below the Troodos
mountains, 74 km away from Nicosia, Lefke (Lefka) is a small and friendly town in the north west
Its inhabitants will tell you that its citrus fruits are the tastiest and the
juiciest in the whole of the island. This is because of its rich soil, plentiful water and
Its Turkish character reflects the domination of the area by the Ottoman
Empire for more than three hundred years.
The town also houses one of North Cyprus'
universities, European University of Lefke.