Beşparmak Trail - peaceful and beautiful. North Cyprus has begun to establish itself as one of the best walking holiday destinations in the Eastern Mediterranean. Many areas of the island, and especially those associated with the Kyrenia Mountains, are now quite well explored and subsequently many excellent walking and hiking tracks have been established over the last few years.
Itinerary at a glance
Day 1 - Arrive in North Cyprus, settle in the hotel
Day 2 - Cape Kormakitis/Koruçam - Koruçam Village, 16 km, Stage 1
Day 3 - Korucam - Lapta, 20.9 km, Stage 2
Day 4 - Lapta - Karaman, 13.10 km, Stage 3
Day 5 - Karaman - Nicosia by pass, 9.2 km, Stage 4
Day 6 - Nicosia by pass - Bellapais, 12.7 km, Stage 5
Day 7 - Bellapais - Buffavento Restaurant (Besparmak), 18 km, Stage 6
Day 8 - Buffavento Restaurant (Besparmak) - Alevkaya Forestry Station, 10 km, Stage 7
Day 9 - Alevkayasi - Antiphonitis church, 12.4 km, Stage 8
Day 10 - Antiphonitis church - Tatlisu pass, 16.9 km, Stage 9
Day 11 - Return or prolongation.
Comfortable 2 to 3-star accommodation, family-run, all with en suite facilities. You start with bungalow-style villas set in pine forest gardens overlooking the Mediterranean sea. These bungalows offer relaxing surroundings. You will be able to enjoy amazing sunsets. You then stay at the villa-style accommodations above the picturesque village of Bellapais and enjoy a ‘dip’ in the pool and a drink in the bar, while overlooking a 12 century Lusignan abbey. Finally, you move to the east of Kyrenia and towards the Karpaz peninsula and enjoy our eco guesthouses with a warm atmosphere and friendly staff.
What's not included:
Note: should you require the above services or upgrade to half board, we are happy to arrange for you
In case of Cancellations, Handing Fee 100 Euros per person will be charged as a cancellation fee. The rest will be refunded.
In case of No-show, 50% of the total amount will be refunded.
All Bookings attract a non-refundable Credit Card Processing Fee of 3%.