We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Great Mosque (Ulu Camii)

Bursa center, Bursa, Turkey
+90 539 490 1591
Book In Advance
More Info
and up
Small-Group Tour: Bursa Day Trip from Istanbul
More Info
and up
Daily Bursa Tour from Istanbul
Sponsored by:
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Built in the 14th century, this mosque is an excellent example of classical Ottoman architecture. Of special interest are the intricately carved wooden pulpit, and the three-tiered fountain.
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
Bursa center, Bursa, Turkey
+90 539 490 1591
Write a Review
Reviews (967)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 241 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

There is a small pool inside the mosque. There is a piece of Kabe's cover. There are wooden carvings representing solar system. It is in the heart of Bursa. One of the top 5 holly places of islam. You can not enter with shorts or...More

Thank unsleepy
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is considered to be the main masjid built in the area during the OTHMAN era. The place is highly decorated with ARABIC QURANIC scripts, in addition to beautiful architecture. There is no entrance fee. It is locate next to the BAZAR

Thank SAYFAH12
Reviewed 1 week ago

Definitely worth the visit, the architecture alone is wonderful. This was one of the stops on a tour we took and I have to say I enjoyed it more than I thought I would.

Thank cdanies2016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Great Mosque which is also called Green Mosque is also have much interest for visitors of Bursa. It's architecture is also unique and it's Marble is of special Green color.

Thank Kausar W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This mosque is pretty different from the other mosques you see around turkey, and its one of the oldest standing there for almost 800 years, its a must see mosque i would see with with so much calligraphy from old turkish days.. One of the...More

Thank Kamran R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is one of the symbolic structures of the city. Must see! Please read the history of Hacivat and Karagöz who are legend characters of Bursa, According to tellers, They killed by sultan because of they were so funny and because of them no body...More

Thank ezgi a
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Architecture and history. Absolutely an amazing place. Very spiritual and a tonne of things to do around the area.

Thank Tamer T
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Amazing calligraphies with Neo-Ottoman handworks around. Wide space to pray. Also contains cloth covering of Kaabah made in 16th century.

Thank Mehmet Eymen Ü
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

A must-see on your visit to Bursa. The architecture is extraordinary and the entire complex has so many fascinating details. As always, avoid arriving at prayer times and dress conservatively. Combine a visit to the Great Mosque with the nearby covered market and the Koza...More

Thank Steven M
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

One of Bursa's landmarks. Anyone should make sure to pay a visit while in the area. Also stop by at the bazaar right by it if you are into towels and silver mainly...

Thank Erkan K
Sponsored by:
Nearby Restaurants
Akay Cigborekcisi
19 reviews
.15 km away
14 reviews
.23 km away
Oz Omur Kofte
27 reviews
.11 km away
Cicek Izgara
88 reviews
.25 km away
Nearby Attractions
Bursa Clocktower
62 reviews
.51 km away
Green Mosque (Yesil Camii)
233 reviews
1.09 km away
Irgandi Bridge
47 reviews
.81 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
25 November 2016|
Answer Show all 3 answers
Response from yustica | Reviewed this property |
as a popular Mosque, it doesnt have opening and closing hour, but I think you should come in common hour. If you want to take pray there, going to the mosque early in the morning will be better than in the middle o the... More
22 November 2016|
Answer Show all 3 answers
Response from N A | Reviewed this property |
Bursa Grand Mosque or Ulu Cami is built in the Seljuk style, it was ordered by the Ottoman Sultan Bayezid I, and built between 1396 and 1399. The mosque has 20 domes and 2 minarets. NK
25 March 2015|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from LucieBlonde | Reviewed this property |
Yes indeed, a mosque is open every day from early in the morning till late in the evening. On fridays it is normally busy because a lot of muslims go there on that day to pray.