About Makkah

Makkah is the blessed city which is the most beloved land in the sight of Allah (Glorified and Exalted is He) and the chosen location of His House. It was here that the final prophet and guide of the whole of mankind, Muhammad (peace and blessings of Allah be on him), was born and commenced his Prophethood. Millions of Muslims make a pilgrimage here, as the pilgrimage is one of the Five Pillars of Islam. The Prophet Muhammad was born here, and it is a sacred place for Muslims and the birthplace of Islam.

Things to know when you travel to Makkah


Where to stay?

• Casablanca Takamul Hotel • Marriott Makkah Hotel Jabal Omar • Makarem Al Bait Hotel • Makarem Mina Hotel • Makarem Umm Alqura Hotel • M Hotel Makkah by Millennium • Elaf Ajyad • Pullman ZamZam Makkah • Makarem Ajyad Makkah Hotel • Mövenpick Hotel & Residence Hajar Tower Makkah • Dar Aleiman Grand • Dar Aleiman Royal • ETC


Where to shop?

• Bin Dawood • Etc • Mecca Mall • Hospitality Mall • Hijaz Mall • Extra


Where to visit?

• Grand Mosque • Kaaba • Safa to Marwa • Jabal-al-noor (Mountain of Light) • Makkah Mall • Station of Ibrahim