Suleymaniye Mosque is one of the best mosques in Istanbul.
It is located in Tiryakiler Market, Prof.Siddik Sami Onar Street, Suleymaniye, Fatih, on the Historical Peninsula of Istanbul.
The spectacular Suleymaniye Mosque was built in honor of the magnificent Sultan Suleyman by the famous architect Sinan between the year 1550-1557.
The decoration of the mosque is outstanding with colored tiles, stained glass windows and antique columns.
It dominates the ancient city skyline and standing on the highest hill on the region.
The mosque is one of the masterpieces of the famous architect Mimar Sinan. The interior of the mosque is very impressive with a vast central dome and tiered domes surrounding it.
Suleymaniye Mosque is also one of the best places to see in Istanbul.