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Al Aqsa Mosque

Temple Mount, Jerusalem, Israel
+972 2-628-3292
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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.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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"holiest site"
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"holy place"
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"golden dome"
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"historical value"
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"old city"
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"call to prayer"
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"peaceful place"
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"an amazing experience"
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"holy land"
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"western wall"
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Reviewed 27 July 2017

I had the opportunity to visit the Al Aqsa Mosque on a Friday during Ramadan in 2015. It was an amazing experience and something I hope I will be able to do again. However, do be advised that Israel security is a hassle, but if...More

2  Thank Evan G
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Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

this place is the best no matter what, palenstine is just wow, the feeling the peace the masjid al aqsa gave me was unexplainable, I was amazed by the people, the azaan the whole journey, it left me in tears, we stayed at hashmi hotel...More

3  Thank sabihatimmy
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Reviewed 31 May 2017

I had the absolute life experience when i had a chance to visit this stunning piece of art and culture in Jerusalem! This is the Dome of Rock situated in the heart of the Old City encompassed in 4 walls. What can i say about...More

1  Thank ADFlawless
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

Al Aqsa Mosque is situated at south end of the Temple Mount a couple minutes walk from the iconic Dome of the Rock. This is the 3rd holiest site in the Islamic world and a essential place to visit in Jerusalem for Muslims. Note: Unfortunately,...More

2  Thank BradJill
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Reviewed 22 May 2017

Not as famous as the Dome on the Rock but just as beautiful and as steeped in history and myth. A place for reflection no matter what faith, or even if no faith. Escape the heat of the sun and local politics inside these cool...More

1  Thank Steve L
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Reviewed 23 April 2017

It's located in Jerusalem right above the western wall ( so much problems !!!! )it is the second most holy place for the MUSLIM WORLD ,the Muslims believe that from here the prophet MUHAMAD ASSENTED TO HEAVEN

1  Thank shlomo a
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Reviewed 30 March 2017

Al Aqsa Mosque, Jerusalem We just walked from the Dom of the Rock to Al Aqsa Mosque its five minutes only, and you can noticed that the Mosque directly facing the Dome of the Rock, and the dome is at the south end over the...More

4  Thank Kay581
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

I came here only for beautiful arhitecture of Temple Mount and I disregarded this mosque. It is very big and with nice inside, but compared with other mosques, not worth too much attention.

Thank SakinTravel
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Reviewed 9 February 2017

An amazing mosque, seen so much over the years, the 3rd holiest mosque for all Muslims and an important part of Al-Aqsa complex, been renovated with what ever funds they got to look after this historic icon of Jerusalem history

1  Thank EAhmad73
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Reviewed 7 February 2017

Despite the chaos and oppression that surrounds it, the walls of the Aqsa mosque bring a sense of tranquility to the hearts that frequent it; It provides the escape that many Palestinians yearn for.

5  Thank Mohsen S
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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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Response from Abdul7829 | Reviewed this property |
Dear Friend, to the best of my knowledge you will need to appply for a visa from Paistan as Pakistanni nationals cannot apply for border entry. the new pakistani passports n longer state that Israel is not recognised. The... More
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