Balat Ilyas Bey mosque

The mosque in the village of Balat next to the ancient city of Miletus was built in 1404 by Ilyas Bey, one of the descendants of Menteşeoğulları.Stones brought from the ancient city of Miletos were used in the construction of the mosque. Built on a pulley in the form of an octagon, the dome of the mosque has a diameter of 14 meters. The mihrab which is decorated with geometric patterns in the mosque attracts attention.

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