Lala Mustafa Pasha Mosque, Famagusta

4.4
Lala Mustafa Pasha Mosque is located in Famagusta. Put Lala Mustafa Pasha Mosque at the forefront of your travel plans using our Famagusta trip itinerary maker app .
Improve this listing »
Create an itinerary including Lala Mustafa Pasha Mosque
map
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors
Lala Mustafa Pasha Mosque Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.0
385 reviews
Google
4.5
TripAdvisor
  • Again a church converted to a mosque. Watch out: the coronation of the King of Jerusalem, noteworthy the rosette, Cactus leaf symbols. The towers collapsed during an earthquake. Inside: beautiful mosque.
    View original
  • The Lala Mustafa Pasha Mosque really is stunning! If in Cyprus, in particular this area you must visit. A great piece of history! This beautiful building is set in a lovely area. It was nice to see to...  more »
  • The sultan has transformed the Church into a mosque but the height and its direction is not made for Muslim worship
    View original
Google
  • It is an interesting experience to visit a former cathedral as a mosque. This place (I have a hard time calling it a mosque) has a very unique atmosphere. It is very different than other cathedrals with the same style because it has a distinct mediterrainian influence. In the women's prayer section you can see the "tomb" of a religious leader (bishop probably). Rather than restoring some windows, they chose to close them off. In one of my pictures you can see an original window, a renewed window and a closed off window side by side. It shows how conservation and restoration is done in different eras..
  • The building is very impressive.Stunning infact.I do visit monasteries,churches and mosques but i didn't go in this time.I was on an organised tour and not enough time to explore properly.5.5.2018
  • Most Historical Mosque and building in famagusta ( formerly Church. St. Sophia ) town. In use and perfect condition. ( former St. Nicholas Cathetral )
  • Lala Mustafa paşa Mosque or St. Nicholas Cathedral. It's open and on service. If you visit you can see the smooth conversion from a Cathedral to a Mosque
  • Charming gothic cathedral which was later rebuilt into a mosque. Best views from the outside, but nothing to see inside: empty white walls and carpets. Might be interesting to come in only for prayers.
Places to stay near Lala Mustafa Pasha Mosque

Plan your trip to Famagusta

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans to Lala Mustafa Pasha Mosque by other users

8 days in Cyprus BY A USER FROM JORDAN November, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 8 days in Cyprus BY A USER FROM PAKISTAN March, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 17 days in Northern Cyprus BY A USER FROM KENYA November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 28 days in Northern Cyprus BY A USER FROM KENYA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Nairobi & Northern Cyprus BY A USER FROM KENYA November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Northern Cyprus BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM October, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Northern Cyprus BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM October, kids, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, kids, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Protaras BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Famagusta BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM September, relaxing, beaches, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 1 day in Famagusta BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM October, teens, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 10 days in Protaras BY A USER FROM ESTONIA October, teens, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 33 days in Cyprus BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM November, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans