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Where East Roman declared capital a city has a Hagia Sofia Church like as in Nicea( Istanbul and... read more

Reviewed December 20, 2018
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I advise everybody go and visit Iznik.. Its more important then Bursa or any other place for ex trilece.. Suspect; May be Government also doesn’t want people see its importance cos i see nobody give any recommendation to visit this place, but i advise everybody......More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed December 20, 2018 via mobile

Where East Roman declared capital a city has a Hagia Sofia Church like as in Nicea( Istanbul and Trabzon) We have Three Main; Enormous Hagia Sofia in Anatolia.Istanbul declared as a museum during Ataturk period but these are used as a Mosque

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

Hagia Sophia of Iznik This sacred place was erected on the place where a Gymnasium was built by Romans, in the 7th century as a basilica. It was renovated after the 11th century earthquake, then was converted into a mosque and remodeled in 1331 by...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

The Hagia Sophia served as a temple in the Roman era. It was built at the time of the Eastern Roman Empire (Byzantine) in the 7th century. In 1331 the structure was turned into a mosque after the conquest of İznik. It served as a church nearly 850 years. You...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

Touring Iznik Ayasofya was a breadth taking step back in time. The muezzin was very welcoming and encouraged us to explore. However, there could be better descriptions of the different points of significance for tourists. Highly recommend a visit.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

The building is also a mosquee that could be even better integrated. The ruines are not so well restored. The garden around not so much refined, poor maintened bathrooms. In any case it's worth a visit due to historical importance.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed April 7, 2018

Turkey is a cornucopia of history. Most people from the Western world do not understand or appreciate how the history of Turkey is a major influence on the modern day life of the Americas. The things that happened in Iznik have had a profound influence...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed October 7, 2017 via mobile

Not much to see inside but touching the stones that are going back to AC 4 century gives a time traveling feeling. The ambiance is divine and peaceful.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed September 20, 2017

İznik Ayasofya Cami, Nicea St. Sophia Mosque, used be the church in Byzantine times and it was converted into mosque when it was conquered by the Turks in 14th century. It has been in ruins for a long time but it was restored in 2000...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

Even it is a mosque today, it is one of the most important church of Christianity. I won't write most details about it but you can find it on wiki

Date of experience: August 2017
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