views from within are spectacular. The early Christian effect is evident as is the ottoman influence.

Thank Peter O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Perfect for to visit with children! Nice staff , very interesting and clean I recommend it very much!

Thank Ilan K
Reviewed 18 May 2017

If you are staying around the Finikoudes beach, this fort is a place which you can't skip, as it is located at the end of the Finikoudes promenade.

Thank Maka I
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Rania R
Hi, any restaurants close to this castle?
16 April 2015|
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Response from DeSquid |
There are no restaurants in the castle. Most restaurants and cafes are located on the waterfront and Finikoudes. To the nearest less than 1 minute walk.
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