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Beautiful subtly coloured mosque

Very striking from a distance in it's light hue and slender minarets. A flight of steps takes you... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Burnley, United Kingdom
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Most beautiful mosque in central Asia

If you are interested in islamic culture and architecture. You should visit the mosque. It's close... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Astana, Kazakhstan
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Tauelsizdik Ave 48, Astana 010000, Kazakhstan
+7 717 228 0018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Unfriendly Guards and a boring Mosque... Not a Tourist friendly Place to visit... Not recommended...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very striking from a distance in it's light hue and slender minarets. A flight of steps takes you to the main entrance with 4 gold doors and a partial dome above it. The inside is constucted with very beautiful niches, arches, large supporting pillars and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you are interested in islamic culture and architecture. You should visit the mosque. It's close to museums and Independence square. In night time it has very beautiful facade lighting.

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Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

This is the largest mosque in Central Asia and can hold up to 5,000 worshippers on regular days and up double that number on holidays. It’s a very beautiful mosque (inside and out) is located in Independence Square. A woman has to wear a blue...More

Thank rosario308
Reviewed August 30, 2018

A beautiful mosque. A must visit in Astana. Its a architectural beauty. A quite and serene place for worship.

Thank RekhaThaker
Reviewed August 30, 2018

We were really interested in visiting this mosque to compare it with the Borborduk Mosque which we had visited the previous week in Kyrygzstan. The Kyrygz mosque was recently completed after 6 years of construction, beginning in 2012, which was ironically the year that this...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed August 28, 2018

Beautiful mosque. Its the biggest mosque in Astana. There are green cloaks ready for any lady visitors to use at the entrance of mosque.

Thank Sue-Samad
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Interesting structure, love that it incorporates the Kazakh colors in the exterior, and the sound of the Imam leading the prayer is great

Thank reamer5383
Reviewed August 25, 2018

The mosque is huge, very beautiful, quiet and clean. Definitely, a must visit in Astana. They are very friendly to non-muslim women, I got a cover for free and they explained to me where to leave the shoes, where are the toilets, etc. In overall,...More

Thank Petra R
Reviewed August 9, 2018

This was my first site I visited in Astana. It's more beautiful from the outside and you can make beautiful pictures because it is in a park and so no other building (except depending on the picture behind the Mosque). Inside it's not as attractive...More

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