Al Suqya, Al-Madinah al-Munawwarah, Saudi Arabia
The perfect 2 days itinerary

Al Suqya is a small neighborhood located in the city of Al-Madinah al-Munawwarah, also known as Medina, in Saudi Arabia. Medina is the second holiest city in Islam after Mecca. It is the final resting place of the Prophet Muhammad and is known for the Al-Masjid an-Nabawi (the Prophet's Mosque), one of the largest mosques in the world. The city is rich in Islamic history and culture, and it attracts millions of pilgrims each year.

What to do in Al Suqya?

This 2 days itinerary is the perfect guide to the best things to see in Al Suqya. It includes day-by-day activities, travel tips, and the top places to visit.

Day 1: Exploring the Spiritual Heart of Medina

Morning

Start your day with a visit to the Al-Masjid an-Nabawi, also known as the Prophet's Mosque. Spend some time in prayer and reflection in this serene and spiritual place. Visit the Green Dome, under which the Prophet Muhammad is said to be buried.

Afternoon

Visit the Quba Mosque, the oldest mosque in the world. According to Islamic tradition, performing two raka'ahs of nafl prayers in the Quba Mosque is equal to performing one Umrah. Afterward, visit the Qiblatain Mosque, known for its unique feature of having two mehrabs.

Evening

Explore the local markets around the mosque area. Try some traditional Saudi Arabian cuisine at a local restaurant.


Day 2: Discovering the Historical Sites

Morning

Visit the Uhud Mountain, a historical site where the Battle of Uhud took place. There is also a cemetery where the martyrs of the battle are buried.

Afternoon

Visit the Qasr Quba, a historical castle located near the Quba Mosque. Explore the castle and learn about its history.

Evening

Visit the Dates Market for some shopping. Medina is famous for its dates, so don't forget to buy some as souvenirs.


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