Great Mosque of Mecca - Masjid al-Haram, Mecca

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The ultimate pilgrimage for Muslims, Great Mosque of Mecca - Masjid al-Haram surrounds Kaaba, Islam's holiest shrine, thought to have been constructed by Abraham. The enormous mosque covers 35.7 hectares (88.2 acres) and can accommodate up to 1.2 million worshippers at a time. In the central courtyard lies the shrine, and a Zamzam well with holy water believed to have come straight from God. Watch the faithful flock to the site to pray and recite from the Qur'an. Security is tight and non-Muslim travelers will not be allowed to enter the city. Plan to see Great Mosque of Mecca - Masjid al-Haram and other attractions that appeal to you using our Mecca trip planner.
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  • No words can describe this place of emotions, The holy place for billions of muslims around the world. NK  more »
  • It is always wonderful to visit such a holy place. It is not my first pilgrimage but a very special and peaceful pilgrimage since the number of visits is limited due to the pendemic.  more »
  • Great arrangement, amazing coordination, tremendous sterilization and hygiene. from all the people around. and the government tack all the humanity with the same principality and equality. they...  more »

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