Al Aqsa Mosque

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  • Address: Temple Mount (Haram al-Sharif), Jerusalem, Israel
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  • Timings: 07:30 am - 02:30 pm Details
  • Phone: +972-026283292
  • Time Required: 00:30 Mins
  • Tags: Mosque, Religious Site, Family And Kids
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The Al Aqsa Mosque is the third holiest lace for Muslims- Mecca and Medina being the first two. The mosque is the central place for the Muslim population in Jerusalem and has an history of being the Royal Palace for Crusaders and the headquarters for the Kings of Templar.

The beautiful mosque has seen many earthquakes and a few destructions as well. However, today the mosque stands tall on the Temple Mount and is a fabulous collection of art- including Romanesque style facades, Carrara Marble structures and intricately painted ceilings.

Al Aqsa Mosque Travel Tips

  • Non- Muslims are not allowed inside the mosque.

Al Aqsa Mosque Hours

  • Closed to non-Muslims.
  • During periods of tension, the site may be closed.

How to Reach Al Aqsa Mosque

  • By Bus: at The Western Wall
  • By Light Rail: at Damascus Gate
  • By Taxi.
  • Rent a Bike.
  • On foot.

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  • Al Aqsa Mosque Address: Temple Mount (Haram al-Sharif), Jerusalem, Israel
  • Al Aqsa Mosque Contact Number: +972-026283292
  • Al Aqsa Mosque Timing: 07:30 am - 02:30 pm
  • Best time to visit Al Aqsa Mosque(preferred time): 08:00 am - 10:40 am
  • Time required to visit Al Aqsa Mosque: 00:30 Mins
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  • 1.81% of people who visit Jerusalem include Al Aqsa Mosque in their plan

  • 95% of people start their Al Aqsa Mosque visit around 08 AM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Al Aqsa Mosque

Tuesday and Thursday

People normally also visit The Cenacle while planning their trip to Al Aqsa Mosque.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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