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Baiturrahman Grand Mosque

Jalan Teuko Umar, Banda Aceh, Indonesia
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Banda Aceh is rich in historical sites. The people are very polite and dignified.

Banda Aceh, Indonesia is a very special place to visit. The people are genuinely polite and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
salahuddeenkareem
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Banda Aceh, Indonesia
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Huge, peaceful and beautiful mosque. Be reminded that you will be entering a religious house. So do... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
s12796
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Alice Springs, Australia
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Jalan Teuko Umar, Banda Aceh, Indonesia
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"beautiful architecture"
in 8 reviews
"under renovation"
in 8 reviews
"non muslims"
in 5 reviews
"wear long pants"
in 3 reviews
"saudi arabia"
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"masjid nabawi"
in 3 reviews
"religious place"
in 3 reviews
"business trip"
in 2 reviews
"small donation"
in 2 reviews
"big umbrellas"
in 2 reviews
"dress code"
in 2 reviews
"cover up"
in 2 reviews
"night view"
in 2 reviews
"must visit place"
in 5 reviews
"long skirt"
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"gold shops"
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"dead bodies"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Banda Aceh, Indonesia is a very special place to visit. The people are genuinely polite and well-mannered. I call it the city of smiles and laughter. The historical sites must be visited while here.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Huge, peaceful and beautiful mosque. Be reminded that you will be entering a religious house. So do dress appropriately.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Masjid was renovated back in 2017 and it's greatly done. Hot air in Banda Aceh yet you will feel at peace inside this Masjid. I used to live here in Banda Aceh for 6 years and this masjid is one of my favorite masjid...More

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Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

Grand, peaceful atmosphere. First time visiting to mosque, the feeling is a bit complicated. Probably due to this mosque had save lots of people back in year 2004. When inside, you can feel the quietness and peaceful in heart.

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Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

Baiturrahman mosque survived the tsunami of 2004. It bore witness to the onslaught of tidal waves with unimaginable height and strength. It bore witness to people climbing and holding on to its structures to stay alive. It bore witness to dead bodies that perished on...More

Thank NatureTrekkersPJ
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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

I was very impressed with the majestic architecture of the grand mosque. It is beautifully designed and is a must for visitors to Aceh. However, maintenance should be looked into as the new, beautiful, grand mosque has began to show damage like taps, toilets which...More

Thank Jouhara J
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Reviewed 15 April 2018

I haven't really been so impressed by the Indonesian mosques I've seen in other cities. But this one in Banda Aceh is really very attractive. As a non-Muslim I wasn't allowd to go inside, but I was still permitted to walk around the grounds and...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

If you have been to the Nabawi Mosque in Madinah, first thing you will notice are the high tech giant umbrellas..and here in Baiturrahman Grand Mosque, they have also recently installed somewhat similar umbrellas but different design and colour. This make the mosque exquisitely beautiful...More

2  Thank surejade
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

This mosque is the first place i wanted to see when i first time come to Aceh. It has beautiful architecture, very clean, and you'll be in love for the first sight. Just remember, this mosque is one of historical place when tsunami in 2004...More

1  Thank arievo
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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

This mosque is huge and magestic, and located in the middle of town, close to Pasar Atjeh. Although it is for muslim prayers, it is open to everyone to visit. There is no entrance fee, but any donation is very much welcome. There is underground...More

Thank ALR0609
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