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Nicosia Destination Guide

Discover Nicosia in Cyprus. Nicosia in the region of Nicosia with it's 200,452 inhabitants is located in Cyprus and is the capital of this country.

Considering your mobility, these larger cities could be interesting to check as well: Psimolofou, Paphos, Orta Keuy, Nicosia, Mia Milea or Alexandria. Since you are in the region already, consider visiting Strovolos, Pallouriotissa, Omorphita, Kaimakli, Eylenja and Caglayan. Map of the area of Nicosia in Cyprus

Local Time

Time in Nicosia is now 07:52 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Nicosia" with an UTC offset of 3 hours.


Weather Conditions & Forecast

Morning 19°C / 66 °F
Evening 24°C / 75 °F
Night 20°C / 68 °F
Rain 0 l/sq m
Air Humidity 72%
Air Pressure 1020.3 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 4 km/h (3 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear
25°C / 77 °F Sky is clear

Sunday, 22nd of October 2017
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 26°C (80 °F)
Night: 19°C (67 °F)
Monday, 23rd of October 2017
Light rain, calm, few clouds.
Light rain Day: 26°C (79 °F)
Night: 19°C (65 °F)
Tuesday, 24th of October 2017
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 27°C (80 °F)
Night: 21°C (69 °F)

Video Collection

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Luxury apartment for rent in Engomi Nic...

Apartment-Flat in Engomi, Nicosia Luxury two bedroom apartment is now available for rent in Engomi, Nicosia. This apartments was built in 2012 and measures about 103sqm total covered area

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Uploaded: October 15, 2014 by KTIMATAGORA Cyprus

Cyprus Self Storage - Self Storage solut...

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Nicosia And Northern Cyprus Amazing And...

Nicosia And Northern Cyprus, Amazing And Historical Place, Tour Of Nicosia Nicosia, the capital of the island of Cyprus, has incorporated elements of the many empires and kingdoms that have

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House for Sale in Deftera Nicosia Cyprus

House for Sale in Deftera Nicosia Cyprus A fantastic four bedroom detached house for sale located in the peaceful residential area of Deftera and within easy reach of Nicosia city centre

17:48 min, rating: 0/5
Uploaded: October 10, 2013 by KTIMATAGORA Cyprus


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Photo Collection

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Interesting Events in the future

A short collection of upcomming events in Nicosia during the next days, weeks and months.

21
Oct
2017

Dorians Challenge

Starts: 11:00 am (11:00)
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Democracy In Crisis

Starts: 11:00 am (11:00)
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Tour With The Architect

Starts: 01:00 pm (13:00)
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27
Oct
2017

Behance Portfolio Reviews Cyprus

Starts: 07:00 pm (19:00)
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Piano Recital: Konstantin Lifschitz

Starts: 10:30 pm (22:30)
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28
Oct
2017

Cake Bazaar & Bingo

Starts: 06:00 pm (18:00)
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Stavros Lantsias Trio

Starts: 10:30 pm (22:30)
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29
Oct
2017

Papadopoulos - Giokarinis - Miliokas - Ziogalas

Starts: 01:00 am (01:00)
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31
Oct
2017

From One Shore To Another

Starts: 08:30 pm (20:30)
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02
Nov
2017

Apollon Limassol Vs Atalanta BC, UEFA Europa League

Starts: 08:00 pm (20:00)
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Interesting facts about this location

Arabahmet Mosque

Arabahmet Mosque is situated in the city of Nicosia in the northern part of Cyprus. It was built in the late 16th century. The Mosque is named after a commander of the 1571 Ottoman army. The mosque is the tombs of some important persons of the past in its garden.

Tags: Visitor attractions in Nicosia, Mosques in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, Mosques in Nicosia, 16th-century mosques
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Coordinates: 35.17, 33.37 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.

Central Bank of Cyprus

The Central Bank of Cyprus (Greek: Kεντρική Τράπεζα της Κύπρου Turkish: Kıbrıs Merkez Bankası), is the central bank of the Republic of Cyprus, located in Nicosia. It was established in 1963. Its current governor is Prof. Panicos O. Demetriades. The bank issued Cypriot pound banknotes and coins prior to 2008, when Cyprus adopted the euro.

Tags: European System of Central Banks, Economy of Cyprus, Central banks, Banks of Cyprus, Banks established in 1963, 1963 establishments in Cyprus
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Coordinates: 35.17, 33.37 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.

Central Jail of Nicosia

The Central Jail of Nicosia is the only correctional facility in Cyprus and it is run by the Cyprus Prisons Department. It is located to the west of the walled part of the Cypriot city of Nicosia, south of the Green Line. In the facility are detained convicted and unconvicted prisoners of both sexes and of all age groups from 16 years and over.

