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Must see when in Islamabad

Absolutely beautiful mosque, so picturesque. It is a mosque so you should keep that in mind when... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Sana J
Glasgow, United Kingdom
epic n beautiful

Its a masterpiece Grand Mosque, very peaceful and Alhamdolillah in the heart of Islamabad, the best... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Faisal Mosque is the mosque in Islamabad, Pakistan. Located on the foothills of Margalla Hills in Islamabad, the mosque features a contemporary design consisting of eight sides of concrete shell and is inspired by a Bedouin tent.
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Absolutely beautiful mosque, so picturesque. It is a mosque so you should keep that in mind when going and dress accordingly, carry a scarf with you. The gorgeous marble flooring is a life saver if you go during the day as it saves your feet...More

Thank Sana J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Its a masterpiece Grand Mosque, very peaceful and Alhamdolillah in the heart of Islamabad, the best and the most stunning capital in the world.

Thank engrwaqas
Reviewed 1 week ago

Its a place to visit and admire the design of an amazing muslim construction. The night view from the top of margalla hills is worth seeing and capturing.

Thank khanabid62
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my second attempt to see the Faisal Mosque from inside, but once again the mosque was closed. there are many steps to climb. I was walking with a stick and managed to negotiate the steps with much difficulty only to find that the...More

Thank AQ2012
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best place to visit in Islamabad. Holy place of Muslims and very peaceful place. One should visit whenever come to Islamabad.

Thank Syed Usman R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Faisal masjid, Islamabad. It is located on the foothills of Margalla Hills in Islamabad. It is the National Masjid of Pakistan, & has capacity of 74,000 within the main areas, & approx. 200,000 in adjoining grounds. It's construction began in 1976 after a $120...More

Thank Muhammad S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Disappointingly the mosque seems to have been in a state of repair on our arrival with the central courtyard fountains drained. The ac in the main mosque hall was also non-functional. The building itself is as stunning as it was when I first visited over...More

Thank Haris H
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

What a beautiful blessed place magical the views are wonderful the mosque is just breath taking the call off prayer a have.never experienced anything like it ' people are so humble and beautiful am western from uk and was treated with kindness and care once...More

Thank campbellm40
Reviewed 11 August 2017

it never stops to amaze me. i just love this place. it has beautiful architecture. the grounds are massive for one to walk around. it's breath taking how big it actually is. a must for everyone to see.

Thank q a
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Such a wonderful place and masjid in the area of Islamabad capital territory of Pakistan. A place where u want to go again and again.

Thank Mohammad I
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Response from NavG | Reviewed this property |
I used Alpha for one day (with driver) and did not have any issues. However you should always be alert about getting ripped off. I went with them as it was close to where I was staying but I believe they cover all... More