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Address: Stone Town, Zanzibar City, Tanzania

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Mosque in Malindi

This mosque is actually not the largest mosque in Stone Town. However it is in Malindi which is a bustling area near the center of Stone Town. Access to the mosque is not quite... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 28 December 2014
Ibadanboy
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Nairobi, Kenya
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Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2015

one of the oldest small Stone town mosque with old styled architects, situated near the dsm ferry in malindi area

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Cape Town
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2015

The Mosque is situated in the Malindi district of Stone Town close to the harbour entrance. The mosque is an old structure and like most of the buildings in the town it is not well kept. The entrance is up a narrow side alley. The inside is very basic with as basic ablution facilities for worshipers. I did not find... More 

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2015

Zanzibar's (translates as GINGER Island) is the historical spice island on the ancient trade route. The capital Stone Town is an explorer's delight. On foot you can see almost all of the city, with safe little alley ways, souvenir delights and sites from a deep cultural history. One of the gems to include on your walk is the old Malindi... More 

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Cape Town, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2015

Convenient vicinity adjacent to beachfront promenade. A spiritual insight into the intensely proud Muslim identity of Zanzibaris.

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Nairobi, Kenya
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2014

This mosque is actually not the largest mosque in Stone Town. However it is in Malindi which is a bustling area near the center of Stone Town. Access to the mosque is not quite simple. Worth a visit.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2014

I 'm just looking photos. Nice ones ! Thanks to photografers .Seen urbanism's extention around that Mosquée probably ..truely as in many places by the world , this one lost a litlle calm overall in peak hours.... Nice Minaret & simple Architecture beau-historical Mosqué ! I dont knew much !

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Karlskrona, Sweden
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2014

This is the oldest mosque in town. The place is very busy with people coming in and out all the time. It's not that hard to find this place. From where the ferries goes, just walk the opposite way to the town center, and you will be on Malindi Street. From there it's the first right at the mini-market and... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2012

very beautiful mosque! it would be ofcorse as it the oldest mosque also.......really well preserved!

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