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This port is call Kyrenia by Greek Cypriots and Girne by the Turks.

Situated on the north coast of Cyprus, this port has a 6,000 year long history and the remains of countless civilisations. Bounded to the north by the sea and to the south by the greenery of the Besparmak (Fivefinger) Mountain range, it offers the most magnificent scenery on the island.

The beautiful old harbour is dominated by a majestic castle which houses a museum containing the remains of an ancient ship which was salvaged from the sea.

This is a good place to provision.

Position 35°20’32"N, 34°19’31"E (old harbour)

Clearance

For the full details of clearing into and out of Cyprus, go to Noonsite Cyprus Formalities.

The authorities are based in the commercial harbour, but the Delta marina office can also arrange clearance.

The marina office can only get the passports from the Immigration office and permission for departure from the Harbour master if notified early of date and time of departure.

Last updated March 2016.

Harbour Master
Opening hours: 8:00-17:00 (Mon-Fri)

Docking

It has been reported the yachts are no longer permitted to berth in the old harbour.

Berths are to be found in the Delta Marina, situated in the commercial harbour. It lies about 1nm to the east and provides good shelter.

The Harbourmaster will provide pilotage information on VHF channel 16.

In calm, settled weather it is possible to anchor just outside the marina.

Last updated March 2016.

Delta Marina
Yeni Turizm Limani , Girne , North Cyprus
Tel:+90 392 815 54 91/92/93 Fax:+90 392 815 82 12 ,VHF Channel 16
Opening hours: 08:00 - 17:00 (Monday - Saturday)
120 berths for yachts up to 55m. Three pontoons and a maximum draft of 5m. Full service marina with electricity & water, laundry, cafe, fuel berth (Euro diesel), WiFi and 24/7 security. Help with clearance. Helpful and friendly staff.
Boatyard with 30 & 70 ton travelifts & slipway. Chandlery. Good range of repairs, shore storage.
The town centre is a 15 minute walk, and offers shopping, banking, and restaurants.
Girne Marina
Old Harbour, Girne
Tel:+90 392 815 3587/4987 Fax:+90 392 815 2316
This is in the old harbour and is usually packed. Necessary to call in advance, but it has been reported that berths for visitors are not usually now available. Good holding in mud.

johndping
johndping says:
Feb 24, 2016 04:15 PM

Delta Marina is undergoing a transformation with new showers/toilets, metered electricity and water, a 70 ton travelift for 2016 season and capacity increased to 120 afloat and 120 ashore.

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