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Coordinates: 35.17, 33.37 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi from center.

Eleftheria Indoor Hall

Eleftheria Athletic Center, officially named Tassos Papadopoulos Eleftheria Indoor Hall (Greek: κλειστό στάδιο "Τάσσος Παπαδόπουλος - Ελευθερία" is an indoor arena beside Makario Stadium and Lefkotheo Indoor Hall in Engomi, Nicosia, Cyprus. It is the home venue of the Omonia BC, ETHA Engomis and Cyprus national basketball team. Currently the arena has a capacity around 6,800 seats and it is the biggest sports indoor hall in the island. It was built in 1993.

Tags: Sport in Nicosia, Nicosia, Music venues in Cyprus, Indoor arenas in Cyprus
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Coordinates: 35.17, 33.37 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi from center.

GSP Stadium

The Pancyprian Gymnastic Association Stadium (GSP Stadium) (Greek: Στάδιο Γυμναστικός Σύλλογος "Τα Παγκύπρια") is a football stadium in Nicosia, Cyprus. Although small by international standards, it is the largest stadium in Cyprus, with a capacity of 22,859 and was built in 1999. It serves as the home stadium for the Nicosia Clubs of APOEL, Olympiakos Nicosia and Omonia. The Cyprus national football team has also played home games there in the past.

Tags: Sports venues in Cyprus, Sport in Nicosia, National stadiums, Music venues in Cyprus, Multi-purpose stadiums in Cyprus, Football venues in Cyprus, Athletics (track and field) venues in Cyprus
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Coordinates: 35.17, 33.37 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi from center.

Haydarpasha Mosque

Haydarpasha Mosque or St. Catherine’s Parish Church in Nicosia was originally built by the Lusignans in the 14th century. It has been described by Harry Charles Luke as representing one of the finest examples of Gothic buildings on the island. It was converted to a mosque (the Haydarpasha Mosque) during the Ottoman occupation of the island. More recently it has been a marriage registration office and is currently an art gallery.

Tags: Mosques in Nicosia, Mosques converted from churches by the Ottoman Empire, Cathedrals in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, 14th-century architecture
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Coordinates: 35.17, 33.37 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.

Ledra Palace Hotel

The Ledra Palace Hotel is located in central Nicosia, Cyprus, and until 1974 was one of the largest and most glamorous hotels of the capital. The hotel was designed by the architect Ginsberg and was built in 1949 on what was then called King Edward VII Street now Markos Drakos Avenue. It had 163 bedrooms and 258 beds, officially rated as de luxe. All rooms had hot and cold water, central heating and a telephone. Facilities included a conference, reading, bridge and ballroom with orchestra.

Tags: Tourism in Cyprus, Hotel buildings completed in 1949, Cyprus dispute, Border crossings of divided cities, Border crossings of Cyprus
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Coordinates: 35.17, 33.37 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.

Makario Stadium

Makario Stadium is an all-seater multi-purpose stadium in Nicosia, Cyprus. It was the largest and main sports venue of the capital up to the construction of the GSP stadium in 1999. At present it is mostly used for football matches and is the home ground of Digenis Morphou and Ethnikos Assia. The stadium holds 16,000 seated spectators. The playing field is surrounded by a running track and can be adapted to hold most track and field events.

Tags: Sports venues in Cyprus, Sport in Nicosia, Nicosia, Multi-purpose stadiums in Cyprus, Football venues in Cyprus, Athletics (track and field) venues in Cyprus
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Coordinates: 35.17, 33.37 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi from center.

Nicosia Old General Hospital

Nicosia Old General Hospital was the main hospital of Nicosia, Cyprus from 1936 to 2006. In 2006, its patients were transferred to the Nicosia New General Hospital, and it was demolished in 2010 amidst some controversy over whether it should have been preserved. The decision for erecting a purpose built general hospital in Nicosia was taken during the British colonial administration of Cyprus in 1936. It was inaugurated on 14 April 1939 by the then British governor Richard Palmer.

Tags: Nicosia, Hospitals in Cyprus, Hospitals established in 1936, Demolished buildings and structures, Buildings and structures completed in 1939, 2006 disestablishments
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Coordinates: 35.17, 33.37 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.

Presidential Palace, Nicosia

The Presidential Palace (Greek: Προεδρικό Μέγαρο Proedrikó Mégaro Turkish: Başkanlık Sarayı) is the official residence and principal workplace of the President of the Republic of Cyprus. It is located close to the centre of Nicosia, the capital of Cyprus, and is surrounded by a thick pine woodland.

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Coordinates: 35.17, 33.37 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi from center.