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Medina 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 Medina 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 Medina 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 Medina useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Medina!

Medina Sightseeing

The Baqi or Baqi`Al-Gharqad is the other important Medina sight that has some religious connection. Believed to be the largest cemetery in the world, the Baqi`Al-Gharqad is the ultimate resting place of Prophet Mohammed’s family members and companions after their death. The Prophet himself is said to have made multiple visits to the site during his lifetime to pray for eternal peace for the departed souls. read more

Medina History

After the fall of the Rashidun Caliphate Medina history has been quite uneventful. The city’s religious importance remained unscathed (it is the second holiest city of Islam after Mecca) but it suffered from political-anonymity. From the 7th century till the dawn of the 20th century, Medina had been subject to various rules, including the Umayyads, the Abbasids, the Fatimids, the Mamluks and finally the Ottoman Turks. read more

Medina Travel Guide

Seeing as Medina is visited by thousands of pilgrims every year, there are numerous hotels in the city. The most expensive and luxurious hotels are usually located in the close vicinity of the mosque. Dar Al Hijra Intercontinental and Al Andalous Suites are two of the finest five-star hotels in Medina. The hotels not only offer all the expected facilities, but they also include extensive shopping areas and on-site... read more

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