Égkomi
District of Nicosia
in Nicosia, Cyprus

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
35.175 and 33.364 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 35° 10' 31" and E 33° 21' 51"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
Modern Greek, Turkish, English
Local electricity:
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
Local Time: 10:32 PM (Tuesday)
Timezone: Asia/Nicosia
UTC/GMT offset: 2 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
4:44 am and 7:01 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-27.600 and -144.317 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Area
References
This place on Geonames.org

Delve into Égkomi

The district Égkomi of Nicosia in Nicosia is a district located in Cyprus and is a district of the nations capital.

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Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 31°C / 88 °F

Morning Temperature 31°C / 88 °F
Evening Temperature 30°C / 85 °F
Night Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 68%
Air Pressure 1007.8 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Wednesday, 17th of July 2019

26°C (79 °F)
25°C (78 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, clear sky.

Thursday, 18th of July 2019

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

Friday, 19th of July 2019

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

Hotels and Places to Stay

Hilton Cyprus

Address
1,2 mi
98 Archbishop Makarios III Avenue
1077 Nicosia
Cyprus

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 16:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hilton Park Nicosia

Address
2,3 mi
1 AXAION STREET ENGOMI
2413 Nicosia
Cyprus

Time Information

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


Golden Tulip Nicosia Hotel and Casino

Address
1,6 mi
Mehmet Akif Cad. Sonay ali sok. No: 6
99010 Lefkosa
Cyprus

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 13:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Nicosia City Center Hotel

Address
0,7 mi
70 Regeana Street
1504 NICOSIA
Cyprus

Time Information

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


Latsia Budget Residences

Address
4,9 mi
Strovolou 12
2235 Latsia
Cyprus

Time Information

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


Europa Plaza Hotel

Address
1,3 mi
13 Alkaiou Street
2404 Egkomi
Cyprus

Time Information

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


Classic Hotel

Address
2,7 mi
94 Rigenis Street
1513 Lefkosia
Cyprus

Time Information

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


CLEOPATRA HOTEL

Address
3,8 mi
Florinis 8
1065 Lefkosia
Cyprus

Time Information

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


Semeli

Address
1,2 mi
Petraki Giallourou 10
1077 Lefkosia
Cyprus

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Castelli Hotel

Address
0,4 mi
Ouzounian Str. 38
1504 Nicosia
Cyprus

Time Information

Checkout: 13:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Videos from this area

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Nicosia, Cyprus.

Published: June 25, 2011
Length: 01:27 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: ccccorneliu56

Unfortunately I had too little time to visit Nicosia, a city with a rich history and a lot of sights that must be visited. See more: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nicosia.


University of Nicosia

Published: July 01, 2011
Length: 47:58 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Zafar Karimov

University of Nicosia.


Nicosia faces the wall

Published: September 12, 2012
Length: 09:01 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: facingcities

The green line in Nicosia divides two peoples. Life is different in the Turkish and Greek Cypriotic parts of the city. This film shows the green line and tries to capture the differences between...


Nicosia Archaeological Museum Cyprus

Published: July 26, 2014
Length: 56:03 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Patryk Korbel

Jest to główne muzeum archeologiczne Cypru. Znajduje się ono w Nikozji i pokazuje długą historię cywilizacji na wyspie od czasów prehistorycznych do okresu wczesnochrześcijańskiego....


CRITICAL MASS - Λευκωσία / Lefkoşa / Nicosia 18-2-2012

Published: February 19, 2012
Length: 58:56 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: φλοΥ παρΑγοντες


Bosch Junior Autodome HD PTZ Camera - Testing PTZ functionality in Nicosia, Cyprus

Published: January 13, 2013
Length: 38:17 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Panagiotis Karagiannis

Video footage is from a roof camera in Nicosia. The camera normally monitors local electromechanical equipment. The privacy masking was disabled for a while, in order to test the camera. AutoDome...


360° view of Nicosia from Strovolos

Published: June 22, 2012
Length: 07:03 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: UrbanCyprusSociety

360° view of Nicosia from Strovolos.


Apartment for rent Nicosia Engomi 450 euros

Published: December 23, 2012
Length: 37:30 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: KTIMATAGORA Cyprus

One bedroom fully furnished apartment for long term rental, in a quiet residential area of Makedonitissa - Engomi, Nicosia. Within wasy access to Nicosia city centre and walking distance to...


Looking for a Place to Park in Old Town Nicosia, 2010

Published: February 24, 2011
Length: 01:08 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: SFmediaProf

Driving through the old walled city of Nicosia, Cyprus -- looking for a place to park in one of the municipal parking garages or lots ... while driving along the UN's "Green Zone" where peacekeeper...


► Whirling Dervish in 12th century Byzantine church in occupied Nicosia, Cyprus

Published: April 16, 2012
Length: 56:46 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: bairaktaris

St. Nicholas Church, Bedesten, occupied Nicosia, Cyprus.


