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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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Ulucami Cd. | Nalbantoglu Mahallesi, Bursa 16010, Turkey
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An honour to be here. Very refreshing atmosphere. There is a lovely fountain at the centre. Stay longer after prayers to cherish the calligraphy and great history. One must visit nearby surrounding shops that offer varieties of low price quality items. Much cheaper than in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank mb0310
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Came here early in the day out of prayer times so the mosque was quiet. Theres a separate entrance for ladies but you can still meet up inside during visiting hours. There were so many examples of Islamic Calligraphy and i believe our guide said...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Farizisbored
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Since Bursa was the first capital of Ottoman empire, this mosque is one of the earliest examples of grand mosques. There are 20 small domes instead of a big one since it was impossible in that period. For architecture buffs, you need to follow the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank OrhanDirtsaver
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were told there are a Great Mosque in every city, and we were very lucky to visited the one in Bursa. When you walked into the Mosque it gives you a sense of peace. We were very lucky to be blessed by the in...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Tim_Y-SG
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This very unique mosque is built in 1399 but artitech is not certain.Maybe one of the best in Turkey.Not only a mosque but also is a museum of caligrafy

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank fbabacan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Grand Mosque of Bursa is an Islamic masterclass in architecture, beauty and refinement. The mosque was finished in 1399 and is truly eye opening and a sight to behold. In the centre of the mosque (inside the mosque) there is a fountain where water...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank RicardoBowie
Reviewed November 25, 2018 via mobile

When you come to Bursa, you must visit it. It's a Must. It is in the city center. While you are visiting you should listen the details about it from a guide. Every corner, every piece has a meaning or story. If you are Muslim...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Htc1635
Reviewed November 11, 2018

This grand historical Masjid which they call it Ulu Cami is the beautiful and big mosque in Bursa. surrounded with shopping area .here you can buy different goods such as fruits . towels bedding sets any also there is many different restaurants

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed November 11, 2018

This is a great mosque. Big and spacious with 50 domes as ceiling and great history. Have to remove shoes but it is carpeted or wear socks if you prefer. Great they allow pictures to be taken even if people do go there to pray....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful building, simple, grand and fascinating. The Cami is full of people: praying, taking pictures, talking, laughing, children playing. It has a welcoming atmosphere to it. I went with my Muslim friend (him to pray, me for the sightseeing), and in some strange way this...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Abdullahkhan98
November 25, 2016|
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Response from Zues1020 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they have particular time for open and closed as this Mosque are still on service. They allowed prayer to come at any time even not on Fardu praying time It should operated as early at 4 Morning till late night... More
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Abdullahkhan98
November 22, 2016|
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Response from na258 | Reviewed this property |
Bursa Grand Mosque or Ulu Cami is built in the Seljuk style, it was ordered by the Ottoman Sultan Bayezid I, and built between 1396 and 1399. The mosque has 20 domes and 2 minarets. NK
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Van007
March 25, 2015|
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Response from Lucie B | Reviewed this property |
Yes indeed, a mosque is open every day from early in the morning till late in the evening. On fridays it is normally busy because a lot of muslims go there on that day to pray.
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