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Platanistasa is a village in the Nicosia District of Cyprus, located 14 km southwest of Mitsero. Platanistasa is in the northern side of Troodos in Pitsilia region. Average altitude of Platanistasa is 940 meters. Pre-Christan graves are found in village. The village of Platanistasa together with some other villages was granted 1474 to relative of Catherine Cornaro, Queen of Cyprus.
In Platanistasa there is Stavros tou Agiasmati, church, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site along with nine other Painted Churches in the Troödos Region.