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Nearest travel links

Airport Ercan 45 mins
Car Car advised

Activities near Alsancak

Sports Tennis in town, Water sports, Horse riding, Waterpark, Fishing
Great for Walking holidays, Rural or countryside holidays, Nightlife, Beach or lakeside relaxation, Cycling holidays, Winter sun

How to get there

You can fly to Cyprus via Larnaca or Paphos airports in Southern Cyprus or alternatively via North Cyprus's Ercan Airport.

Flying to North Cyprus:

Cyprus Turkish Airlines

Turkish Airlines

EasyJet now fly from the UK's Luton Airport to Istanbul's Sabiha Gökçen Airport on the Asian side of the Bosphorus. Pegasus Airlines operates a daily shuttle from this Istanbul airport to Ercan in Northern Cyprus.

The following tour operators sometimes offer good flight only details:

Cyprus Paradise

Green Island Holidays

Flying to South Cyprus:

British Airways

Monarch Arlines

Olympic Airlines

Cyprus Airways

Thomas Cook

First Choice

Excellent flight information can be found by looking at www.skyscanner.co.uk. We would also recommend booking a one-way ticket to Cyprus and a one-way ticket back home. This is sometimes a cheaper way of travelling, please visit for yourself on www.flythomascook.com.

Airport transfers:

Please inform us of your requirements at your earliest convenience and the owners will make all necessary arrangements. Charges for transfers are payable locally.

Ercan (approx. 45 min drive)

Larnaca (approx 1 hour 15 mins - transfers can be arranged - £45 each way)

Paphos (approx 2 hours - transfers can be arranged - estimate £80 each way)

Visa requirements:

The citizens of European Union (EU) nations, Turkey, USA, Canada, Mexico, Israel, Japan, Singapore, Switzerland, Iceland, Norway, Australia and New Zealand do not require a visa.

No visa is required for a stay of up to one month for all bona fide tourists nationals of countries listed above. Extensions to stay beyond one month can be arranged in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus at local police stations.

All other nationals should check their position with regard to passports and visas with the nearest Embassy or Office of Representative of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus.

Visitors who do not wish to have their passports stamped by the authorities on arrival in Northern Cyprus may request a stamped visa form which is loosely inserted into the passport and removed upon departure.