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A must-visited place in Aceh...or even in Indonesia.

Going there quite a long time ago, around 2010, this remarkable mosque gave me such an... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2018
rahmasarii
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Jakarta, Indonesia
Historical Masjid from Colonial Era

Grand Masjid Baiturrahman is a historical masjid which was built during colonial era and still... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
289febriana
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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Jalan Teuko Umar, Banda Aceh, Indonesia
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Reviewed 10 September 2018

Going there quite a long time ago, around 2010, this remarkable mosque gave me such an unforgettable moment. Praying there with your face on its white marble floor was a wonderful experience. Even if you are merely a tourist, you would most likely enjoy the...More

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Reviewed 9 September 2018

Dress appropriate when visiting this mosque, shorts and t-shirts are not acceptable as a friendly man pointed out.

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Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Grand Masjid Baiturrahman is a historical masjid which was built during colonial era and still actively used until today. It's the landmark of Banda Aceh and helped Aceh to earned the nicknme 'Land of Mecca Terrace'. The masjid has several giant umbrellas similar with the...More

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Reviewed 30 July 2018

The architecture is amazingly beautiful. For westerners wishing to visit, you need to make sure you conform to the clothing requirements especially for women (cover your head, long sleeves, long pants and nothing tight), they will also loan you a robe with hood if you...More

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Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

This place is amazing... you can see this place reassembled with blue mosque in turkey... inside of this place is amazing but you must use hijab for female to come inside n it’s free

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Reviewed 25 July 2018

Beautiful, huge masjid, calm, parking provided underground, well maintain, crowded with visitor and local people, and many family hang out around at weekend. it's a must go if you come to Banda Aceh. got history by tsunami 2004

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Reviewed 17 July 2018

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.

Thank salahuddeenkareem
Reviewed 13 July 2018

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

Thank s12796
Reviewed 21 June 2018

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

Thank Noa S
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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