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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 History

Prophet Muhammad arrived in Yathrib on September 20, 622, and soon the scenario started changing. With Muhammad preaching his new monotheistic religion of Islam, people of the Arab-tribes started embracing the new religion and even proclaimed Muhammad as their leader. Inspired by the many conversions, Muhammad unified his followers to protect Medina (by then, Yathrib had become Medina) from the Mecca-rulers. Within a... read more

Medina Sightseeing

Medina (or al-Madinah) is the second-holiest city in Islam (after Mecca/Makkah). Known as the ‘City of the Prophet of Allah’ (its full Arabic name is ‘Madinat Rasul Allah’) to which Muhammad escaped following his ouster from Mecca, Medina is no routine tourist city; it is rather a sacred city where devout followers of Islam from the world over come for annual Hajj or Umra pilgrimages. As such, Medina sights are... read more

Medina Travel Guide

Most pilgrims fly to King Abdulaziz International Airport in Jeddah, and take one of the designated pilgrim buses to Mecca or Medina. Prince Mohammad Bin Abdulaziz Airport, Medina’s airport has recently introduced several direct connections to cities around the Middle East, such as Karachi, Lahore, Mumbai and also some domestic destinations, such as Riyadh, Arabia’s capital. For those who prefer travelling by bus,... read more

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