Palaikythro

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Palaikythro
Palaikythro is located in Cyprus
Palaikythro
Palaikythro
Location in Cyprus
Coordinates: 35°12′24″N 33°29′36″E / 35.20667°N 33.49333°E / 35.20667; 33.49333Coordinates: 35°12′24″N 33°29′36″E / 35.20667°N 33.49333°E / 35.20667; 33.49333
Country  Cyprus
 • District Nicosia District
Country (controlled by)  Northern Cyprus
 • District Lefkoşa District
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) EEST (UTC+3)

Palaikythro (Greek: Παλαίκυθρο, Turkish: Balıkesir) is a village in the Nicosia District of Cyprus, located 6 km south of Kythrea, on the main Nicosia-Famagusta highway. The village is under de facto control of Northern Cyprus.