Yavuz Sultan Selim Mosque

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  • Address: Istanbul, Balat, 34083 Fatih/İstanbul, Turkey
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  • Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +90-5323960821
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Mosque, Garden, Landmark, Picnic Spot

Compared to the other architectural marvels in Istanbul, the Yavuz Sultan Selim Mosque might come across as plain, but it is stunning nonetheless. It was constructed between1522 and 1529 on the orders of Sultan Süleyman and was built in the memory of the Sultan’s father. Flanked by twin minarets, the mosque is located in Fatih district of Istanbul and is situated on a hillock overlooking the Golden Horn. The lush garden surrounding the Yavuz Sultan Selim Mosque is a popular picnic spot for Istanbul citizens as well as tourists. 

Yavuz Sultan Selim Mosque Travel Tips

  • Avoid visiting the mosque during prayer time.
  • Be decently dressed. 

Entrance Ticket Details For Yavuz Sultan Selim Mosque

  • Entry is free.

Yavuz Sultan Selim Mosque Hours

  • Public visit 30 minutes before and after the prayer is not allowed.

How to Reach Yavuz Sultan Selim Mosque

  • Nearby Subway stop: Topkapi-Ulubatli (by M1)

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  • Yavuz Sultan Selim Mosque Address: Istanbul, Balat, 34083 Fatih/İstanbul, Turkey
  • Yavuz Sultan Selim Mosque Contact Number: +90-5323960821
  • Yavuz Sultan Selim Mosque Timing: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Best time to visit Yavuz Sultan Selim Mosque(preferred time): 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Yavuz Sultan Selim Mosque: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 0.18% of people who visit Istanbul include Yavuz Sultan Selim Mosque in their plan

  • 50% of people start their Yavuz Sultan Selim Mosque visit around 2 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Yavuz Sultan Selim Mosque

Monday and Thursday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Yavuz Sultan Selim Mosque

People normally club together Tower Of Beyazit and Capacity Alisveris Merkezi while planning their visit to Yavuz Sultan Selim Mosque.

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