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Address: Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Description:

This beautiful white mosque seems to emerge from the sea.

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Sunset @ Floating Mosque

The perfect time to be at the mosque. My other half was disappointed that it wasn't really floating. I could imagine how it would feel with thrashing waves and the call of prayer... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
moniere .
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived here in the late morning and it was just so-so. It wasn't floating at all but built on the edge of the Dead sea. The beach were made from large stones not from sand so you can't play around much either.

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Thank Alia H
Beijing, China
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10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is just a mosque with some of the building protruding over the sea wall on stilts. Nothing floating about it...There are better mosques further up north along the coastline....

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Thank nialldorr
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The perfect time to be at the mosque. My other half was disappointed that it wasn't really floating. I could imagine how it would feel with thrashing waves and the call of prayer going off.

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Thank moniere .
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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24 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Sun Set view is some thing can not be missed , Enjoy Prayer and Watch Excellent Location in Jeddah Cornish ,

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Thank m_al_sabbagh
Jeddah
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31 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful sea view and then an exclusive mosque of the world i.e. on sea. Enticing place where u can enjoy picnic and pray as well in a peaceful envouirnment. I love Jeddah.

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Thank Humayun H
Taif, Saudi Arabia
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78 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

The Masjid is awesome the location is also excellent . calm spiritual and beautiful over all excellent

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Thank kkajaleel
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

Not especially nice, not especially big, not especially within a nice location... But at sunset, Whaow! Worth spending 30 min of your time in Jeddah for sure.

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Thank Sebastien C
Medina, Saudi Arabia
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19 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016

whenever u visit jeddah plan to visit floating mosque... subsequently 3 attraction u can see, one is the dolphin show and the corniche.

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Thank kasheef
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4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Needs some serious TLC, exterior looks unkempt, surrounding area pretty grim, not very clean. My wife was reading the information board and was told, not asked, to leave by a bad mannered taxi driver.

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Thank Gareth P
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Located in a nice spot and I am sure a wonderful spot during sunset, but certainly not the most beautiful most in Jeddah.

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Thank PhDWanderer

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