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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 December 26, 2017
Habib Neccar Mosque

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

Reviewed January 24, 2017
Chiorean N
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Dec 26, 2017
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Reviewed 1 week ago

...this mosque claims to have the tombs of St Paul and St John. A plaque in the mosque explains how Habibi Neccar accepted the teachings of the apostles of Jesus! It appears that there was a pre-Islamic church here. Habibi Neccar, himself, is also pre-Islamic,...More

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Reviewed December 26, 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 :)

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Reviewed December 23, 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.

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Reviewed January 24, 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 November 13, 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

Reviewed September 16, 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.

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Reviewed June 15, 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 March 22, 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

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Reviewed October 29, 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 July 10, 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

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