Karpass Peninsula

Map of tip of Karpass Peninsula (Cyprus) showing location of the Apostolos Andreas Monastery

The Karpass Peninsula (Karpasia, Turkish: Kırpaşa) is a long, finger-like peninsula that is one of the most prominent geographical features of the island of Cyprus. It's farthest extent is Cape Apostolos Andreas, and it's major population center is the town of Rizokarpasso/Dipkarpaz.

Panagia Kanakaria in Lythrangomi. Mosaics from the church was stolen after the occupation of North Cyprus.


Rizokarpaso or Rizokarpasso

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