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Sultan Ahmed Mosque
Sultan Ahmet Camii

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Recommended sightseeing time: 1 hour
Address: Sultanahmet Mah At Meydani Cad No: 7, İstanbul 34122
Phone: +90-212-4584468

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This mosque is very visible to the eye, as well as being a very comfortable place of worship, in addition to presenting extraordinary beauty, this mosque is one of the assets in this city that must be visited.


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Situated on the bank of the Bosphorus Strait is one of Istanbul's landmarks, the Blue Mosque. It features a magnificent and eye-catching, enormous round dome. The Blue Mosque, also called the Sultan Ahmed Mosque, was built under the rule of Sultan Ahmed during the Ottoman Empire. The Blue Mosque derives its name from the more than 20,000 blue ceramic tiles used to decorate its interior. These exquisite blue ceramic tiles are one of the mosque's highlights. The tiles are engraved with rich patterns and Arabic inscriptions, which are the perfect embodiment of the unique features of Islamic art.
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When you enter the mosque you must take off your shoes. Women are required to dawn a headscarf to cover their hair. A headscarf can be borrowed for free at the entrance of the mosque. There are also foreign language pamphlets at the entrance to the mosque.
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