Blue Mosque is one of the most important mosques of Istanbul and it should probably be the first place you should visit in İstanbul. Although its architect is known as Architect Sinan(Great Sinan), it is built by Sedefhar Mehmet Ağa, in the period of Ottoman Sultan Ahmed the first. The mosque is known as Sultan Ahmed Mosque in Turkey but in Europe, it is known as Blue Mosque. It is visited by lots visitors each day. It is the only mosque in Turkey which has 6 minarets. Every year, especially in the month of Ramadan, the mosque is visited by lots of people both from Turkey and also from all around the world. Distance to Taxim Suites 5 km.