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Nice place to visit

Nice mosque located in Antakya city center. If you have time good place to visit. The building is... read more

Reviewed 27 December 2017
Shirinerica
Habib Neccar Mosque

I visited the mosque in the evening , really beautiful place, I recommend it! Muslim tradition say... read more

Reviewed 24 January 2017
Chiorean N
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“Nice place to visit”
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Reviewed 27 December 2017

Nice mosque located in Antakya city center. If you have time good place to visit. The building is nicely maintained. There is a café next to the mosque. Also nice garden area is inside of the mosque. Very peaceful :)

1  Thank Shirinerica
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

If you have seen one, you have seen them all. Nothing incredibly unique or different here than every other mosque in the world.

Thank BJ R
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

I visited the mosque in the evening , really beautiful place, I recommend it! Muslim tradition say Habib Neccar was a man who died in Antakya. His name was mentioned in Qur'an.The old name of Antakia is Antioch and it was an important city in...More

Thank Chiorean N
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Very interesting mosque. I recommend to visit tombs of Habib-i Neccar at the basement and Hz Yunus (St. Jonas) at the entrance. I am very curious about is there a consensus about the location of tomb of St. Jonas being in Antakya/Turkey among christian and...More

Thank CANKUTSERTLEK
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Very well maintained. It is a pride of town's people. It is located in the center of town. I had very little time to spend time around the building.

Thank ufukonen
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Nice small mosque in the middle of very busy street. There are few coffins including Habibi Neccar coffin was there. Well maintained in the middle of the hassle & bustle area in old Antakya

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Reviewed 22 March 2016

The Habibi Neccar Camii on Kemal Paşa Cad:, is named after a locally revered Muslim Saint who lived above the town, in a mountain cave. Originally a church, it was converted during the 13thC Mameluk occupation. It is noticeable for its Arab styled minaret with...More

1  Thank hayesy2015
Reviewed 29 October 2015 via mobile

It is very central location. You can arrive by car , by walking or by public transportation. When you go there , you can feel a little bit weird because of ita interesting story of mosque.

Thank ernur p
Reviewed 11 July 2015 via mobile

The Habibi Neccar Mosque is dedicated to a Christian martyr. For this and many other reasons it embodies the tolerance that characterizes Hatay. The mosque is a modest structure and far less elaborate than many other mosques that I have seen in Turkey. The people...More

1  Thank vaquero viajero
Reviewed 27 May 2015

You will likely find it challenging to understand the actual events and protagonists behind the history of this mosque and the Christian martyrs, including Habib the Caroente, Habibi Neccar, in whose honor this mosque is named. Who is buried there? But, in the so diverse...More

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