We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book a Stay + Win a Getaway Book your hotel on TripAdvisor and you could win a great trip!
Trip List by viviandarkbloom

Great Mosques of the World

Apr 3, 2006  armchair archaeologist
3.0 of 5 bubbles based on 5 votes

One positive note about the ongoing conflict in Iraq has been an increased desire by many Westerners, particularly Americans, to learn more about Islamic culture. For those abroad, the best start would be in visiting some of the breathtakingly beautiful mosques (some well known, some not) throughout the world.

  • Explore locations featured in this Trip List: Jerusalem, Damascus, Cairo, Cordoba, Esfahan, Istanbul
  • Category: Best of
  • Appeals to: Business travelers, Couples/romantics, Honeymooners, Singles, Families with teenagers, Large groups, Students, Budget travelers, Tourists
  • Seasons: Winter, Spring, Fall