Hasan Paşa Hanı
Diyarbakır's most impressive mosque is the Ulu Cami, built in 1091 by a Seljuk sultan. Incorporating elements from an earlier Byzantine...
Cahit Sıtkı Tarancı Museum
The poet Cahit Sıtkı Tarancı (1910–56) was born in this two-storey black basalt house built in 1820 in a side street about 50m north of...
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...
Dicle Şelale Cafe
Concealed in the labyrinth of lanes off busy Gazi Caddesi, this courtyard cafe is worth seeking out for its kilim-bedecked interior,...
More expensive than the kahvaltı spots along Kıbrıs Caddesi, but worth it for the glorious ambience of the restored Hasan Paşa Hanı....
Gazi Caddesi · interesting places nearby
Hasan Paşa Hanı information
Opposite the Ulu Cami, this restored 16th-century caravanserai is occupied by carpet shops and jewellers, and is perfect for a leisurely breakfast. Live music is also regularly advertised, and the friendly Kamer Avlu cafe downstairs is run by an organisation supporting women's rights in eastern Turkey.