Rustem Pasha Mosque showcases exquisite works of Ottoman art and architecture. Known foremost for the stunning Iznik tiles that create floral and geometric patterns across the porch, walls, and columns throughout the building, the mosque has been the source of the popularity of Iznik pottery. The chandeliers help to light up the spectacular art, carvings, and carpets that furnish this spiritual place. As a tourist, you may not visit the mosque during prayer time (during or around sunset and sunrise), and it is considered impolite to visit during group prayers or sermons. You must wear modest clothing and remove shoes before you enter. Ask your accommodation about how to get to the mosque and for prayer schedules. Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Istanbul trip simple and quick.
Tours To Rustem Pasha Mosque
Istanbul Small-Group Tour Including Dolmabahce Palace and Luxury Transport BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $50
Duration: 4 hours
Bosphorus Full-Day Sightseeing Tour: Golden Horn and Bosphorus Cruise, Spice Bazaar, Camlica Hill and Dolmabahce Palace BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $71
Duration: 8 hours
Morning Bosphorus and Golden Horn Cruise BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $35
Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
Rustem Pasha Mosque Reviews
A bit tricky to find but worth it! From Yenikapi tram station, head towards the front entrance Egyptian bazar or Spice Market. Don't enter. Stay outside and follow the right hand side (if you are... more »
We made a special detour here to see this beautiful mosque but everything was totally covered by boards for the renovation so you can't see a single tile. The mosque is,still open for prayer. Will... more »
One of the oldest mosque. Amazing architecture and famous place in Istanbul for visitors. Can be accessed easily by train.
This was a peaceful mosque where we enjoyed our mid day prayers. Beautiful architecture and stunning decorations.
Plan your trip to Istanbul
Get a personalized planA complete day-by-day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your plan. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
Popular things to do in Istanbul
Hidden gems in Istanbul
See all ›
See all ›
See all ›
Nearby attractions in Istanbul
Plans to Rustem Pasha Mosque by other users
53 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular & hidden gems Preferences: May Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 8 days in Turkey BY A USER FROM FRANCE June, popular sights Preferences: June Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 46 days in Turkey BY A USER FROM TURKEY June, kids, popular sights Preferences: June, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 60 days in Turkey BY A USER FROM TURKEY June, popular sights Preferences: June Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 31 days in Turkey BY A USER FROM TURKEY June, popular sights Preferences: June Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 8 days in Turkey BY A USER FROM TURKEY July, teens, kids, popular sights Preferences: July, teens, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium