If you want to cross the border in Cyprus from south to north. Yes you can! only you need to have European Union Passport. But other than EU Passport cannot pass the borders between south and north Cyprus.
Can you cross from south Cyprus to North Cyprus?
“It is possible to travel to the north of Cyprus from the south (and back again), including via the Ledra Palace and Ledra Street checkpoints in central Nicosia where you can cross by foot. If you intend to take a hire car to the north, the main crossing in Nicosia is Agios Dometios.
Can you cross into northern Cyprus?
The Government of the Republic of Cyprus may fine you for illegal entry if you cross into the south, or refuse you entry into or exit from the Republic, or prevent crossing at the boundary with the north. The Republic of Cyprus authorities may count time spent in the north of Cyprus towards the 90 day visa free total.
Can you drive from south to North Cyprus?
* The border between South and North Cyprus is currently effectively closed (due to the higher incidence of covid-19 in the South than the North). It is therefore not possible to travel to North Cyprus via any of the usual pedestrian or car border gate crossings.
Can you visit both sides of Cyprus?
The borders between North Cyprus and South Cyprus are open, which means that people – visitors and locals alike – can freely cross between both sides of the island. This means that you get the opportunity to experience both cultures when you visit Cyprus.
Which is better north or south Cyprus?
The North is a little cheaper, but not much. The people is friendly in both parts of the Island. The food is more or less the same in both parts; there are more good restaurants in the South. There are good beaches (sand and pebble) in both parts.
Can you walk around Famagusta?
You can only have a look from a distance. However you can walk around freely in the rest of Famagusta town, just like everyone else who lives there. You can go to the shops, restaurants, mosques, wherever you wish. It goes without saying that you need to have your passport with you at all times.
Can you cross the Green Line in Cyprus?
Before Cypriot accession to the European Union, there were restrictions on Green Line crossings by foreigners imposed by the Republic of Cyprus, but these were abolished for EU citizens by EU regulation 866/2004. Generally, citizens of any country are permitted to cross the line, including Greek and Turkish Cypriots.
Is the border between South and North Cyprus Open?
All nine border crossings between the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) and the Southern Cyprus administration opened Friday morning after remaining closed for a year due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Is North Cyprus safe?
Despite political tensions, an often-noticeable military presence and geographic proximity to troubled areas, North Cyprus is currently perfectly safe and a vast majority of visitors will experience no problems during their visit. The political situation is somewhat tense, but not violent.
Can I drive a hire car from South Cyprus to North Cyprus?
Border Crossing With a Car
If you rent a hire car in the south of Cyprus you are allowed to cross the border into North Cyprus with your car. If on the other hand you rent your car in the North of Cyprus you are not allowed to take it across the border.