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Address: Konya, Turkey

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Spring in the park

Nice place for sunny Sunday afternoon. A little bit overcrowded, a little bit too much garbage around people, a little bit not enought service, but nice and peacefull.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 8, 2015
Vladimíra Š
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20 reviews 20 reviews
14 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Nice place for sunny Sunday afternoon. A little bit overcrowded, a little bit too much garbage around people, a little bit not enought service, but nice and peacefull.

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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

alaeddin hill with a Selcuk architectonic mosque are in the center of Konya,around is Alaeddin tomb with the old palace nearby.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

this mosque is not beautiful but note the details. Look at the columns, they are all different. Go outside and see the tombs If an old yellow toothed Turk offers to show you around take him up on it Drink tea with him and give him a small tip and you will have had a great Turkish experience

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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44 attraction reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

From the front there was little difference from many other mosques, also the inside was very large, contemporary and lacking spiritual feeling (for us). As you go to the side and behind the older buildings come into view and you start to see what was here before. The courtyard, the tombs and the ruin below are interesting and not crowded... More 

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Nagpur, India
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

we met a caretaker inside the mosque who explained in detail about the history of the building, its byzantine origins & how it was restored. the Alleydin hill is a beautiful plc with nice gardens, worth visiting in evening

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Zurich, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We drove around, got off and unfortunately did not have as much time as it deserved. It is a relaxing place to spend time on a cooler day or evening.

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Varanasi, India
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Peaceful place with well kept gardens and soft grass to sit on. Cool place (as in cool from the heat). Also 'cool' !!

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Scotland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 via mobile

I visited here with family on a hot day. Up on the hill it felt cooler and had a lovely chilled atmosphere. The mosque is certainly worth a visit and I would recommend a juice/tea in one of the tea gardens. Lovely parks for kids too.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

This is a little park area in the middle of Konya. There is not much here except for a mosque from the Seljuk period. But it was nice to wander around the gardens and stop for tea and ice cream at one of the open air cafes. If you have time on your hands in Konya, this is a nice... More 

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Peterborough
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60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

The tomb at the top of the hill contains Alaeddin and other sultans for as far back as the 12th century. If you are brave walk the wall and look down! A sense of history fills you here.

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