Kota Kinabalu City Mosque is the second most important
mosque in the whole Kota Kinabalu after the State Mosque, located in Sembulan.
It is a perfect blend of modern and Islamic architecture and can hold more than
12,000 people in a single time. The architecture of the mosque highly resembles
the Nabawi Mosque in Medina. The man-made lagoons surrounding the mosque gives
its visitors an elegant and dramatic look, especially on a full moon night and
is the largest mosque in Kota Kinabalu.
Location: The mosque is just
3 KM from the main Kota Kinabalu City and is easily accessible.
How to reach: Either you can take
a local taxi, which will cost you around 15 MYR per way or you can take Bus No.
5A from the front of Hotel Shangri-La, which will cost you around 1.50 MYR per person per way.
Timings: 8 AM to 5 PM