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Sehzade Mehmet Mosque

Sehzadebasi Cad. | Vefa, Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey
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Awesome place. Better to visit on June - July

This is one of the most beautiful mosques in Turkey. The best season to visit is May, June, July... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Marco M
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Loja, Ecuador
One of the top mosques and worth to visit

We visited many mosques in Istanbul and this is in our top 3. Great Ottoman architecture. It has... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2018
Rexonaut
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Belgium
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Sehzadebasi Cad. | Vefa, Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the most beautiful mosques in Turkey. The best season to visit is May, June, July. Also recommended the Blue Mosque. Esta es una de las más bellas mezquitas en Turquia. Recomiendo visitarla en Mayo, Junio o Julio. Imperdible la Mezquita Azul.

Thank Marco M
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Reviewed 26 May 2018

We visited many mosques in Istanbul and this is in our top 3. Great Ottoman architecture. It has great and enorm carpet - good feeling to the toes! :)

Thank Rexonaut
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Reviewed 23 April 2018

A masterpiece of Othomon architecture, with its so typical domes and minerets. Free entry and worthwhile the visit

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Reviewed 18 April 2018

Sehzade Mehmet Mosque is another great mosque in Istanbul. We visited several mosques during our stay and this one rates as one of the better ones and more noteworthy. Very historical and quite beautiful.

Thank Dimitris L
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

We we walking to the faith mosque and passed this. A delight to see, another luxurious carpet to sink your toes into and marvel at the interior of the domes

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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Of his 22 year old son Suleiman the magnificient got this mosque complex built and the famous mimar(architect)Sinan was commissioned for it.

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

 In addition to the 500-year-old complex mosque built by the architect Sinan, there is imaret, tabhane, madrasa and school. Near Saraçhane, it is 4 minutes walk from Vezneciler Metro station in front of Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality. The first son of the great Süleyman and Hürrem...More

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Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

One of the biggest mosques in Istanbul. Have a big garden surrounded it. Amazing from inside and outside from islamic decoration prospective

Thank Abdulmoez-Tahmaz
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Reviewed 14 October 2017

This mosque is "off the beaten path"; less visitors. We were welcomed by an usher who took all the time to explain things and answer the questions we had. The inside is beautiful, the tiles!! The grounds are nice for a peaceful stroll.

Thank Peter_vB2015
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

There were so many mosques in the end i was actually getting confused :) the ottoman architecture is quiet similar. But i enjoyed visiting most of them and this was no exception.

Thank arwajid
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You can take tram T1 westbound to Aksaray, or to Laleli, then it'll be 10-15 minutes walking uphill. There may be bus, but tram would be the best and most straightforward way for tourists. Don't forget to stop by at Valens... More
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