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Ampel Mosque, Surabaya

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Experience a part of Indonesian heritage at Ampel Mosque. Pay a visit to this holy site, built in 1421 by Sunan Ampel--one of the first people to spread Islam in Indonesia. Designed with a fusion of Javanese and Arab Islamic styles, the mosque features a teak construction thought by locals to have protective powers: during an invasion of the city by foreign troops, the mosque survived unscathed. Take a walk around the historical grounds, and observe the lively atmosphere of the surrounding Arab quarter. You can find many places to eat and a variety of Arab-themed shops in the vicinity. Make Ampel Mosque a centerpiece of your Surabaya vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Surabaya day trip website .
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  • Ampel Mosque is a mosque of Islamic legends in the special Javanese land of Surabaya. There is a tomb of the Guardian Songo one of the Satunta Yaiti Sunan Ampel. Located in the north of Surabaya. Ampel Mosque is one of the famous religious tourism places. Very crowded every day. There is also a lot of culinary. There is nasi babat. Squid rice. Etc.
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  • After the pilgrimage from the tomb, can hunt dates and the knacks Muslim clothing do not forget to keep the cleanliness. After the pilgrimage do not forget to Kulineran around the way out Masjid.
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