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Ferhadija Mosque

Banja Luka, Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Only seen from the outside, but enough seen to confirm

Impressed by the glorious looking light, I had a closer look from the outside and made several... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Petter S
,
Prague, Czech Republic
Impressive

Rebuilt after the war in Bosnia and Herzegovina, this mosque is very striking and dominant-looking... read more

Reviewed August 19, 2017
Aleksandar S
,
Belgrade, Serbia
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  • Average9%
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Banja Luka, Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Impressed by the glorious looking light, I had a closer look from the outside and made several marvellous pics. As I am not a Muslim and don't intend to adhere to the rules and take off my shoes, I didn't enter the building though. Upon...More

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Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

Rebuilt after the war in Bosnia and Herzegovina, this mosque is very striking and dominant-looking, especially because of its position. Some further information on board or some offered tour would be appreciated.

Thank Aleksandar S
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Reviewed August 15, 2017

It's brillant piece of architecture. Unfortunately this one is brand new because of war damage so remember that you are watching rebuilt sight. Still worth to see.

Thank Dawid L
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Reviewed June 10, 2017

I have heard that this Mosqueja was been rebuild after the war. It is very pictoresque! It is well worth the visits. Amazingly well rebulded I guess they rebulded it like it was before. It is not heavy to find. Banja Luka is a beautifull...More

Thank Sandi L
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Reviewed March 27, 2017 via mobile

This is a mosque in the heart of the city. It has a lot of history from when it was built and till modern time history and sad events. It is worthwhile a visit just to grasp more understanding about the whole social tissue of...More

Thank Mrragheb
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Reviewed December 11, 2016 via mobile

Im happy to see it is rebuilt after Bosnian war. Banja Luka is a nice Bosnian town by the river. So much to experience.

Thank Jasna J
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Reviewed November 14, 2016

One of the official sightseeing of Banja Luka. Burnt during the war, renewed recently, symbol that multi-ethnicity is still alive.

Thank goranandrevski
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Reviewed October 31, 2016

It was very much missed when it did not exist between 1993 and 2015 due to being a victim of Ethnic Cleansing in the Center of Banja Luka. It was nicely rebuilt according to the actual standards in reconstructing historical buildings and is a worth...More

Thank Claudia-M K
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Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

Looks great, especially at night with some very smart lighting. It was a UNESCO world heritage site before it was destroyed, it took some time to reconstruct it, but it is here again in all its glory.

Thank slobodan t
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Reviewed July 29, 2016

Before this beautiful mosque was destroyed during the war in Bosnia, it was considered to be one of the most remarkable mosques in the Balkans. Even though it took a lot of time to do its reconstruction, the remade version of Ferhadija mosque completely reaches...More

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