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Best mosque for taking picture

This is one of the huge mosque, with beautiful marble stone, the mosques is huge, very good for... read more

Reviewed June 2, 2019
JerryTanEngBeng
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Bukit Mertajam, Malaysia
Spiritual Journey

For you who are longing for Medina, this place will help you memorizing all of the good places and... read more

Reviewed April 22, 2019
elsabcde_
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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Reviewed June 2, 2019

This is one of the huge mosque, with beautiful marble stone, the mosques is huge, very good for taking picture and enjoy the moment here

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank JerryTanEngBeng
Reviewed April 22, 2019 via mobile

For you who are longing for Medina, this place will help you memorizing all of the good places and spirits that you’ve found there. Muslim are not allow to wear jeans, we need shar’i clothes. The decoration is quite similar with Medina. I think this...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank elsabcde_
Reviewed March 17, 2019 via mobile

I visited this beautiful mosque because it had been my dream for years. I was covered from top to toe so my clothing was really 100% halal. I was wearing big sunglasses so actually you could only see my nose, nothing else. The minute i...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed March 3, 2019 via mobile

With such a great history and architecture, it goes without saying that this mosque is a must-see place in Banda Acheh. The exterior has distinct black domes and mechanical tents ala Medina while the interior is full of columns and exudes this warm and calm...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank FranklySpeaking123
Reviewed February 12, 2019

No. 1 place that must go when visit Acheh. The law is very strict that must emptied the Mosque common area during regardless any of the praying time. You also will be feel very peaceful when you step into this great Mosque especially for praying...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Alex Mohd Rizal S
Reviewed January 10, 2019 via mobile

Very beautiful building bit unfortunately impossible to rent the clothing required for female visitors to enter - other sacred sites offer the required clothing at the entrance for a small fee. Was sorry to be left outside :-(

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Wienerin
Reviewed December 19, 2018 via mobile

This mosque is still intact although been hit by the tsunami on 26 dec 2004. Allah is great. Allahu akbar.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank yangrizal
Reviewed November 6, 2018

This place is perfect place to take rest on your vacation on Banda Aceh and became servant for the Mighty Lord.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Ahmad M
Reviewed November 3, 2018

This is the biggest, grand, and a very beautiful mosque in Banda Aceh with surrounding park and serene atmosphere. A decent attire is a must during visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Budi R
Reviewed September 9, 2018

Going there quite a long time ago, around 2010, this remarkable mosque gave me such an unforgettable moment. Praying there with your face on its white marble floor was a wonderful experience. Even if you are merely a tourist, you would most likely enjoy the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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