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Isa Bey Mosque

Selcuk, Turkey
+90 232 892 63 28
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This fine example of Seljukian architecture was purposely built with an asymmetrical style along with several Ottoman style elements, which are revealed in the turquoise and blue faience mosaics.
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Selcuk, Turkey
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+90 232 892 63 28
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"nice courtyard"
in 4 reviews
"non muslims"
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"arabic calligraphy"
in 2 reviews
"impressive architecture"
in 2 reviews
"tranquil place"
in 3 reviews
"turkey"
in 18 reviews
"ancient temple"
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"john's basilica"
in 5 reviews
"saint john"
in 3 reviews
"imam"
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"minaret"
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"century"
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"islam"
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"columns"
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"prayer"
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"dome"
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"shoes"
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Reviewed April 28, 2018

This is a14th century structure that has columns from an ancient temple as the interior supports. As with all mosques it was plain inside but in perfect proportions. Scarves and long garments were available to cover yourself if you have no head covering as a...More

Thank Sus1952
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Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

Great place to come to relax in the tranquil place. We visited after afternoon prayers. Imam was around to answer questions about the mosque and islam.

Thank nomadic2012
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Reviewed March 6, 2018

Usually visited in conjunction with St.John's Basilica up the road. Access to the Mosque allowed as they provide appropriate clothing to pop on over whatever your wearing. Garden peaceful with lots of artifacts stacked against the walls.

Thank Jan W
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Reviewed February 6, 2018

It was built in 14th century by Ali Dımışklıoğlu to commemmorate Isa Bey, an Emir of Aydin before they conquered by Ottoman a couple years later. The architecture so unique due to asymmetric design and the dome completed with Iznik ceramics. We met the imam...More

Thank elits0215
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Reviewed February 4, 2018

Constructed by ibn Al din Aldimaski by order from the Sultan. We stop and having our Dzuhur prayer. Its resemble the Umayyad mosque in Damaskus, with big courtyard inside. The Imam also very informative about inter-religion question.

Thank Izani A
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Reviewed October 21, 2017

We were fortunate to have an excellent guide on our particular excursion which covered a visit to this mosque where we even encountered the previous imam who was incredibly welcoming and courteous. We were taken to a courtyard and were even allowed inside the mosque...More

1  Thank Drum_Davey
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Reviewed August 26, 2017 via mobile

I have been to a lot of mosques in Turkey but the external facade of this mosque along with the garden inside reminds of how old this place is . The former Imam has a small shop outside and he is really great to talk...More

1  Thank Syed H
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Reviewed August 7, 2017

our guide gave us an informative insighted explanation as to how turkey became muslim and an explanation as to what the tukish people were before they became muslim. this was an interesting site very interesting history.

Thank arnoldzimuto
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Reviewed July 14, 2017

There is an old masque and in the backyard there are some columns from ancient Greek as well, it all blended for a viewing pleasure. The most important is one of the souvenirs shop which next to the stairs. Have your guide to have a...More

Thank FreeJohnny
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Reviewed July 6, 2017

Isa Bay Masjid is situated at the Top of Mountain below Selcuk Fortress. It is a very beautiful Masjid with impressive Architecture.

Thank Farrukh S
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