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Mount Uhud, Medina

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Must see · Mountain · Nature / Park
The largest mountain in Medina and a major pilgrimage site, Mount Uhud commemorates the famous battle between Muslim and Meccan forces in 625 CE. Climb a small hill to observe the site of the battlefield, and see the burial places of the Prophet Muhammad's 50 companions who perished, most notably his uncle Hamza. A mosque also stands on site. The mount rises 1,077 m (3,533 ft) and bears a large painted inscription of the word "Allah" in Arabic on its slope. Take a look at our Medina day trip website to schedule your visit to Mount Uhud and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • I just came to see for a few minutes. It's in front of a mosque. There's a market of sorts near and also a souvenir shop  more »
  • one of the historic place in madinah al-munawarah . its just a piece of heaven. and a great place to vist  more »
  • Went to the area as one of the stops of the sightseeing bus toor. Place is massive and it is a must visit spot in Medinah to witness the place of the battlefield of Uhud battle and make sublimation.....  more »
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  • It’s a historical Mountain
  • Amazing and important part of Islamic history. Guys when you visit, leave your phones for a minute and take a deep reflection on its history and reflect on it.
  • Historic and holly place.
  • Tall and rocky mountains!
  • A well known mountain and place where 2nd war between Muslims and Mushrikeen e Mecca was fought.

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