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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 4 days ago via mobile

We visited Nicosia and decided to crossover into the north via Ledra Street crossing point which was very easy with no hassle you need passport to cross. Once over you're then in a shopping area packed with shops you can also visit a mosque if...More

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It's a very colorful street offers everything! Shops ...different kinds of resturants that serves typical food ... american or french food! It reflects the diversity of the society in Nicosia.

Thank MayC127
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the border from Greek to Turkish Cyprus (Cyprus annexed the Northern part of the country). It is quite easy to pass, sort of like checkpoint Charley in Berlin. You need to show your passport to the Greek side and then again when you...More

Thank Lasa88
Reviewed 1 week ago

Walked the length of the street. Shops and restaurants on both sides of the road. Perhaps the best shops in Nicosia. Crossed into Turkish Cyprus through the checkpoint at the end of the street. Only had to show my passport. On the way back explored...More

Thank akhter C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Crossing to north was quick and easy. Found there were more significant historic sites to srr in the north part of Nicosia.

Thank lightening996327
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The unique shortcut between Europe at the south and Arabia at the nord... One day north will be free again.

Thank Triantafillos M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Unique crossing experience. Feels like you are leaving one country for another but technically you are not. This divided city is a bit strange at first. The boarded patrol are serious and the "No Pictures" during time in green zone is strictly enforced. I saw...More

Thank GeniusTravelers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We go there, we eat, is a good ppace but no Sunday, is very busy and you can not eat or do something

Thank Andreea O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A quick and easy way to visit the shops over in the North. Plenty to see and places to eat at a very reasonable price.

Thank cliveh903
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First of all make sure you go to the right place..... We made mistake 9following sat nav without taking much notice) and we ended up at the crossing at Ledra Palace. On the way we drove through UN zone which was bit worrying (we just...More

Thank Barbara S
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If crossing from south to north, how long stay permitted in north. Overnight possible?
18 May 2017|
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Response from Tupscyprus | Reviewed this property |
yes you can on the northern side overnight
Ayesha A
hey , what about the Iraqi passport holder ? can they cross from south to north Cyprus ? thank you !
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.
What is parking like around Ledra Street? Are there reasonably priced carparks? Thank you.
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