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Shacolas Tower Museum & Observatory

Ledra Street | 11th Floor of the Debenhams Building, Nicosia, Cyprus
+357 22 679369
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Interesting and good value.

The entrance is just off Ledra Street, in the H&M building. No problem with the lift up to the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dinah F
Good Views of the City - Reasonable Price

It takes a little finding as you think you are in the wrong place as not very well sign posted. In... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
SFZ71
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Ledra Street | 11th Floor of the Debenhams Building, Nicosia, Cyprus
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+357 22 679369
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"panoramic view"
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"interactive screens"
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"birds eye view"
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"entire city"
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"multi language"
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"several languages"
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"ledra street"
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"important buildings"
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"points of interest"
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"turkish flag"
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"divided city"
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"information boards"
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"your bearings"
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"tallest building"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The entrance is just off Ledra Street, in the H&M building. No problem with the lift up to the 11th floor, then you pay your 2.50 euros and enjoy panoramic views over Nicosia with interactive displays informing about various landmarks and a film about the...More

Thank Dinah F
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It takes a little finding as you think you are in the wrong place as not very well sign posted. In the old Debenhams building (most of the travel guides still say that), now a H&M. Once you go up in the lift (it's a...More

Thank SFZ71
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Up the lift to the 11th floor, pay your €2.50 & get fabulous views of the city. Good history & diagrams to assist identification. Well worth a visit. ( Next to H & M)

Thank Ryan C
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great view over Nicosia during day and when it is getting dark. we recommend this location to visit.

Thank Zugersee53
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The tallest building of the city center. Here, you can observe the whole city and enjoy some quality time doing something different, watching Nicosia form above !

Thank nicosrafidhias
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Reviewed 10 January 2018

I have no idea why this 'attraction' gets positive feedback. The tower is not sited particularly close to the Green Line and so trying to make out even significant buildings on the Northern side takes a lot of effort. In short, there is very little...More

1  Thank Phileas_Flogg
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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

For me Shacolas tower is a must for a first visit to Nicosia. It allows literally to look around and choose places you would like to see up close. A video about history of Nicosia and Cyprus in general is really helpful, it gives you...More

Thank mariaelaia
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Reviewed 29 December 2017

this is place where you can go to see the Greek part of Nicosia the green line and the occupied part.

Thank Marinos A
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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Located on the 11th floor of H&M building(used to be Debenhams).On Ledra Str , the main shopping street in the walled city of Nicosia.About 3 minutes walk from Eleftherias sq and 10 minutes from Ledra street check point to Nothern Nicosia. Entrance from the side...More

Thank Christakis C
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Reviewed 17 December 2017

Followed the signs and came across the building although at first went straight past it. Went up the lift to have a look and able to see a partial view without saying , felt that we knew enough about the troubles not to waste time...More

Thank Welshwasp
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Alina M
11 February 2018|
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Response from Paparisvas | Reviewed this property |
Should be open daily but I know it was sold to bank of Cyprus last week so call and make sure its open as usual...
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