The weather in Cyprus can vary drastically depending on the season, so it is important to pack clothes accordingly.
In the summer, Cyprus is very hot and dry, with temperatures exceeding 40 º C during the peak. In July and August the temperature climbs over 45 º C, nights are 20 to 24 ºC.
Those who cannot endure the heat should visit in the optimal-temperature months of September and October.
In the winter the temperature is very low so it is advised to bring a warm coat, thermal vests and extra socks. The coldest months are January and February with an average maximum temperature of 15-16 º C. Temperatures under 0ºC is a rarity, although it is possible.
Spring and Autumn are the most optimal for visiting as the weather is neither hot or cold. This is March to May, and September to November.
From Larnaca to the dergah by bus
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Important: Buses on the Greek side require Euros and buses on the Turkish side require Turkish Lira so Remember to have both currencies at hand.
1- Outside the airport catch the '425' bus towards DEKELEIA via "Cyprus public transport" (every 20 mins)
2- Get off at stop 13 "the old hospital" (22min journey)
3- Catch the 42 towards Nicosia via 'Intercity Buses'
4- Get off at the last stop which is Solomon square and walk towards lefkosia bus station (30 min walk)
Important: When crossing through the checkpoint, make sure to ask the Turkish side for 30 days visa, say you are visiting family friends
5- At the bus station catch a bus to Güzelyurt bus station (45 min) (every
6- At Güzelyurt bus station catch a bus to lefke (30min) (every 30mins) Tell the driver to let you off at "Sheikh Nazim Dergah"
7- Look up to see the nearest minaret and walk towards it. "Mahkeme
From here you can walk down to the Dergah easily.
OR BOOK A TAXI WITH US
Brothers in Lefke
Everyday when Mawlana is in Lefke:
Small breakfast at 8:00 am daily. Directly afterwards there is the possibility of working in the fields with Mawlana.
It is possible to meet Mawlana Shaykh Mehmet, when he is in Lefke, and Shaykh Mehmet Nazim after Dhuhr and Isha prayers.
Khatam-i Khwajagan after the Isha prayer. Ladies have a separate section.
09:00 am visiting the Maqam of Hajjah Amina to read the Quran
Sisters in Lefke
Dhikr with Hajjah Ruckiye after Asr prayers at the ladies guesthouse
Mawlid with Hajjah Rukiye before Asr prayers at the Dergah
Khatam-i Khwajagan after the Isha prayer. Ladies have a separate section
Mawlid with Hajjah Rukiye before Asr prayers in the Dergah
Mawlid with Hajjah Rukiye before Asr prayers in the Dergah,