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Bellapais Monastery

Bellapais village, Kyrenia, Cyprus
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Abtei von Bellapais Bellapais Abbey
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  • Average6%
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Bellapais village, Kyrenia, Cyprus
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It's very beautiful . A must see!! In the Abby's grounds are 4 large cypress trees in a square you must stand in the middle and you will feel a very strong beautiful healing energy !!!! Often in the summer they have concerts there and...More

Thank Ingridizzet
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

İt is a very old monastery in Cyprus. İf you habe a change you can easily watch a very fine music (opera, concert etc. ). The panorama is wonderfull. The town is very sympatic.

Thank Ridvan_INT
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very beautiful view of Girne from the monastery, the place itself is brilliant to walk about taking photographs or to dine which is literally just in the exit area from the monastery which you can still enjoy the view whilst dine / drinking.

Thank silverbackno1
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Me and (she who must obeyed lol) booked a meal (16/07/2017)the "BELLAPAIS"restaurant which is literally a 30 second walk from the monastery so were advised to have a nose ,we couldn't get inside the monastery (as we arrived at about 8pm so was shut )but...More

1  Thank Joe B
Reviewed 5 days ago

We have visited this restaurant many times and have not been disappointed with the service and the delicious food. Beautiful sunsets and the monastery is lit up at night. Would definitely recommend.

Thank sandrawarner
Reviewed 6 days ago

Thoroughly enjoyable place to visit with stunning views. dolmus does not run here so own car or taxi needed.

Thank carolearlscolne
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Monastery is a beautiful building and has amazing views, also is a lovely place to eat in the garden area, ideal for a romantic meal or a family evening out.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a fantastic place to visit and has such good scenery. The views from the monastery are fabulous looking out over Kyrenia and the surrounding areas. The view of the mountains are fabulous also. The Monastery is a minimal fee to enter and children...More

Thank crazyjim799
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was on the list of things to do but but it was so hot we nearly didn't bother. Glad we did. Got a taxi from Pia Bella hotel 25tl and 10 minutes into the mountains. Very picturesque and at 10am we were the only...More

Thank janemoody17
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thus monastery is set up the mountain in Bellapais and is simply breathtaking. It's a great part of history and the information within is very interesting. The view is stunning. Car park right outside for 5 tl.. can't go wrong. Great little cafes all around...More

Thank Fiona G
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6 July 2017|
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Response from sid272014 | Reviewed this property |
Same as the other replies I went by taxi about a £5. There is a taxi rank just outside the Abbey.
22 February 2015|
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Response from stingytownman | Reviewed this property |
wikipedia Bellapais Abbey - Google search term 'belapaise abbey opening times' The site is also a museum, which hosts a restaurant and a cafe. The Abbey's refectory now serves as a venue for concerts and lectures. In early... More