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Ledra Street Crossing Point

Ledra Street, Nicosia, Cyprus
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Ledra Street, Nicosia, Cyprus
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Reviewed yesterday

Very convenient and efficient pedestrian crossing in the heart of Nicosia. No issues in either direction.

Thank ogerkan
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was interesting to go through the Ledra street crossing. Different attitude between those checking passports on each side. One very formal and one very relaxed. Crossed in the evening and the north of Nicosia was very quiet in comparison but will some beautiful buildings...More

Thank Blok103
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came through from the historic Old Town from the Turkish side in early November, queues were roughly 5 minutes each way. The contrast between the colorful if slightly down at heel Turkish North and the much more western and prosperous Greek South is stark,...More

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having never been to a divided city before, it was an odd experience, especially if you're used to travelling around Europe where border controls are non-existent. Passports are checked on both sides of the border as you pass through. On the Greek side this is...More

Thank Steve P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You can’t miss it as it in the middle of the city. Very sad to see the divided capital. You can cross the board if you have an id.

Thank Espoir1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The stark difference between north and south is starkly seen here. As a European you go through the checkpoint on the south side easily, but the queue for the north, where your passport is scrutinised, takes quite a while, leaving you standing in a long...More

Thank theresalwaysone
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We used this crosiing point to visit the occupied part of nicosia where there are some interesting archeological sites like the Ayia Sophia etc. It takes you 5 to 10 minutes to oass through the turkish check point because you have to show your id...More

Thank NHAD
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ledra Street in Nicosia the Capital of Cyprus is the place that all tourist can visit due to Historical place that can educated visitors to see what is happened in 1974 that is the only divided capital town in the whole world Michael Demosthenous Tourism...More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice experience for a short walk to a North side of Cyprus. You can see totally different type of life there.

Thank dzesti
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the last border of a european city standing there just to remind that they(Turkish) capture half of the island through invation in 1974.

Thank Andreas M
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18 May 2017|
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Response from Tupscyprus | Reviewed this property |
yes you can on the northern side overnight
Ayesha A
30 April 2017|
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Response from Socratis N | Reviewed this property |
From the time that you legally entered the Cyprus Republic there should be no issue. Also you have to go to the border police (south) and tell them.
8 April 2017|
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Response from GKAPtrip | Reviewed this property |
As the previous reply, there is a car park in the moat which charges by the hour but there area also some car parks off the side streets of Ledra Street (nearer the crossing) that charge EU3/day - ask directions to where... More