in Larnaka, Cyprus
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 35.017 and 33.742 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 35° 1' 1" and E 33° 44' 32"
- 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: 04:03 PM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Asia/Nicosia
- UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:08 am and 7:28 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Wikipedia
- This place on Geonames.org
Xylotymbou in Larnaka with it's 3,593 inhabitants is a city in Cyprus about 24 mi (or 39 km) south-east of Nicosia, the country's capital.
Local time in Xylotymbou is now 04:03 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Nicosia with an UTC offset of 3 hours. We know of 8 airports in the vicinity of Xylotymbou, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in Cyprus is Larnaca International Airport in a distance of 12 mi (or 19 km), South-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 27 mi (or 44 km), South-West. We found 1 points of interest in the vicinity of this place. If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Larnaca, Famagusta, 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: 32°C / 89 °F
|Morning Temperature||23°C / 73 °F|
|Evening Temperature||31°C / 87 °F|
|Night Temperature||25°C / 77 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1010.9 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Calm with 1 km/h (1 mph) from North|
|Cloud Conditions||Clear sky, covering 0% of sky|
|General Conditions||Sky is clear|
Wednesday, 21st of August 2019
34°C (92 °F)
26°C (80 °F)
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Thursday, 22nd of August 2019
35°C (94 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Friday, 23rd of August 2019
35°C (96 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Videos from this area
These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.
Oroklini - Dhekelia - Pyla timelapse bike ride
Timelapse of a 25km bike ride from Oroklini, along the Larnaca tourist area to Dhekelia Station then on to the village of Pyla in the UN Buffer zone. Ride time approx 1 hour condensed to 4min...
GoPro Skydive Cyprus 2014
My first attempt at a GoPro Studio Video from my time skydiving with BattleBack in Cyprus June 2014.
Rain, hail, rainbow in Oroklini, Dhekelia road, Cyprus, 15 Nov.2009. Start 14.00, finish 14.19 local time. During 19 minutes water level 50 mm.
Twister in Larnaca - Extended version
(Slightly longer version) The twister tornado in Larnaca bay at 4pm on 26th March 2009 just off the Dhekelia Road in Larnaca Bay tourist area.
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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.
Transport in Cyprus
Because Cyprus has no working railway system, various other methods of transport are needed to ensure the proper delivery of any cargo, be it human or freight. Since the last railway was dismantled in 1952, the only remaining modes of transport are by motorways, by sea, and by air.
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.
The Mesaoria is a broad, sweeping plain which makes up the centre of the island of 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.
Pyla is a village in Larnaca District, Cyprus. It is one of only four villages located within the United Nations Buffer Zone, the other three being Athienou, Troulloi and Deneia. Pyla is located in the eastern part of the island, adjacent to the British Sovereign Base Area of Dhekelia. From a legal point of view, it is administered as all other areas controlled by the government of the Republic of Cyprus.
Xylotymvou is a small town in Larnaca District in south-eastern Cyprus. It is one of the three exclaves surrounded by the Eastern Sovereign Base Area of Akrotiri and Dhekelia, a British Overseas Territory, administered as a Sovereign Base Area. The others are the village of Ormidhia and Dhekelia Power Station. It is administered by the internationally recognized government of Cyprus, the Republic of Cyprus.
Dasaki Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Achna, Cyprus. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home ground of Ethnikos Achna FC. The stadium holds 7,000 people and was built in 1997.
Ammochostos Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Larnaca, Cyprus. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home ground of Nea Salamis FC.
GSZ Stadium or Gymnastic Club Zenon Stadium (Greek: Γυμναστικός Σύλλογος Ζήνων; Γ. Σ. Ζ. ) is a multi-purpose stadium in Larnaca, Cyprus. Usually it is referred as the 'neo GSZ Stadium' to distinguish it from the old GSZ Stadium, which it replaced. It is currently used mostly for football matches and is the home ground of AEK Larnaca FC.
Antonis Papadopoulos Stadium
Antonis Papadopoulos (Greek: Γήπεδο 'Αντώνης Παπαδόπουλος') is an all-seater football stadium in the city of Larnaca. The first phase of the stadium was completed in 1986. The ground is the home of Anorthosis Famagusta it is currently that of the Cyprus national football team. The ground bears the name of an Anorthosis benefactor. The initial capacity of the ground was about 6,000 but gradually increased during the years to 10,230.
Larnaca Salt Lake
Larnaca Salt Lake to the west of the town of Larnaca. It is a complex network of four salt lakes (3 of them interconnected) of different sizes. The largest is lake Aliki followed by lake Orphani, lake Soros and lake Spiro. They form the second largest salt lake in Cyprus after the Limassol Salt Lake. The total surface area of the lakes adds up to 2.2 km² and being just off the road leading to Larnaca International Airport is one of the most distinctive landmarks of the area.
Liopetri is a village in southern Famagusta District, Cyprus. It is close to the communities of Frenaros, Sotira, Avgorou and Xylofagou. On September 2, 1958 the Battle of Liopetri was fought here between the British and four EOKA fighters, Fotis Pittas, Andreas Karios, Elias Papakyriakou and Christos Samaras, who were from Liopetri. In 2001 the number of inhabitants was 3,837.
Dromolaxia is a village just 8 km away from Larnaca in Cyprus, near Larnaca International Airport. It is one of the largest villages in the Larnaca region with a current population of about 7000 people. Dromolaxia's main church, dedicated to St. John the Baptist, is a special building to the people of Dromolaxia. It is believed that when the church caught fire the church bell could be heard ringing. The residents claimed that St.
Aradippou is a municipality in Cyprus located on the outskirts of the city of Larnaca. It was established in 1986 following a referendum of local residents. It has a population of approximately 20,000.
Church of Saint Lazarus, Larnaca
The Church of Saint Lazarus (Greek: Ιερός Ναός Αγίου Λαζάρου), is a late-9th century church in Larnaca, Cyprus. It belongs to the Church of Cyprus, an autocephalous Greek Orthodox Church. The Church of Saint Lazarus is named for New Testament figure Lazarus of Bethany, the subject of a miracle recounted in the Gospel of John, in which Jesus raises him from the dead.
Kamares Aqueduct, also known as the Bekir Pasha Aqueduct, is an aqueduct located in Larnaca, Cyprus. It was built in 1747. Tassos Mikropoulos considers the aqueduct to be the "most prominent" water supply ever built in Cyprus. It is located outside Larnaca, near the old road to Limassol. A part of it is illuminated at night.
Church of Saint Euphemianos, Lysi
The church of St. Euphemianos is a small medieval church (located at 35° 5'8.70"N 33°39'53.00"E), about 2 km to the southwest of the village of Lysi in the Famagusta district of Cyprus. It is a very small, single-dome, stone building and the interior is decorated with frescoes dating back to the 13th and 14th centuries.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Xylotymbou.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Ksilodimbu, Xylotymvou, Ksilodimbo, Xylotymbo, Ksilotimbu, Xylotymbou, Ξυλοτύμβου