Save to your city mapThe beautiful Sultanahmet Mosque (or the Blue Mosque)is characterized by its colour with its blueish glow, the dome, and the six minarets. Named after Sultan Ahmet, who initiated its construction, the mosque is situated on the edge of the center, directly opposite the Aya Sofua mosque. It is possible to visit the mosque, buy ensure you use the right entrance of which there are two, one for Musilms, and one for tourists. You are required to take off your shoes, and woman have to wear a headscarf as a symbol of respect. Once inside, admire the interior, the large lamp that hangs on steel cables, Muslim rituals, and discover more information about the Blue Mosque.
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Posted by Ramazan E. - 7 days ago
My favourite mosque in Istanbul, looks better covered in snow
Posted by Jarrod Brown - 11 days ago
The fountain in front of Blue mosque. @ Blue Mosque, Sultan ahmet Istanbul https://t.co/JPN60wZfKO
Posted by Farid nurrahman - 3 days ago
Just posted a photo @ Blue Mosque, Sultan ahmet Istanbul http://t.co/kXVbDvuEAH
Posted by Shayma Alb - 10 days ago
The Blue Mosque (Sultan Ahmet Mosque) set against a beautiful blue sky! Istanbul, Turkey. http://t.co/Pk4BEYI9EV
Posted by i love SUPER C - 10 days ago
Human Appeal's Aspiring Leaders Umrah Tour group in the Sultan Ahmet Mosque in Istanbul. http://t.co/KmVTv75uBy
Posted by Human Appeal Aus - 11 days ago
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Posted by Esmir Milavic - 11 days ago
'When we have nothing left then Allah, we discover that Allah is enough'Blue Mosque / Sultan Ahmet Camii, Istanbul http://t.co/kmMPFD9mg3
Posted by Hazanah - 11 days ago
RT @Turkey_Pics: From the dome a view inside the Sultan Ahmet Mosque #Istanbul #Turkey (Photo by Mehmet Çetin) http://t.co/OOevneHoAL
Posted by Turkey Observed - 13 days ago
With Monica and Mom at Blue Mosque, Sultan Ahmet, Istanbul, Turkey [pic] — https://t.co/kjDbL9RFU4
Posted by ellora bahar - 14 days ago
Inananlatin sins and accept God you gracious prayers .. Thank God for you ..
Posted by Okan D. - 2 years ago
Allahümme Inneke afüvvün kerimün tuhibül afve fa'fü years. Amin.
Posted by Mermaid 🐬. - 2 years ago
Breathtaking architecture. Must-visit during your visit to Istanbul (And it's free to enter after all). Photo credits: Omar Abu Omar
Posted by Omar Abu Omar - 2 years ago
The Sultanahmet mosque is used for an establishing shot of Istanbul featuring the Bosphorus and Hagia Sophia in From Russia with Love (1963).
Posted by Filmsquare - 1 year ago
Speech by Turkish holiday ☺ BAS focused arrive alrsol and grow up suddenly at least u know ure doing something!
Posted by Bee - 1 year ago
A truly spectacular mosque. Its a must visit in Istanbul. Spend sometime inside its very peaceful and mesmerising. *ladies take something to cover your legs, shoulders and head.
Posted by Mairy ✈️ - 5 months ago
This is very very good a place which all you have to go around :)
Posted by Ömer D. - 2 years ago
Huge and really beautiful from outside view. Nothing special incide
Posted by Temo Machitidze - 6 months ago
Blue and marvelous! Also crowded since is closed to the main attractions in Istanbul. But just give yourself the opportunity to visit this mosque and be dazzled by its beauty.
Posted by Bianca Bueno - 7 months ago
If you want to pray for Friday, go there early..and for non-muslims, make sure to wait by the side door to avoid the long lines by the main gate...
Posted by nurZ -. - 1 year ago
This was my best St. Nicolas night !!!!!!
Posted by Lyalya - 1 year ago
When I first saw the glory of the outside of this that fascinates me! kekeleten me as a mosque and a istanbullu grows old makes you feel more beautiful than oneself ..
Posted by Selcen Zehra Ş. - 2 years ago
When you have been inside you can feel freedom with Blue colors... Özgürlüğü Mavi İle Hissedebilirsiniz
Posted by Tanju Hogir Abo - 2 years ago
The mosque is amazing, stunning architecture and wall cladding, but you have to take off the shoes and in winter its damn cold
Posted by Giorgi Merebashvili - 2 months ago
Incredible.. Not easy to define in words. Its a peace place must to visit in Istanbul.
Posted by Abdulrahman Almutairi - 3 months ago
See all the popular places where young people in Istanbul hang out
Posted by Grant - 10 months ago
View full size masterpiece from the earth that are not
Posted by Celil Sahin D. - 2 years ago
Lacking here in Istanbul to live in shame.
Posted by Tomasso A. - 1 year ago
Night & Sultan Ahmet Mosque , Istanbul ... http://t.co/k3paUhGS7l
Posted by Üsküdarlı - 1 month ago
Istanbul's Blue Mosque is its most recognizable attraction! Here are a few ways to see this incredible palace: http://t.co/mU5tWOYKc0
Posted by Viator.com - 3 months ago
Sultan Ahmet or Blue Mosque in Istanbul http://t.co/Irg8JerCWZ
Posted by Peace for All - 4 months ago
Another lovely day near the Blue Mosque. The Disney castle was based on that you know. @ Sultan Ahmet… http://t.co/SR80YoDWCo
Posted by Sheree Milli - 6 months ago See image
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Posted by BaharBuyukgunes - 8 months ago See image
Backstage, B4 the shoes come off, Sultan Ahmet Mosque, Blue Mosque, ISTANBUL. Beautiful chilled calm… http://t.co/551k5nsfFn
Posted by jenny bannister - 6 months ago See image
Take me back to the sultan ahmet mosque #Throwback #Istanbul http://t.co/mKuQlcRIWJ
Posted by Moose - 6 months ago
More of this beautiful historic mosque. @ Sultan Ahmet/Blue Mosque http://t.co/41C6pANPIU
Posted by Yassin Omar - 6 months ago See image
The #BlueMosque built in 1609 by Sultan Ahmet is the most important mosque in Istanbul . Built in… http://t.co/DcXyvVKZj6
Posted by M. Lawrence-Bullard - 30 days ago See image
The Blue Mosque has taken my breath away 👆 #lookingup @ Sultan Ahmet/Blue Mosque http://t.co/KKbsKmjKIL
Posted by Krystal Bick - 6 months ago See image
Sultan Ahmet Ottoman Imperial Mosque (Istanbul, Turkey): ►http://t.co/YSpKmvb7V9 http://t.co/JhrvjPWV3Z
Posted by IslamicArtAndQuotes - 3 months ago See image
Magrib <3 #peace #love #serenity @ Blue mosque, Sultan Ahmet Mosque http://t.co/gDZoHNToF3
Posted by Maryam - 8 months ago See image
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