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The Great Mosque (Ulu Camii)

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Address: Bursa center, Bursa, Turkey
Phone Number: +90 539 490 1591
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Built in the 14th century, this mosque is an excellent example of classical...

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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A place to see

It is beautiful as far as mosques go. Hand writings on the wall and overall architecture are amazing . It is open to all. Women and men can enter just to visit. It is customary... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 23, 2016
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semarang, indonesia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the most famous mosque in Bursa. They said the oldest one too. These Mosque has a magnificent and beautiful structure, quiet atmosphere inside and outside building. You can enjoy take photo inside and outside.

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Pretoria, South Africa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016

The grand mosque is an enormous building with 20 domes supported on a minimum number of columns. For engineers this is something to see. The decorations on the inside are largely caligraphy, ranging from large signs praising Allah down to small plaques all be different caligraphers.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

It is beautiful as far as mosques go. Hand writings on the wall and overall architecture are amazing . It is open to all. Women and men can enter just to visit. It is customary for women to wear a head scarf when visiting. Do not enter with shoes.

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Shanghai
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016

The great mosque is a must see in Bursa. Particularly the calligraphic writings that show a fantastic variety and beauty are worth to spend some time.

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Istanbul, Turkey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2016

It s a magnificent building. There is history every stone. It's symbol of Bursa. Ulu Cami in city centre

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Damascus, Syria
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016

Great place for prayer with peaceful feelings, the hotel location is in the heart of the local market

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016

The Ulu Camii is a beautiful place and the architecture is very different to the mosques in Istanbul. We really enjoyed visiting this mosque.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

I find it hard to review a place of worship. The site is always more than just a building and will mean very different things to different people. As a non Moslem it found the experience very informative and helpful in developing an understanding of a different faith. The building is impressive, the sense of family and shared ideals by... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016

if you didn't see mosques before get it, we stopped by there in our way to the telefrek trip the mosque is nice and quite lovely but not for people seen many mosques before

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

Very nice mosque. Recommend you to visit this place during your visit to Bless city. Place is very clean and nice area.

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