Protaras
in Ammochostos, Cyprus

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
35.013 and 34.058 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 35° 0' 45" and E 34° 3' 29"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
Modern Greek, Turkish, English
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 11:17 AM (Thursday)
Timezone: Asia/Famagusta
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:29 am and 8:00 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Area
References
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Delve into Protaras

Protaras in Ammochostos with it's 20,230 habitants is a town located in Cyprus about 41 mi (or 66 km) east of Nicosia, the country's capital town.

Time in Protaras is now 11:17 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Asia / Famagusta with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Protaras, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in Cyprus is Larnaca International Airport in a distance of 26 mi (or 42 km), West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Cyprus is Choirokoitia in a distance of 43 mi (or 69 km), West. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Famagusta, Larnaca, Nicosia, Kyrenia and Limassol. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 25°C / 77 °F

Morning Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Evening Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Night Temperature 25°C / 78 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 73%
Air Pressure 1008.4 hPa
Wind Speed Moderate breeze with 13 km/h (8 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Friday, 21st of June 2019

26°C (78 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Saturday, 22nd of June 2019

25°C (77 °F)
25°C (76 °F)
Sky is clear, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 23rd of June 2019

26°C (78 °F)
26°C (79 °F)
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Constantinos The Great Beach Hotel

Address
1,0 mi
Protaras
5311 Zypern
Cyprus

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Cavo Maris Beach Hotel

Address
0,9 mi
4 Vyzakias
5313 Zypern
Cyprus

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Polycarpia Hotel

Address
1,2 mi
121 Perneras Avenue
5311 Zypern
Cyprus

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Anastasia Beach Hotel

Address
1,0 mi
Paralimni
5311 Zypern
Cyprus

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Louis Infinity Blu - Adults Only

Address
1,6 mi
13 Thaleias Street
5297 Protaras
Cyprus

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Vrissiana Beach Hotel

Address
0,5 mi
Protara
5311 Zypern
Cyprus

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Vrissaki Beach Hotel

Address
0,6 mi
Amphitritis 8
5296 Protaras
Cyprus

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Artemis Hotel Apartments

Address
1,2 mi
307 Protaras Avenue
5315 Protaras
Cyprus

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Smartline Protaras Hotel

Address
1,3 mi
7 Mantaliou
5296 Protaras
Cyprus

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Tsokkos Gardens Hotel

Address
1,3 mi
Protaras
5311 Zypern
Cyprus

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

Protaras main street - Protaras Drive - Scooter ride - Cyprus Travel Guide - Ayia Napa

Published: August 28, 2012
Length: 19:29 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: cyprustravel

http://www.cyprussummer.com - Cyprus Travel Guide - Driving through the main street of Protaras to Ayia Napa in Cyprus 2012. traveling,paphos,kypros,larnaca,limassol,hotel cyprus,holiday to...


Scuba Diving in Green Bay, Protaras, Cyprus

Published: March 29, 2014
Length: 47:19 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Scuba Tech Diving Centre, Cyprus

Our intrepid Scuba Divers, Dawn and Norman show us the delights of Diving in Green Bay in Protaras, Cyprus. From the abundance of fish life to the mini Atlantis statues down at 10m, this is...


Love Boat Protaras Cyprus 29,7,14

Published: August 02, 2014
Length: 03:18 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: alexthehypnotist

Shot at Love Boat 29/07/14.


Protaras Tunnels and Caves

Published: May 24, 2014
Length: 04:55 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Scuba Tech Diving Centre, Cyprus

Diving through the Tunnels and caves in Protaras, Cyprus with Wojtek, Nic and Peter Crane of Scuba Tech Diving Centre. Lovely swimthroughs with lovely sponges and corals to enjoy.


Protaras at night

Published: June 21, 2008
Length: 43:11 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: imhall

Protaras town centre at night.


NIGHT DIVING PROTARAS

Published: August 09, 2014
Length: 10:10 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Scuba Tech Diving Centre, Cyprus

As part of Dennis Byrnes' PADI Advanced Open Water, we went night diving and boy were the Octopus out to play that night, along with spanish dancers, a sea hare and cuttle fish. It amazing...


LANTIANA GARDENS 2012 FIG TREE BAY, PROTARAS, CYPRUS

Published: January 10, 2012
Length: 40:00 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Pavlos Tooulakos

Lantiana Aparthotel, refreshing & revitalizing experience! The newest and one of the most modern Aparthotels in Fig Tree Bay - Cyprus, has just been extensively renovated and upgraded in 2011!...


