A wonderful camping area located in Nicosia district, among the beautiful green mountains.

Platania Camping site is located at Kakopetria – Troodos road, 5 km from Kakopetria on the left of the road just before the Platania forest station.

The altitude is 1100 meters while the maximum capacity in terms of tents and caravans is 150. The capacity in persons is 600.

There are 5 camping sites in the state forests with a total capacity of 2,400 persons in which camping is allowed for a small fee for overnight stay. The Forestry Department manages three of these camping sites (one of these is the Platania Camping Site) while the other two that are also situated in state forest land, are managed by other agencies. They provide facilities like barbecues, drinking water, tables and washrooms.