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.
Incredible.. Not easy to define in words. Its a peace place must to visit in Istanbul.
Posted by Abdulrahman Almutairi - 3 days ago
Check the praying times before visiting. You want to be sure to see the inside.
Posted by Paula Zeltiņa - 7 days ago
The Blue Mosque seen from Sultan Ahmet Park, Istanbul. #bluemosque #sultanahmetcamii #istanbul… http://t.co/hqUGoFsAZq
Posted by Edü Denali - 7 days ago See image
The Sultan Ahmet Mosque, or the Blue Mosque is know for its blue tiles that decorate the interior. @… http://t.co/Ys9V4mwQek
Posted by David Benedict - 8 days ago See image
This is the famous and serene Blue Mosque built in 1609. Sultan Ahmet commissioned the mosque during… http://t.co/ascZCfoHwH
Posted by Jessica Vo - 8 days ago See image
Light of Allah. #bluemosque #istanbul @ Sultan Ahmet/Blue Mosque http://t.co/66V0dqK65N
Posted by Philip Martucci - 11 days ago See image
Subhanallah😍"@Islamic_Memo: Sultan Ahmet Mosque in Istanbul. Commissioned during the sultanate of Ahmed I in the early 1600s."
Posted by Annisa Briana - 11 days ago
Turkey Istanbul mosque Sultan Ahmet blue. http://t.co/98C5Dg8jLO
Posted by Sezgin Keskin - 14 days ago
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Posted by rabia ayan - 14 days ago
Inananlatin sins and accept God you gracious prayers .. Thank God for you ..
Posted by Okan D. - 1 year ago
Allahümme Inneke afüvvün kerimün tuhibül afve fa'fü years. Amin.
Posted by Mermaid 🐬. - 1 year 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 ✈️ - 2 months ago
This is very very good a place which all you have to go around :)
Posted by Ömer D. - 1 year ago
Huge and really beautiful from outside view. Nothing special incide
Posted by Temo Machitidze - 3 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 - 4 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 -. - 9 months ago
This was my best St. Nicolas night !!!!!!
Posted by Lyalya - 11 months 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
See all the popular places where young people in Istanbul hang out
Posted by Grant - 7 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
Even foreigners can not get enough of a place to go inside and look at the importance for Muslims and the location is great.
Posted by Ensar İ. - 1 year ago
"Pray for every place on earth .. but this temple temple temple to another .. Lord knows you're the best for their hearts .. we extract and a promise to aug its share of servants ..."
Posted by Özlem Ç. - 1 year ago
One of the most peaceful places in addition to the sultan ahmet mosque and not monolithic dome also one of the columns of marble brought from the palace :)
Posted by Kamil Levent Y. - 1 year ago
Eda ediliyor.Ne ordinary Muslim who says happy Eid prayer in a big way.
Posted by Cem D. - 1 year ago
One of his most beautiful works of our ancestors
Posted by Ahmet B. - 1 year ago
O Our Lord!Mağfiretinle covers please forgive!Defect cover up!Us take you kullarınla hermit! (AMEN) MACC/193 "Congregation prayer prayer and happiness of the soul. Ramadan will surely come.
Posted by ŞÜHEDA G. - 1 year ago
On the winner. Peace musicista playing music:)
Posted by Murat - 1 year ago
الله Ɣå help me for implementing fast & worship pm. Keep me dr & dosa2nya negligence. Give me remembrance remembrance remember you in a continuous form with TaufiqMu
Posted by Padewi D. - 1 year ago
Sultan Ahmet or Blue Mosque in Istanbul http://t.co/Irg8JerCWZ
Posted by Peace for All - 28 days 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 - 2 months ago See image
Blue Mosque #comeseeturkey #istanbul #turkey renatabarbierib @ Sultan Ahmet/Blue Mosque http://t.co/djVNJf2USs
Posted by BaharBuyukgunes - 5 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 - 3 months ago See image
Take me back to the sultan ahmet mosque #Throwback #Istanbul http://t.co/mKuQlcRIWJ
Posted by Moose - 2 months ago
More of this beautiful historic mosque. @ Sultan Ahmet/Blue Mosque http://t.co/41C6pANPIU
Posted by Yassin Omar - 2 months ago See image
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