The International Scout Camp

26 - 2 September 2017

Platania Camping Site

Platania Scout Camp Centre is located approximately 65 km away from Lefkosia (Nicosia) the capital city of the country, on Troodos Mountain. Troodos Mountain range is the highest mountain in Cyprus with its highest peak at Mount Olympus (1.952 meters). The weather in August is constantly warm with daily high temperatures at around 30oC and low at around 16oC. Platania Scout Camp Centre Camp can facilitate approximately 180-200 people in tents and small huts. With a favorable climate all year round, the camp offers lots of activities such as a wide network of different nature trails for hiking. 

Participants will be provided with tentage and catering services.Food will be served on table and it is part of the camp's facilities as it is prepared by professional staff. (Note that 28, 29 and 30 of August are fastening days for Christian Orthodox). Participants will need to bring with them only their clothing, sleeping bag, and other personal or exhibit items. This will significantly reduce the overall costs for individual participants, patrols, leaders or IST.