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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.

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.

Located at 35.1556, 33.3473 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Official residences in Cyprus, Presidential palaces, Nicosia

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.

Located at 35.1461, 33.3144 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Athletics (track and field) venues in Cyprus, Sport in Nicosia, Football venues in Cyprus, Multi-purpose stadiums in Cyprus, Nicosia, Sports venues in Cyprus

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.

Located at 35.1473, 33.3121 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Indoor arenas in Cyprus, Music venues in Cyprus, Sport in Nicosia, Nicosia

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.

Located at 35.1556, 33.3706 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Economy of Cyprus, European System of Central Banks, Central banks, Banks of Cyprus, 1963 establishments in Cyprus, Banks established in 1963

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.

Located at 35.1779, 33.3547 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cyprus dispute, Border crossings of Cyprus, Border crossings of divided cities, Hotel buildings completed in 1949, Tourism in Cyprus

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.

Located at 35.1771, 33.3579 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
16th-century mosques, Mosques in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, Mosques in Nicosia, Visitor attractions in Nicosia

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.

Located at 35.1775, 33.366 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cathedrals in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, Mosques in Nicosia, Mosques converted from churches by the Ottoman Empire, 14th-century architecture

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.

Located at 35.172, 33.353 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Nicosia, Hospitals in Cyprus, Hospitals established in 1936, 2006 disestablishments, Buildings and structures completed in 1939, Demolished buildings and structures

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.

Located at 35.1801, 33.3446 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Crime in Cyprus, Prisons in Cyprus

Embassy of Turkey to the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus

The Embassy of Turkey to the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (Turkish: Türkiye'nin Kuzey Kıbrıs Türk Cumhuriyeti Büyükelçiliği) is located in the Turkish Sector of Nicosia, just outside the walls of the Old City.

Located at 35.1829, 33.3594 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Diplomatic missions of Turkey, Diplomatic missions in Northern Cyprus, Cyprus–Turkey relations

Faneromeni School

Faneromeni School, founded by Archbishop Makarios I in 1857, was the first all-girls school in Cyprus. The founder of the School, Archbishop Makarios I, was instrumental in the establishment of many other schools throughout the island of Cyprus in order to combat illiteracy. The School is located in the historical Faneromeni Square, situated in the centre of the capital and within the Venetian medieval walls of Nicosia.

Located at 35.1733, 33.3633 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Schools in Cyprus, Educational institutions established in 1857, Education in Nicosia, Nicosia

Cyprus Museum

The Cyprus Museum (also known as the Cyprus Archaeological Museum) is the oldest and largest archaeological museum in Cyprus. The museum houses artefacts discovered during numerous excavations on the island. The museum is home to the most extensive collection of Cypriot antiquities in the world and is located on Museum Street in central Nicosia. Its history goes hand in hand with the course of modern archaeology (and the Department of Antiquities) in Cyprus.

Located at 35.1717, 33.3553 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Museums in Nicosia, Archaeological museums, National museums, Buildings and structures completed in 1908, Museums established in 1882

Lefkotheo

The Lefkotheo arena was the first major indoor sports hall to be constructed in Cyprus. Its construction was finished in 1980, and it is located next to the Makario Stadium with which it shares a common car park. It caters for basketball, volleyball and handball matches but can also be converted to host badminton, gymnastics and boxing matches. It has a crowd capacity of 2,100 seated spectators. The arena played host to many events during the 1989 Games of the Small States of Europe.

Located at 35.1475, 33.3153 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Indoor arenas in Cyprus, Sport in Nicosia, Sports venues in Cyprus, Nicosia

Eleftheria square

Eleftheria square, is the main square in central Nicosia, Cyprus. It forms the intersection of Ledra and Onasagorou streets with Stasinou, Omirou, Kostaki Pantelidi, Konstandinou Palaiologou and Evagorou avenues. Prior to 1974 the centre of city was considered to be Faneromeni Square.

Located at 35.17, 33.36 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Cyprus, Squares in Nicosia, National squares

Cyprus Library

The Cyprus Library (Greek: Κυπριακή Βιβλιοθήκη Kypriakī́ Vivliothī́kī, Turkish: Kıbrıs Kütüphanesi) is the national library of the Republic of Cyprus.

Located at 35.1691, 33.3622 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Cypriot culture, National libraries, 1927 establishments in Cyprus, Libraries established in 1927

Imprisoned Graves

The "Imprisoned Graves" is a small cemetery located in the Central Jail of Nicosia, where 13 EOKA fighters, during the 1955-1959 liberation struggle for the liberation of Cyprus from the United Kingdom, were interred. Nine of them were hanged by the British, three were killed in action and one died in hospital from his battle wounds. The tombs were built in an area adjacent to the cells of the condemned and close to the gallows where they would be executed.

