There is no point going there for a visit. Just an old building and nothing else. It's just an old path place.
During a short visit in the occupied part of Nicosia, we visited also this place, which is very atmospheric, but actually a market with coffee shops, a restaurant and some souvenir shops. The day was really sunny and we enjoyed a cup of greek-cypriot-turkish ;) coffee. It is nothing special that you have to see there. Just make a walk... More
The Buyuk Han is definately a place to visit in Nicosia. It is located inside the old walls of the city within the Turkish sector. Sit, savour the atmosphere and have a coffee and eat baklava that has been made at one of the cafes.
During my vocation at Kyrenia, i also visited Nicosia. I loved the ancient city. Most important thing in ancient city was preserved historicity. There are too many buildings which were designed in accordance with either English architecture or Ottoman architecture: such as Buyuk Han. Also When you are in Buyuk Han you may feel as if you are in 16th... More
Really nice atmosphere. Having wandered round Northern Nicosia for a while, it was good to stop and sit in the courtyard and enjoy a beer and some food. Interesting place to visit and no pressure to buy from the many interesting craft stalls.
We loved the atmosphere within this place. It was great just to sit at a cafe & ‘people watch’. We’ve been to a few of these ancient inns, throughout our visits to Turkey, but never tire of seeing them, or visiting new ones. It’s great to see the structure pretty much as it was back then, in Ottoman times, when... More
Buyuk Han is located on the Turkish side very close to the border. Once you are in the structure it feels like you travel to ancient times. Just like in the movies it has a feeling of an Egyptian bazaar. The place reflect the rich heritage of the island which I never knew before despite visiting many times. Also while... More
A must if your travel to the Turkish side of Nicosia Don't forget your passport as you need it to get from the south
An interesting part of the history of Nicosia/Lefkosa. Was an old inn in years gone by.Lovely to sit in the courtyard and have lunch or a cool drink.A must see when in Turkish Republic of Northern Cypress
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