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Džamija cara, Pristina

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The biggest mosque in Pristina, Džamija cara, is distinguished by its 15 m (98 ft) dome and lavish arabesques on interior walls and ceilings. Built between 1460 and 1461 by orders of Sultan Mehmet the Second, the mosque was the most prominent one in the region at its time, with the largest dome at the top. Its minaret stands above the surrounding buildings. The gardens provide a calm retreat to the locals and tourists alike. Inside the mosque, see well-preserved colorful floral ornaments and a mix of minimalistic and Islamic decorative elements. To visit Džamija cara on your trip to Pristina, use our Pristina holiday planner .
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  • Mosque located in the center of the city. Not particularly striking, but worth a visit.
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  • A local told me that it is the biggest and oldest mosque in Pristina. I got excited and wanted to visit only to find out it was closed during my visit. I just took pictures of its exteriors and the ga...  more »
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