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Huaisheng Mosque

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Friday Prayer and visit at the shrine.

Ideally located from the foot of Baiyun Mountain. Very easy access by taxi and Metro. Very... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Kent, United Kingdom
Historical Mosque

This is a famous and one of the old mosques in this world. I am happy to perform prayer here. It is... read more

Reviewed 26 January 2019
Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Ideally located from the foot of Baiyun Mountain. Very easy access by taxi and Metro. Very beautiful mosque, chinese style, arabic calligraphy. The garden and the veranda, ideal place to spend time.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 26 January 2019 via mobile

This is a famous and one of the old mosques in this world. I am happy to perform prayer here. It is also known as Lighthouse Mosque.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Imrandu
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

Its not so far from 6 banyan tree place One can visit both places. Its not only muslim anyone can go there and see how beautiful and peaceful that place is.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank mrandrasn
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Visiting this mosque should not be only for Muslims. Firstly the mosque is located in one of the most picturesque gardens in GZ which makes the visit serene and peaceful in a bustling and otherwise chaotic city. There is loads of history and culture in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank RafikS_12
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

The oldest mosque in Guangzhou which landmark with lighthouse. There is a decent halal Xinja restaurant infront of the main entrance with variety of delicious foods.

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank rosmanHD
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Those muslim travellers should visit this place & and perform your prayer there! The mosque is very unique because you will experience the jungle trekking! 😊

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 30 August 2018

I like to visit mosques internationally and this one was no different to the others. Just very busy and the tress give it an eerie feeling

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank sikihassim
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

If you're a Guangzhou, you must visit this beautiful Masjid. Peaceful & very well maintained. You find many Muslims from different nations visiting and coming for prayers.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank 909talhan
Reviewed 1 April 2018

I was a bit surprised here because usually at mosques there is a friendly doorman/guard, caretaker or imam who chats with you, but here, the worker was kind of surly and just grunted at me when I asked if I needed to cover my hair...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank MFinChina
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

From the reviews we've read that only Muslims are allowed. And so 3 of us who are non-Muslim respectfully waited outside for our friend who had gone in to say his prayers. A friendly worshiper who is local, saw us, and graciously invited us into...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank EileenaLee
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11 September 2018|
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Response from Sultana R | Reviewed this property |
Also known as the light house mosque, Huaisheng Mosque was first built in 627, during the Tang Dynasty (618-907), when Islam was introduced to China for the first time. It was invested and constructed by some Arabs and named... More