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Reviewed 2 days ago

A lovely place to visit on a very hot day. We found it to be a very cool calm atmosphere within the mosque.

Thank Carol G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A must see and can’t be missed during a walk around the old walled town, the building is beautiful and still used for services. You must wear head wear which they provide and remove your shoes if you go inside

Thank Travel280418
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great historical sight surrounded with a few more architectural gems unfortunately touched by tough times. The mosque itself is well preserved and visitors (irrespective of their religion or beliefs) can enter the mosque outside prayer times, which we did too. Please bear in mind no...More

Thank LadyBa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Began in 1298, this beautiful building was consecrated as the Catholic Cathedral of St Nicholas in 1328. It is the largest building in Famagusta and dominates the ancient city. Converted to a mosque in 1571 and renamed Lala Mustafa Pasha after the Grand Vizier at...More

Thank rover901
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Take time to explore this mosque. The building is amazing and would be lovely to see the building during prayer. Nice restaurant near by as well. Nice cool place to visit in the heat of the day.

Thank MrCV1971
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

We visited this lovely old building during our tour with Mr John. I was weating shorts and was asked to put a long skirt on which was provided, I was happy to oblige but some refused to do so and therefore didnt go in! There...More

Thank julie g
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

This former Venetian church is the most important construction in the whole Famagusta. It's located in the middle of Old Town district with restaurants and bars around it. Like all the other parts of the city it's a safe place and suitable for all type...More

Thank Orod P
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Maybe if there was a overview of the history of this place would be nice to read whilst there. Lovely interior. Open and didn’t cost to access this.

Thank Shaz K
Reviewed 19 July 2018

Avoid prayer times! Men need long trousers not shorts! Ladies cover their heads. Beautiful architecture!

Thank Gr0up8
Reviewed 16 July 2018

The Greek Orhodox church was converted to a mosque, with the Turkish invasion. We did not go in, because they were praying in side.

Thank GustavPotgieter
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