Another good question, but unfortunately it is not.
Basically, he wanted six minarets from the beginning.
When criticized for his presumption, the Sultan then ordered a seventh minaret to be built at the Mecca mosque.
With so many unmissable attractions within a mere stroll of each other — and all set around the site of an ancient Byzantine hippodrome — Sultanahmet is an overwhelmingly popular tourist destination, and a prime location for visitors to be wowed on a truly epic scale.
The interior is very amazing and inspiring.
The structure is most inspiring during the evening call to prayer, when the mosque is illuminated by lights.
With this simple math, you will find out the Hagia Sophia and the Blue Mosque.
The mosque is generally open to the during the day, but closed for a short time during the.