Located at 35.1804, 33.3437 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
EOKA

Ledra Street

Ledra Street (Greek: Οδός Λήδρας Odos Lidras, Turkish: Lokmacı Caddesi) is a major shopping thoroughfare in central Nicosia, Cyprus, which links North and South Nicosia. It is the site of the former Ledra Street barricade where the street ran across the United Nations buffer zone. The barricade symbolised the division of Nicosia between the Greek south and Turkish north which was under the control of the unrecognised, self-declared Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC).

Located at 35.1744, 33.3614 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Economy of Cyprus, Nicosia, Border crossings of Cyprus

Notre Dame de Tyre

Notre Dame de Tyre is a 14th century monastery in Nicosia, Cyprus. The existing building is gothic in style and consists of a square nave, with a semi-octagonal apse, cross vaults an arch covering the western part, a bell tower (built in 1860) and convent buildings to the north of the church. To the east of the nunnery buildings is the sarcophagus of Lady Dampierre, an Abbess of the nunnery. On the church floor are tombstones dating from the 14th and 15th centuries.

Located at 35.175, 33.3582 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Cypriot Orthodox monasteries, Christianity in Northern Cyprus, Nicosia, Historic sites in Cyprus, 14th-century architecture, Cypriot Armenians

Büyük Han

Buyuk Han (the Great Inn) is the largest caravansarai on the island of Cyprus and is considered to be one of the finest buildings on the island. Located in North Nicosia, Northern Cyprus, it was built by the Ottomans in 1572, the year after they had seized Cyprus from the Venetians. In the centre of the open courtyard is a mosque with a fountain for pre-prayer ablutions. It became the first city prison under British administration but reverted in 1893 to a hostel for poor families.

Located at 35.1763, 33.3625 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Nicosia, Ottoman architecture, Religious buildings completed in 1572, Caravanserais

Kyrenia Gate

The Kyrenia Gate is a gate in the Nicosia walls, in North Nicosia, Cyprus. It was the gate which was used for transport to the northern areas, especially Kyrenia. The gate was built in 1567 by Venetians, as a part of the new city walls. It was restored by the Ottomans in 1821, and a lookout was added to the gate for a probable Greek revolt. Now, the gate is used as a tourism information office by the Nicosia Turkish Municipality.

Located at 35.1814, 33.3617 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Nicosia, Fortification in Cyprus, Visitor attractions in Cyprus, Visitor attractions in Northern Cyprus

Faneromeni Square

Faneromeni Square, is an important historical square located within the Venetian walls of Nicosia. It hosts a number of historical buildings and monuments including Faneromeni Church, Faneromeni School, Faneromeni Library,and the Marble Mausoleum.

Located at 35.1735, 33.3628 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Squares in Nicosia, Nicosia

Shacolas Tower

Shacolas Tower is completed highrise building located in the centre of old Nicosia, the capital of Cyprus in Ledra Street. It is currently the highest building in Nicosia. It is considered a hallmark of the city's old town. The first 5 floors are Debenhams department stores and the 6th floor is considered to be a cafeteria offering a panoramic view of the old city of Nicosia. The 11th floor is an observatory and a museum overlooking the whole capital.

Located at 35.1719, 33.3615 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Nicosia, Cypriot architecture, Office buildings completed in 1996

Hadjigeorgakis Kornesios Mansion

The Hadjigeorgakis Kornesios Mansion is situated near the Archbishopric, in the neighbourhood of Saint Antonios in Nicosia, Cyprus, where the wealthy notables of the Greek community traditionally used to live.

Located at 35.1719, 33.3669 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Houses completed in 1793, Museums established in 1960, Houses in Cyprus, Buildings and structures in Nicosia, Museums in Nicosia, History of Cyprus

Solomos Square

Solomos square, is a square in central Nicosia, Cyprus. It forms the intersection of Rigenis Street and Omirou Avenue. It is the central bus station in Nicosia and it is estimated that over fifty thousand people pass from Solomos Square daily. Solomos square was remodelled in 2010 due to the initiative of former Mayor Eleni Mavrou .

Located at 35.1708, 33.3587 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Cyprus, Squares in Nicosia, National squares

Archbishop's Palace, Nicosia

Archbishop's Palace is the official residence and office of the archbishop of Cyprus located in Nicosia. The palace was built next to the "Old Archbishop's Palace" (built in the 17th century), between 1956 and 1960; in neo-Venetian architecture style. Although the palace is not open to the public; the Byzantine Museum, Library of the Archbishopric, Folk Art Museum and the National Struggle Museum located on its grounds are open to the public.

Located at 35.173, 33.3675 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in Nicosia, Buildings and structures completed in 1960

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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Enkómi, İncirli, Engomi, Égkomi, Έγκωμη