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The silver-domed mosque on the Temple Mount is the third-holiest site in Sunni Islam and is not open to non-Muslims.
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Temple Mount, Jerusalem, Israel
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the most places on the earth .. the moment you enter the aqsa mosque and Jerusalem you feel you home and the air smell deferent.. all my family loved it and enjoy our stay

1  Thank Thaer J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I booked a tour with a uk based group called Al Israa for a 6 day tour of the beautiful place that is steeped in SO much history. The is a lot of walking around the old town to get to the main gates of...More

Thank turkz120
Reviewed 13 August 2018

The Aqsa compound is a serene garden containing a number of mosques, a library, a school, an antiquities department, etc. If you aren't Muslim, you can't go inside any of the buildings. This is a political issue that won't be solved anytime soon. But just...More

1  Thank Talal J
Reviewed 7 August 2018

I wanted to visit this mosque for many years. I was so glad to be able to visit and spend a few days in the holy land. It's the third holiest mosque in Islam after Makkah and Madinah mosques. Very peaceful grounds especially in the...More

Thank Travelfan123456
Reviewed 17 July 2018

A guided tour will tell you about the sites history, its significance, what led to its creation and it impact on its communities. Important to be a cultured tourist of what to wear, hours of visitation, and other restrictions. Even without a guide, it is...More

Thank Qomomoko
Reviewed 10 July 2018

We couldn't enter the mosque being a non-muslim. The grounds looked good and a visit to the third most religious place of the Muslims is worth . We went through the cobbled streets of the old city to the gate but the guards told us...More

1  Thank kakati_a
Reviewed 9 July 2018

This is a holy site that is worth visiting with a guide to pay respect, see the grounds and, with effort, see the beauty of the mosque interior. You cannot go inside the building as a non-Muslim without a guide. We were able to go...More

1  Thank DarCDayz
Reviewed 4 June 2018

This site has changed hands between Christians and Muslims many times. Now is a mosque. There is nothing attractive, unless you are a Muslim. As a matter of fact you kind of feel push away by the attitude of the people, if you are not...More

1  Thank Dudy D
Reviewed 25 May 2018

First time visit and read so much about it - very ancient Mosque - Praying inside was amazing and felt blessed. Soul food. I urge Muslims from USA, Canada, Europe, Australia, Malaysia, come and visit. Abu Darda (ra) relates that the Prophet (saw) said, “A...More

2  Thank Imran A
Reviewed 22 May 2018

Went for the Friday prayers and a great experience. The temple mount is close by but a separate building. It has the stone of King Solomon is and from where the prophet ascended to heaven

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Patricia5335
14 April 2018|
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Saf128
1 April 2018|
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Response from 145elite123145 | Reviewed this property |
At one time Mosque's were open to the public, but one would have to check to see if that is true in some cases. While we were in Israel most Mosque's were off limits and in some cases Muslim's were even questioned before... More
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Lifelongdecisions
11 June 2016|
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Response from VHIAJANTE | Reviewed this property |
Hi To go to Al Aqsa is very simple as long as you are in Jerusalem and you are a muslim. If you want to visit another religious places you can go independently of your religion. Usually, only muslins establish this... More
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