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Kucuk Ayasofya Camii (Church of the Saints Sergius and Bacchus)

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34122 Fatih/Istanbul | Sultanahmet, Fatih, Istanbul 34122, Turkey
+90 212 227 44 80
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Reviewed 14 August 2018

This is the little Hagia Sophia that still contains Greek inscriptions in the interior between the first and second levels. While it is a functioning mosque and has been for centuries, it is open to visitors. It has well-maintained grounds and is in a less...More

Thank TravelingAmos
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Most of the Mosques in Istanbul are beautiful but this one is small but beautiful, abide by the customs ladies have your headscarf with you.

Thank angelinabateman21
Reviewed 24 July 2018

largest &Highest building contain christian remains like picture to Mariam The Virgin in the Middle beside this picture writing by Arabic الله واكبر

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Reviewed 15 July 2018

This is on a lot of the city tours I noticed and it it is well worth it. It's small but beautiful and off the beaten path. Modesty dress is inside waiting for you..

Thank Aryn C
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

We were here before 2 hours its a amazing place nice view good and charming recommended higlhy too everybody

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Reviewed 5 July 2018

This is off the tourist trail, but its a hidden gem, and one not to be missed, its less ornate, but absolutely lovely, and there are no crowds either. A real worthwhile stop

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Reviewed 1 July 2018

I'm soooo glad we went to Istanbul.......Turkish people are so honest and wonderful. Fairmont Hotel was fabulous!

Thank Rockchak
Reviewed 27 June 2018

This is away from the other sites in Sultanahmet, my hotel was near Arasta Bazaar and it is downward walk along the sloped roads; I took a long detour to the explore the area so it took a while to get to the mosque but...More

Thank RWandSW
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

You most likely will have this pretty little mosque all to yourself, with its beautifully decorated walls and impressive ceiling. Located a short walk south from the Hippodrome. Thanks for the vote if you found this review helpful.

Thank nilintentum_reliquit
Reviewed 22 June 2018

ıts verry dıfferent from another mosque and not to much bussy visiting also but everyone must you have time to see everyone not lıke blue not ıts quıet

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stroll of each other – and all set around the site of
an ancient Byzantine hippodrome – Sultanahmet is an
overwhelmingly popular tourist destination, and a
prime location for visitors to be wowed on a truly
epic scale. Beyond the wonders of the Blue Mosque, the
Hagia Sophia, Topkapi Palace, and more, this
relatively small area of Istanbul somehow manages to
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Response from Filiz510 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure if my comment was posted. This mosque was a church built around 580 A.D. to test the possibility of setting a dome on a square base. It worked! And the great cathedral of St. Sophia (Aya Sofiya) was built on its... More