Abu Haggag MosqueCurrently Open
- Address: Abu pilgrims, Luxor, Egypt
- Timings: 24-hrs Details
- Phone: +20-952373854
- Ticket Price: Free
- Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
- Tags: Mosque, Religious Site, Family And Kids
Above the ruins of Luxor temple, nestled within the walls of Ramesses II court, stands Abu Haggag Mosque (Mosque of Abu Haggag) and is considered as the ancient center of worship during the reign of Pharaoh Amenhotep III. If you view the mosque from the tops of the architraves in the Colonnade Hall, it dominates the first court at Luxor temple. It is best to visit the mosque during any of the religious festivals of Muslim saints. Boats are paraded around the temple. You could hear the echo of the age old procession of the barks of Amun, Mut and Khonsu, especially during the Festival of Opet.
- The mosque is open for the whole day, except during prayer times.
- Women should wear a scarf.
- Free entry
- It remains closed on Friday till 01:30pm.
- By train, get off at Luxor station near Al Mahata Sqaure.
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28.63% of people who visit Luxor include Abu Haggag Mosque in their plan
10 AM - 11 AM
61.19% of people start their Abu Haggag Mosque visit around 10 AM - 11 AM
People usually take around 1 Hr to see Abu Haggag Mosque
86.36% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Abu Haggag Mosque