Heydar Mosque, Baku

#5 of 21 in Historic Sites in Baku
Religious Site · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Pay a visit to Heydar Mosque. While only recently constructed, the mosque reflects the traditional Shirvan-Absheron architectural style and will amaze with its trio of 95-meter-high minarets, intricate stonework and elegant interior. What's more, it lights up in sublime fashion at night. Put Heydar Mosque at the forefront of your travel plans using our Baku trip itinerary builder.
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  • We were only allowed to see the outside of the mosque but enjoyed my time at this beautiful location. I learnt a lot about the history from our guide who was kind enough to inform us about it. A must....  more »
  • Named after the former president, this Mosque is popular among tourists. Though a bit far from the city center that you need to ask your tour operator to bring you here, it is an architectural marvel....  more »
  • Huge Mosque of Baku, Azerbaijan.. Stunning architecture... However, there weren't many worshippers during the asar prayers.. We did not pray in the main hall as it was closed... The surrounding area around the mosque doubles up as prayer space whenever needed...
  • Most beautiful masjid in the Baku city
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