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MONASTERIES (KYKKOS, MACHAIRAS) - MARI

Kykkos Monastery – Mountainous Resorts - Mari

Starting your journey from Kykkos Holy Monastery, head towards the community of Prodromos. Drive past Pedoulas and when you reach the entrance of Prodromos, turn left heading to Kakopetria. Once you have reached Kakopetria, you will find the road leading from Nicosia to Troodos. Turn right and at the Crossroads of Karvounas, go left heading to Kyperounta. Cross the villages of Kyperounta, Handria, Agros, Palaichori and Apliki. After driving past Apliki, turn right towards Farmakas. Drive uphill towards the water dam of Apliki and you will be led to Farmakas. Cross Farmakas and head towards Odou, the first village of the mountainous region of Larnaka. In other words, once you have crossed Farmakas, you will cross the borders from the Nicosia District to the Larnaka District. While driving downhill to Odou, you will encounter Ora, Lagia and the road exit to Vavla. Next, you will reach Choirokitia.  From there on, drive towards the highway leading from Nicosia to Lemesos. Take the exit to Zygi and you will reach the roundabout of Zygi. Turn right to enter the old road leading from Nicosia to Lemesos and you will arrive at one of the most beautiful villages of the Larnaka District, Mari, within about five minutes.

It will take you approximately 1 hour and 40 minutes to reach Mari from Kykkos Monastery. The route is marked on the map in orange colour.

Machairas Holy Monastery - Mari

If you are located at the Holy Monastery of Machairas and you wish to visit Mari, drive past the communities of Vavatsinia, Pano Lefkara, Kato Lefkara and Skarinou. Next, enter the highway leading from Nicosia to Lemesos. Drive past the exit to Choirokitia and take the highway exit to Zygi. You will then reach the roundabout of Zygi. Turn right to enter the old road leading from Nicosia to Lemesos and you should reach the beautiful community of Mari in about five minutes.  
This route is marked on the map in light blue colour.

 

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COMMUNITY COUNCIL OF MARI
7736, Mari
Tel. 24333030
Fax 24333315
Ε-Mail: info@mari.org.cy
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