Monday, 22 January 2018 04:09 GMT

Saudi- 200 historic sites in Madinah, Islamic Tourism Capital, attract visitors

(MENAFN - Saudi Press Agency)
Madinah, 20 Jumada II,1438 AH, 19 March,2017 , SPA -- Madinah, the City of the Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) is replete with religious, historical and prominent landmarks and sites associated with the Prophet's biography and eternal events, as the Islamic tourism capital 2017 includes more than 200 sites varied between the historic mosques or milestones, all of them have remained firmly in the hearts of the Muslims eager to visit them.
Mount Ohud is one of the most timeless historical places, which has been linked with Prophet's biography and its historic and heroic events. Most visitors are keen to visit these sites specially Mount Ohud which includes many antiquities, among them the martyrs graveyard including the bodies of 70 companions who were martyred during the battle, as well as the historical site of "Square of master of martyrs'' currently witnessing development under the supervision of many concerned government departments and follow-up by Prince Faisal bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Governor of Madinah region in order to enhance the services provided to visitors.
-- SPA
13:51 LOCAL TIME 10:51 GMT


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