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The Great Mosque (Ulu Camii)

Bursa center, Bursa, Turkey
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Private Tour: Bursa Day Trip from Istanbul
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Ranked #1 of 40 Attractions in Bursa
Type: Architectural Buildings, Religious Sites, Cultural
Owner description: Built in the 14th century, this mosque is an excellent example of...
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Type: Architectural Buildings, Religious Sites, Cultural
Owner description: Built in the 14th century, this mosque is an excellent example of classical Ottoman architecture. Of special interest are the intricately carved wooden pulpit, and the three-tiered fountain.
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

The fountain in the middle of the mosque is something quite unusual in this mosque. It has an amazing interior crafted with various khat writings. Impressed!

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Cairo, Egypt
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30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

We visited the mosque after visiting the market next to the mosque. It is a very unusual mosque that we liked very much

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Gives a great view of an active Mosque. Ornate and well kept as expected. Right in heart of downtown Bursa.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

There is a big pool in the mosque. Do know why? The mosque was built 14. century. Before the mosque there was a large house there. House's owner was a woman. Sultan wanted her house and said that a big mosque will be built there. She answered "if you let the fountain stay there I can sell to you my... More 

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Istanbul, Turkey
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

A must-see place in Bursa, if you are interested in cultural background. It's just in the center, a smal walk from the Koza Han

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

One of my favourite mosques whilst visiting Bursa and Istanbul. The centre fountain was just stunning! The architecture and layout is so different from the large mosques in Istanbul (sultan ahmet etc) it was nice to have a contrast.

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London, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

It's so big it's so great but when you enter from the doors it does not feel that massive at all. So peaceful so calm. The building is fabulous.

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Bursa Province, Turkey
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

I prayed in there ! very historical and different ! anybody Who has chance to go to Bursa needs to see it,

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Panama City Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

that´s beautiful place like the people there very nice ready go for to small shopping nice go to dinner go to gym play tennis go to walk

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Istanbul, Turkey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

It's nice to visit because of the historical sigificance but it's not one of the most beautiful mosques I've visited.

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