The Fatih Mosque/Mosque Of The Conqueror (Fatih Camii)

One of the biggest mosques of Istanbul located on the European side of the city in the district of Fatih.
Built in 1470 on the site of the Byzantine Church of the Holy Apostles. Completely destroyed by the earthquake of 1766, restored in 1771. The diameter of the dome is 26 meters. In the courtyard of the mosque is a cemetery, here rests in the mausoleum of the Ottoman Sultan, the conqueror of Constantinople, Mehmed II. The tomb is one of the most important urban shrines.
Address: Kirmasti Mah. Fevzi Paşa Cad., İstanbul
41.019558098195/28.949596881866
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
207 Reviews
TripAdvisor Traveler Reviews
Must not miss the view
Nese01 , Istanbul, Turkey, 2015-05-19
The mosque has effects of Mimar Sinan as his student has build it. Beautiful architecture, still used. The view is amazing, it is an alive portrait of the golden horn. Religious area, should respect... read full review
Beautiful architecture.
phalstaph02 , South Carolina, 2015-05-18
Visited Fatih Mosque on a sunny and cold afternoon in February. My partner and I walked from the Egyptian Spice Bazaar. She had been before and insisted it would be worth the walk....she was right... read full review
a very spiritual place
greatBeirut , Beirut, 2015-05-12
The moment i entered this mosque i felt the spiritual serenity of the place.It is a large mosque. and outside the mosque there is the tomb Of the Sultan Mohammad Alfatih. read full review
© TripAdvisor 2015 Write a Review Read all reviews
All reviews
  • Faruk YILDIZ, 02-12-2013

    Büyük Sultan Fatih Muhammed Han'ın Huzurunda Olmak Mesele Değil Önemli Olan Onungibi MILLI GÖRÜŞÇÜ Olabilmektir.Asıl Mesele Bu

  • Büşra, 01-10-2013

    Kapısından içeri girdiğiniz andan itibaren, farkı, ruhu sizi etkiliyor. Huzur Severler! Işte burası Tam da Orası.

  • Fatma Hilal, 26-09-2013

    Namazin edasiyla , huzur bulusun doruk noktalarindan bir tanesi

  • Demet, 04-08-2013

    Camii'ye girdiğinizde içinizi bir huzur kaplıyor. O sessizliğin icinde avluda ki kuşların sesi sizi mest ediyor. Muhteşem bir mimari.

  • Lutfu, 26-07-2013

    Restorasyon fevkalade iyi olmuş. Cami bir hoş, sempatik olmuş. Zaten bizim camilerimiz ferah ve iç açıcıdır. Hatta vitraylar F. B.

Only authorized users can leave review