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Yeni Valide Mosque Complex, Istanbul

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Visit Yeni Valide Mosque Complex to see its square-shaped mosque built for Gülnuş Emetullah, the favorite concubine of Sultan Mehmet IV, and an unusual "birdcage" tomb in a quiet, lush garden. The building of the mosque features a flattened main dome and four half domes, as well as two minarets flanked with two balconies each. In the evening, the illumination imbues this tranquil place with a particular charm. There is a paid restroom in the garden, and a little cafe that faces the mosque offers refreshments. Remember to take off your shoes before you enter and cover your head if you are a woman. Add Yeni Valide Mosque Complex and other attractions to your Istanbul trip itinerary using our Istanbul vacation route planner.
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  • Valide-I Cedid (Yeni Valide) complexes located in Üsküdar Square fountain was built in the time of Sultan Ahmet III like. 300 years mosque and courtyard with two Minarets. According to some historians, students of Mimar Sinan the architect. In a nutshell, is worth a visit
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  • It is located near the Asian side kadio I. Kadio I side not many tourists, pretty beautiful Mosque is located near the port is recommended. This mosque in the belief of the local people that there are many people, but almost no tourists. Please come if you can ferry to kadio I.
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  • This is one of the most beatiful mosque in istanbul from ottoman empire. You can easily come from European side by marmaray or ships. You must to visit this mosque . If you visit it you can also visit...  more »
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  • Namaz gönüle șifadir.
  • A great mosque
  • Güzel bir yapı...
  • Üsküdar'ın görülmesi gereken camilerinden.
  • Turkish republic