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Mecca Map, Saudi Arabia

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Mecca Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Mecca with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Mecca useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Mecca!

Mecca Nightlife

The pilgrims spend their days and nights in prayers. Mecca becomes city of lights during the nighttime and the night presents the same atmosphere as the day. The worshipers spend their nights in the Masjid Al Haram, mosques and other holy places. read more

Mecca History

In the 500’s, they joined the spice trade and Mecca became a major trade center.  It was the wealthiest settlement on the Red Sea.  Mecca gained great political and economic power worldwide.  Even though the area was barren, inhabitants of the city had enough water due to the Zamzam well which was on the site of the Kaaba, which is among the holiest shrines in the region.  The area was very harsh and this led to... read more

Mecca Sightseeing

Gold items, dates and the ZamZam water are the main souvenirs you can buy from Mecca. Mecca has a number of American fast food outlets, which serve the eatables sans pork. Drinking is illegal in Saudi Arabia.   read more

Mecca Travel Guide

Makkah Al-Mukarramah (known as Mecca or Makkah or Meccah in short) is the holiest city for people who follow Islam as their religion. Kaaba, a cuboidal structure located within the al-Masjid al-Haram mosque, happens to be the holiest monument for Muslims which they visit for the yearly Hajj pilgrimage. Around 2 million Muslims visit Mecca every year to perform Hajj. The fastest growing city is also the capital of... read more

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