PROTARAS LARNACA AIRPORT

Published: May 02, 2009
Length: 14:19 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: peter31053

LEAVING PROTARAS CYPRUS.


Protaras Capo Bay Beach and Hotel. Fig tree bay. Cyprus 2012 2013 in Full HD

Published: September 08, 2012
Length: 16:57 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: cyprustravel

http://www.cyprussummer.com - Protaras Capo Bay Beach in Hi Quality. Cyprus 2012 2013 in Full HD. Capo Bay Hotel and Beach. Cyprus Summer .com - Your Cyprus Travel and Tourist Guide.


cyprus holidays 2014

Published: January 31, 2014
Length: 01:30 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Scuba Tech Diving Centre, Cyprus

A brief glimpse of Protaras, Cyprus and what it can offer you on your summer holiday in 2014. For some activity ideas, check out our other videos of scuba divers diving around Protaras, Ayia...


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Salamis, Cyprus

Salamis is an ancient Greek city-state on the east coast of Cyprus, at the mouth of the river Pedieos, 6 km north of modern Famagusta. According to tradition the founder of Salamis was Teucer, son of Telamon, who could not return home after the Trojan war because he had failed to avenge his brother Ajax.

Located at 35.1833, 33.9 (Lat. / Lng.), about 15 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Historic sites in Cyprus, Ancient cities in Northern Cyprus, Ancient Greek cities, Archaeological sites in Northern Cyprus, Former populated places in Cyprus, New Testament places

Famagusta

"Magusa" redirects here. For the moth genus, see Magusa (moth). FamagustaΑμμόχωστος  Mağusa   Famagusta Bay Famagusta is located in CyprusFamagustaFamagusta Coordinates: {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:35|6|54|N|33|56|33|E|type:city(42526)_region:CY | |name= }} Country de jure 22x20px Cyprusde facto 22x20px Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus District de jure Famagusta Districtde facto Gazimağusa District Population (30 April 2006)  • Total 42,526 Time zone EET Website www.

Located at 35.1167, 33.95 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Famagusta, 11th-century BC establishments, Ancient Greek cities, Ancient Greek sites in Cyprus, Historic sites in Cyprus, Mediterranean port cities and towns in Northern Cyprus, Populated places in Famagusta District, Populated places in Northern Cyprus, Populated coastal places in Northern Cyprus

Eastern Mediterranean University

The Eastern Mediterranean University (Turkish: Doğu Akdeniz Üniversitesi), located in Northern Cyprus, was established in 1979 as a higher-education institution of technology for Turkish Cypriots. In 1986, it was converted to a state university. The campus is located 10 km from the city of Famagusta. The university has 139 programs (11 Faculties and 5 Schools) offering undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, as well as a research infrastructure. The medium of instruction is entirely in English.

Located at 35.1457, 33.9071 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Commonwealth Universities, Universities in Northern Cyprus, Engineering universities and colleges, Technical universities and colleges, Education in the European Union, Educational institutions established in 1979, Gülen schools

Pedieos

The Pedieos (ancient Pediaios or Pediaeus or Pidkias) is the longest river in Cyprus. The river originates in the Troodos Mountains close to Machairas Monastery and flows northeast across the Mesaoria plains, through the capital city Nicosia. It then steers east, meeting the sea at Famagusta Bay close to the ancient Greek city of Salamis. The river has a total length of approximately 100 km. An 18 km stretch of the river banks, in and around Nicosia, has been turned into pedestrian walkways.

Located at 35.1667, 33.9167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 13 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of Cyprus, Bodies of water of Northern Cyprus

Paralimni Stadium

Paralimni Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Paralimni, Cyprus. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home ground of Enosis Neon Paralimni. The stadium holds 5,800 people.

Located at 35.0308, 33.9872 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Athletics (track and field) venues in Cyprus, Football venues in Cyprus, Multi-purpose stadiums in Cyprus

Famagusta Bay

Famagusta Bay is the easternmost body of water that is formed by the Karpasia peninsula and Protaras. It is named after the city of Famagusta, which lies almost right in the middle of the bay. The ancient city-state of Salamis also is found on the bay, north of Famagusta. It is known for the best sandy beaches in Cyprus, which stretch for miles.

