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Communications

To call from Turkish-Cypriot GSM to Greek-Cypriot lines or GSM. First dial 0123 press yes/ok and get a dial tone. Then dial 9 and the number (623545) and DO NOT press yes/ok just wait for the rings. If it is normal lines (Nicosia) press 2 and the number and DO NOT press yes/ok.

Banks

The unit of currency in North Cyprus is Turkish Lira (TL). The approximate exchange rate fluctuates daily, so it's best to check the rate at the many banks or exchange bureaus before you change your money. Most businesses will also happily accept payments in main foreign currencies such as Euro, Sterling Pound, US Dollars, and Cyprus Pounds.

Most major international credit and charge cards are accepted by hotels, restaurants, and shops.

Bank cashier's desks opens at 8:30 am and close at 12 noon daily throughout the year. Most major banks also have ATMs which also accept main credit and charge cards.

Provisions

The town is a 15 minute walk from the marina and has a good range of provisions.

There is a good supermarket just 5 minutes away.

Transport & Travel

There are frequent bus services between the major towns during the day, becoming less frequent after 7pm and at weekends..

Taxis are to be found at taxi stands only. The charges are reasonable, although there are no meters to display the fares. It is advisable to agree upon the fare with the driver before setting off. The system of sharing a taxi with another passenger travelling to the same destination (called Dolmush) also operates widely in North Cyprus.

Renting a car in North Cyprus is easy and cheap (between UK £10 to £15 per day. Car rental services are widely available in the main towns, and petrol is cheap. A current driving licence [with your passport] is all that is needed. Traffic drives on the left, as in Britain. The speed limit in urban areas is 30 mph.

Acapulco Taxis
Girne , North Cyprus
Tel:+90 392 824 4111
Kyrenia Castle Car Hire
Hz Omer Caddesl, , Mavi Plaj Sokak, Dukkan No. 1 , Karakum Girne, Cyprus
Tel:+90 533 841 80 01 Fax:+90 392 815 89 70
Muzo Taxis
Maremonte Hotel , Alsancak , Kyrenia
Tel:+90 533 8612778
Airport transfers, daily trips to all cities of Cyprus, 7-seater taxis available and rent a car service

Medical/Health

Girne Hospital
Mustafa Cagatay Sok No 68 , Girne, TRNC
Tel:+90 392 815 2266

Attractions

There are frequent evening music concerts in the old Bellapais monastery on the hill above the town.

Famagusta, with its crusader and Venetian architecture, is well worth a visit,

Kyrenia Tourist Office
Located by the Old Harbour , Kyrenia , Cyprus
Tel:+90 392 815 2145
Maps and all information for historical places, places of interest to visit, etc.

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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