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Tarsus Ulu Cami (Grand Mosque)

Camii Nur District, Tarsus, Turkey
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Religious historical site

Beautiful mosque that still holds the essence of the past. Those who enjoy visiting historical... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2016
AishaSK
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Ulsan, South Korea
Grand mosque Tarsus

Old church turned/modified to mosque during ramazan oğulları (before ottoman empire) There are 2... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2016
mustafa k
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Mersin, Turkey
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
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27 Jul 2016
“Religious historical site”
8 Jul 2016
“Grand mosque Tarsus”
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Camii Nur District, Tarsus, Turkey
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Reviewed 27 July 2016

Beautiful mosque that still holds the essence of the past. Those who enjoy visiting historical sites will appreciate this place. Women should dress modestly and bring a headscarf along or you won't be able to enter. Right by the entrance theres a little market selling...More

1  Thank AishaSK
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Old church turned/modified to mosque during ramazan oğulları (before ottoman empire) There are 2 minarets,but öne of it damaged due to thunder

Thank mustafa k
Reviewed 20 April 2016

The mosque was built in 1579. It was up until recently the hub of Tarsus. One of the minarets was changed into a clock tower in 1895.

1  Thank Sakin G
Reviewed 23 July 2015 via mobile

A great mosque reminiscent of the Ottoman regime with the typical Ottoman Architecture and the fascinating and amazing Calligraphy which was an unforgettable experience. Dr.Javed Rasheed

1  Thank drjavedrasheed
Reviewed 2 January 2013

I think this is the most beautiful mosque in Tarsus. It was built in 16th century. Also the around of this mosque is very beautiful with a 16th century built covered bazaar, a hammam and old turkish style coffee and tea houses. You can see...More

5  Thank Oguz B
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