Top Ten Things to do in Mecca

Islamic Pilgrimage. Ancient. Bustling. Conservative.

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  1. See Kaaba one of the most important religious sites in the world
  2. Explore the Great Mosque of Mecca – Masjid al-Haram
  3. Hike the local mountains around Mecca
  4. Take a trip to Mina the ‘Tent City’ – the site of the stoning of the devil
  5. Learn something new at the National Museum of Saudi Arabia
  6. Go shopping at Abraj Al Beit Towers
  7. Visit the Cave of Thor where the profit hid for three days
  8. See the archaeological discoveries at Makkah Museum
  9. Try the local street food from the many stands around the city
  10. Spend a day or two in Jeddah – the gateway to Mecca

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