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  The Mosque of Hala Sultan Tekke
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Built in 1816 over the tomb of Umm Haram, allegedly a relative of Prophet Mohhamed who died on this spot in 649 during the first Arab raids.
The Mosque is an important place of Moslem pilgrimage ranking immediately after the shrines of Mecca, Medina and Al Aqsha in Jerusalem.

Daily:07.30 - 19:30 June - August.

09:00-18:00 April-May & Sept-Oct.

09:00-17:00 November-March.

There is a small entrance fee here.

Directions: Dromolaxia, 5 km (3 miles) west of Larnaca town, near the Airport area.

Review Helpfulness: 4.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Jul 31, 2010
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