One of the oldest mosques in Hyderabad and in India, Mecca Masjid lies just 200 yards to the southwest of the Charminar. The mosque is named after the significant religious destination of Islam- Mecca. The bricks of the central arch of this magnificent building were brought from the holy city of Mecca.
The Masjid was the centre point of the old Hyderabad city planned by Muhammad Quli Qutub Shah. Built during the reign of 5th ruler of Qutub Shahi dynasty, Muhammad Quli Qutub Shah, the construction continued for years and the Qutub Shahi family could never complete the construction. Mughal leader Aurangzeb finished the construction in 17th century.
Soak yourself in divinity by visiting India’s holiest shrine, the Mecca Masjid in Hyderabad. Named after the significant mosque in Mecca, the Mecca Masjid should be visited for sure. Even though the entrance to the mosque is free and there are no Mecca Masjid tickets in general, still there are Mecca Masjid tours which will give you some enlightenment about the holy shrine. Buy the Mecca Masjid tour tickets and know the historical significance of the same.
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Explore historic Hyderabad on an 8-hour sightseeing excursion, offering a taste of the cityâÂÂs architecture, shopping, culture. Check out city landmarks like the 12th Century Warangal Fort and The Charminar, before spending the afternoon
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Visit the highlights of the majestic city of Hyderabad that was a part of a larger Hyderabad State ruled by sovereigns called Nizams. Behold the Charminar an imposing monument dominated by four minarets and visit Grand Mecca Masjid, the oldest mosque
The Charminar Area Walk will highlight the history of the two dynasties that ruled Hyderabad. We will take you to Charminar, Laad Bazaar, Mecca Masjid and Chowmahalla Palace. From the story of the creation of the city in 1591 till the end of the Niza
This unique private tour in Hyderabad will give you an unforgettable experience. Hyderabad, also known as a pearl city of India, has a lot to offer. Visit the world-famous Charminar and Salar Jung Museum. Learn more about the history and modernize cu
Hyderabad Tour will give you a unique experience, this city knows as a pearl city of India. During your tour you will visit world famous Charminar . And come to know rich culture of this city. This tour will give the feel of Historical and modernize
Mecca Masjid is the biggest and the most spectacular mosque of Hyderabad. It is also one of the largest mosques in India and is listed as a heritage building.The bricks used for the construction of the mosque were brought all the way from the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia.
A place with a historic importance but feels like its struggling to maintain its feets with time. Need to have some kind of guided tour or detailed description written inside to educate visitors. Other than itsc known to be built by bricks from mecca this place do not resemble any other significance.
Makkah Masjid was built during the reign of Muhammad Quli Qutb Shah, the 5th Qutb Shahi Sultan of Golconda (now Hyderabad). The three arched facades have been carved from a single piece of granite, which took five years to quarry. More than 8,000 workers were employed to build the mosque. Muhammad Quli Qutb Shah personally laid down
Very cool place in the old city of hyderbad. It was fun playing and feeding the pigeon's.
Amazing place to visit. One gets extensive look and feel of dedication of rulers.