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II. Mahmud Turbesi

Merkez | Beyazit, Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey
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“You will pass it while walking along Divan Yolu …”
17 Sep 2017
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Merkez | Beyazit, Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

… and probably not take much notice of it, I stopped for about fifteen minutes; there needs to be more information provided for visitors.

Thank RWandSW
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Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

So this tomb and graveyard are in the middle of a busy area on a busy street but it's very easy to miss as it seems to blend in to the background. The architecture is more European inside but is similar to the other tombs...More

Thank Hint_of_Pepper
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Reviewed 25 March 2016

This tomb is now under restoration and the visitors can see only half part of the garden. Half of the garden is covered with sheets so you may think it's boring to visit here. But the building is historically valuable so at least worth while...More

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Reviewed 21 March 2016

Whenever I visit a new city I do not just like to see the people living in it, I also like to hear the tales it's dead relate. So I try to visit the tombs and cemeteries too. So from Samarkand's Shah e Zinda to...More

4  Thank HINAWASEEM
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Reviewed 3 August 2015 via mobile

I actually think that the tea garden located on the same premise is a much more interesting site, but the cemetery and the tombs make a for good short peek if you want to. If you are unfamiliar with Turkish history and not religious, the...More

Thank TheLegos
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Reviewed 13 April 2015

As I was walking down the main drag of the downtown, this complex sort of just pops out at you. It is a mixture garden and graveyard and is worth a little time. For nothing else, if not to get away from the crowds and...More

Thank jehenson81
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Reviewed 27 March 2015

Cemberlitas Sultan Mahmut II shrine is one of the most improtant shrines in Istanbul city which is a walking distance to historical peninsula called " Sultanahmet Square". The shrine has 3 Ottoman sultans' sarcophagus with 18 princes &princess from Ottoman dynasty were buried. It is...More

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Reviewed 23 September 2014

This musoleum is the equilivent of seeing the caskets of three kings or three presidents in one room. A lot of history in a small space. Read up on the sultans before you go.

Thank R M
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Reviewed 28 February 2014

On the way to the Grand Bazar we discovered an unexpected treat; the shrine of the last 3 Ottoman sultans. We had noticed this area the last time were we in Istanbul but it was closed - it's on the right hand side of the...More

2  Thank SandraW13
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cup of tea. Outside the vast bazaar, worn, narrow
streets wind their way down from its lofty perch to
the southern shore of the Golden Horn, where the
evocatively aromatic Spice Bazaar beckons alongside
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