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Ibrahimee Magu, Corner of Medhuziyaarai Magu, Male
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Grand Friday Mosque is a very beautiful building in the middle of Malé, next to the big square and the Sultan Park. As we was not allowed to enter the Mosque we just could see it from the outside but it´s worth taking a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Mats_Stockholm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful mosque. Worth visiting. Well maintained. If you are muslim you show pray Friday namaz here. Better go early or it will get full inside.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Travekings
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The White round-shaped minaret of the Male Hukuru Miskiy (Friday Mosque) was originally erected by Ikskandhar Siri Kulafanmeeba Kathri Bavana Mahaarfadhun already in 1688, the first round minaret, and it is simar to those in Mecca.; the completion was done 1675 by Sultan Iskandhar`s; renovated...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Herbert B
Reviewed 3 February 2019

You need to make sure you follow local custom, but this place is definietly worth the visit. Such quiet peace as you walk around admirning the wood design. Entry is outside prayer times.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Rwd181
Reviewed 30 January 2019

The golden dome is the attraction of this mosque.Best mosque in Male to see the Islamic architecture and carvings

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank sunseb
Reviewed 19 January 2019 via mobile

There are many interesting stories to hear here about the history of Male. We went on a 2 hour walking tour. Very interesting. It was interesting to hear from the times of the sultan to current day of the president. We had a very good...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank ChrisTaylerNT
Reviewed 30 December 2018 via mobile

The tombstones, shrines and crypts are interesting and if you like Maldivian flavored Islamic architecture there are some unique motifs here.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank 470trevorl
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

This is the largest amd main mosque in Maldives located in the north side of the capital city male. .

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ali s
Reviewed 21 November 2018

I think it is worth to see. There are also times for visitors to see it (outside the prayer times). Of course you have to keep some rules (closed shoulders and women closed knees) and be respectful to the religion, but this you should do...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank romanshorner
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

It's beautiful and big. It's a prayer place for Muslims. A great place to visit but we also must respect it.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank fahmenhamra
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Response from vijaysuk | Reviewed this property |
Yes Friday is a Government and Public holiday in Maldives ,including Banks and other big companies ,but it is not a holiday for small shops and ferry service to the Airport and Mainland Male'. Only that during the afternoon... More