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Eyup Sultan Mosque (Eyup Sultan Camii)

Camii Kebir Caddesi | Eyüp. Meydani, Istanbul, Turkey
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This mosque stands outside the city walls at the location where Hz Eyyubu El-Ensari, a noted Islamic individual, died in the assault on Constantinople in 670 AD.
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Camii Kebir Caddesi | Eyüp. Meydani, Istanbul, Turkey
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This mosque is one of the most historic in Istanbul. It is next to the mausoleum of the great Eyup and is frequented by huge number of tourists.

Thank ravir685
Reviewed 5 days ago

.....we were on a guided tour and this Mosque is right in the same square where we had our lunch! We visited on New Years day not that it matters what day it is or was, there were two funerals taking place so the place...More

Thank Vernon W
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are short on time, please do not pass this one up. IMO this is the most beautiful of all the mosques and it is indeed the most historic. The interior is stunning and the atmosphere of the grounds can't be seen anywhere else...More

Thank David E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were planning to visit the mosque and tomb, and it turned out to be one of our best days in Istanbul. We recommend catching the ferry from Eminou and then going to the mosque and paying your requests if you are Muslim. Then catching...More

Thank Dennis786
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

cable car is wonderful. you will get one of the best views for the golden horn. try to be here at the sunset time.also you must drink their apple tea at the cafe above. you can go by the ferry from Aminunu

Thank ahmed S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can visit the Mosque and it's close to Per Loti where you can go to a top of a mountain and enjoy a full view of the golden horn (by cable car). There is a coffee shop on top. The Eyup area is full...More

Thank swdajani
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Make sure to visit when there is no rush as it will be very crowded. The interior design is mind blowing. Its also free to go in.

Thank Nesi B
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Located in a locals area with many shops around it. The architecture of the Masjid is very nice and it is large.

Thank Maj S
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Take a bus from eminonu bus station (99/99a) to eyup. Walk pass the entrance into the courtyard, breathe in the same lovely scent as the mosque of our Prophet saw in madinah( masjid nabawiy). There is a barricade for visitors to enter the tomb of...More

Thank macsimogong
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Smaller but not less beutiful than other mosques.Its is easily accesible via public transport.Take a tour.

Thank ante763
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Sumaira U
9 July 2017|
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Response from Amine M | Reviewed this property |
No. Jumma prayer goes as normal.
shama a
10 May 2017|
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Response from Mick66622 | Reviewed this property |
from early morning to late evening
23 December 2016|
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Response from Bilal P | Reviewed this property |
We took the tram from Sultan Ahmet to Eminonu and then caught the number 99 bus to Eyup which took approx 30mins. The bus stop is a two min walk from the mosque. We used our Istanbul card for the tram and bus, it is pretty... More