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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This tower is located at one edge of the old town and can be seen from all around. Useful landmark if one gets lost in the myriad narrow streets nearby. Illuminated at night.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank aberdeenangler
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This clock is located almost in the center of the town. I would of loved to enter the clock town but we were not allowed to enter on the day we visited. This is a landmark this is rich in culture and history.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank DameonG38
Reviewed 20 July 2019 via mobile

As part of our city tour in Sarajevo, we stopped at Gazi Husrev Beg Mosque from where we can see this old clock tower.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Abu_Firas_11
Reviewed 21 June 2019

It's not possible to visit the inside of the clock tower. Even so, have a look at the time shown on the clock and it will completely different to that on your watch or phone. The reason being that it is set to lunar, rather...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank martyncymro
Reviewed 6 May 2019 via mobile

Located near the Gai Husrev Beg Mosque, this attraction is easy to spot due to its location and height. For picture taking purpose, it is nice to include both this Tower and that of the Minaret located near by. From my guide, I learned that...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank LolaGo1
Reviewed 11 March 2019 via mobile

This is an call to prayer Islamic clock.This is one of the town symbols. You can take some photos around here.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 7SE3
Reviewed 3 March 2019

The 16th century Sarajevo Clock Tower is near the Bezistan, Sarajevo’s oldest shopping area. The unusual clock that keeps lunar time. The clock indicates the five times for daily Islam prayer – dawn, noon, afternoon, sunset, and night. With the lunar system, “the day begins...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Sue M
Reviewed 30 December 2018

This keeps lunar time, possibly the only clock tower in the world to do so. The intention of this was to allow locals to time their prayers according to the clock. In order to be accurate the clock has to be recalibrated every 3 days...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Chelsea B
Reviewed 23 November 2018

This clocktower is unique - the only such tower with a clock that shows times in both Ottoman and European way of counting the time, from sunset and from midnight.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank IanWAllen
Reviewed 26 September 2018

This clock tower is situated next to the Gazi Husrev-Beg mosque and shows the lunar time for daily prayers .According to this system the day begins at Sunset when the time is shown at 1200 hrs.When i had taken this photo the time was 1034...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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