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Beautiful

This mosque is worth a visit for both Muslims and Non Muslims. The architecture is lovely. It has... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ahmsjs
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Wollongong, Australia
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Spiritual

Nice and big mosque, it is considered as the biggest mosque in ankara. During the holy month of... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2018
Laith A
via mobile
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This commanding mosque was built between 1967 and 1987 and is both the newest and largest in the city.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Ankara, Turkey
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This mosque is worth a visit for both Muslims and Non Muslims. The architecture is lovely. It has stain glass windows and a massive sphere shaped chandelier in the centre of the main area (surrounded by smaller sphere shaped chandeliers). Very pretty. Large outdoor area...More

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Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

Nice and big mosque, it is considered as the biggest mosque in ankara. During the holy month of ramadan theres a wide space out side that families gathered for prayer

1  Thank Laith A
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Reviewed 16 May 2018

Kocatepe Camisi is located at the heart of Ankara. The architecture is not so special as the mosques in İstanbul and Edirne as it was built between 1967 and 87, however the dome and the artistic approach can better be seen inside rather than outside....More

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Reviewed 16 May 2018

The Kocatepe Mosque is not a historical place, but it is one of the most eye-catching placed to visit in the Ankara. The architecture is great and you would really love it by sure. It is located in the Ankara city centre and just 15...More

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Reviewed 20 April 2018

I have never visited such a beautiful mosque before. The atmosphere is very calm, inside the church is nice. On the perimeter of the mosque, there are 3 tiers, everywhere the floor is covered with carpets. I enjoyed visiting this mosque.

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Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

Visited the mosque, church and the palace in one day from morning till afternoon. Had a wonderful lunch in the nearby restaurant (there are plenty to choose from). A great experience overall

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Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

I was afraid they would let me climb up to visit it all but they did. I found an empty spot and started meditating. It was such a peaceful feeling. The mosque is absolutely amazing. The architecture, the decor, everything about it is superb. It's...More

Thank David M
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Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

I was on a work trip to Ankara and Kocatepe was fairly close to my hotel. The size of the mosque is impressive and the inside is very nice. I understand it is fairly new, so it does not have all the history of other...More

Thank Arturo N
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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Hugely but aesthetically pleasing mosque. Magnificent interior. Heavenly domes and ceilings decorated with superb delicacy. Well worth a visit

Thank Michael K
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Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

It's a new mosque at center of the city I don't think this can be a interesting place to visit ... there are lots of places in the city more interesting

Thank farinaz A
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