Diyarbakır's most impressive mosque is the Ulu Cami, built in 1091 by a Seljuk sultan. Incorporating elements from an earlier Byzantine...
The Dengbêj Evi (House of Dengbêj) showcases the Kurdish tradition of Dengbêj, storytelling by song. Kurdish elders gather together in...
Şeyh Mutahhar Camii
The Şeyh Mutahhar Camii is famous for its minaret, but its engineering is even more interesting – the tower stands on four slender...
Hasan Paşa Hanı
Opposite the Ulu Cami, this restored 16th-century caravanserai is occupied by carpet shops and jewellers, and is perfect for a leisurely...
Diyabakır Kahvaltı Evi
Kick off another fascinating Diyabakır day with a leisurely breakfast in the leafy courtyard of this heritage mansion. A posse of cats...
Gazi Caddesi · interesting places nearby
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The draw here is the restored Çizmeci Köşkü (a carved wooden pavilion) in the gardens. It's a lovely spot for a tea, coffee or something stronger.