Located at 35.1667, 34 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bays of Cyprus, Bodies of water of Northern Cyprus

GSE Stadium

The Evagoras Gymnastic Association Stadium (GSE Stadium) is a football stadium located in Famagusta, Cyprus and was the home ground of Anorthosis and Nea Salamina. The stadium remains abandoned and in bad condition since 1974 when Turkey invaded the island of Cyprus and occupied 37.6% of it including the city of Famagusta.

Located at 35.1186, 33.9531 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Cyprus

Dr. Fazil Kucuk Stadium

Dr. Fazil Kucuk Stadium is a multi-use stadium in Famagusta, Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus. It is currently used mostly for football matches and will host some matches for 2006 ELF Cup. The stadium holds 7,000 people.

Located at 35.1186, 33.9531 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Football venues in Northern Cyprus

Lala Mustafa Pasha Mosque

The Lala Mustafa Pasha Mosque originally known as Saint Nicholas's Cathedral and later as the Ayasofya (Saint Sophia) Mosque of Magusa, is the largest medieval building in Famagusta, Northern Cyprus. Built between 1298 and c. 1400, it was consecrated as a Catholic cathedral in 1328. The cathedral was converted into a mosque after the Ottoman Empire captured Famagusta in 1571 and it remains a mosque to this day.

Located at 35.1248, 33.9426 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cathedrals in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, 14th-century architecture, Mosques in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, Mosques converted from churches by the Ottoman Empire, Gothic architecture in Cyprus

Cape Greco

Cape Greco, also known as Cavo Greco, is a headland in the southeastern part of the island of Cyprus. It is at the southern end of Famagusta Bay. It lies between the towns of Ayia Napa and Protaras, both of which are popular tourist resorts. It is frequently visited by many tourists for its natural beauty. It is a protected nature park. From the high points on the cliff that rests at the cape one can view amazing sights out to sea.

Located at 35, 34.0167 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Headlands of Cyprus

Ganchvor monastery

Ganchvor Sourp Asdvadzadzin (Armenian: Կանչուոր Սուրբ Աստուածածին) is the Armenian Apostolic church in Famagusta, Cyprus.

Located at 35.1274, 33.9364 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Armenian Apostolic monasteries, Christian monasteries established in the 14th century, Churches in Cyprus, Cypriot Armenians

Famagusta Namık Kemal High School

Famagusta Namık Kemal High School is a secondary school located in Famagusta, Cyprus. It was founded in 1944 and thus is one of the longest established Turkish-Cypriot high schools in Cyprus. Many famous Cypriots have graduated from Famagusta Namık Kemal High School.

Located at 35.1178, 33.9411 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Schools in Cyprus, Educational institutions established in 1944, 1944 establishments in Cyprus

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23 Jun
2019

The Sunday Brunch At Napa View
Starting at: 05:00 pm (17:00).
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24 Jun
2019

Wired Presents Joel Corry
Starting at: 02:00 am (02:00).
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Vice Parties Presents... 'The Monday Club'
Starting at: 08:00 pm (20:00).
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27 Jun
2019

Addicted 2 Bass Presents Danny T
Starting at: 02:00 am (02:00).
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07 Jul
2019

Dinner With Friends
Starting at: no exact start time given.
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09 Jul
2019

Rising Dust - Neto Fun
Starting at: 03:00 am (03:00).
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12 Jul
2019

CRUCAST Ayia Napa Tour
Starting at: 02:55 am (02:55).
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15 Jul
2019

Pambos Rocks Live Warm Up Party W/ Swarmz
Starting at: 04:00 am (04:00).
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26 Jul
2019

CRUCAST Ayia Napa Tour
Starting at: 02:55 am (02:55).
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29 Jul
2019

Bring The Bass W/ Jamie Duggan & DJ Q
Starting at: 02:55 am (02:55).
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30 Jul
2019

Nathan Dawe Ayia Napa Tour 2019
Starting at: 02:55 am (02:55).
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01 Aug
2019

Elite - Ayia Napa's Biggest Urban Event // Huge Weekly Line Up In The Description
Starting at: 02:55 am (02:55).
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28 Aug
2019

Fantasy Boat Party
Starting at: 03:00 pm (15:00).
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29 Aug
2019

Fantasy Boat Party
Starting at: 03:00 pm (15:00).
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30 Aug
2019

Fantasy Boat Party
Starting at: 03:00 pm (15:00).
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Protaras, Протарас