Discriminatory Entry Policies
Sites which discriminate regarding entry on the grounds of Sex, Religion or Nationality
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Bagerhat: Khan Jahan's tomb - Men Only
Djenné: Due to an unsavoury incident with an Italian fashion photography shoot, the great mosque is out of bounds for non-Muslim tourists.
Great Burkhan Khaldun Mountain: During the course of these rituals, access to the Main Ovoo of the Heaven is allowed only to a few Governmental officials from the state and from local authorities, designated shamans and some Buddhist lamas (monks). (nom file) - other areas also may need advice beforehand, see link
Hebron/Al-Khalil Old Town: Muslims and Jews are only allowed to enter "their" respective side of the Tomb apart from 10 days pa each when the other side is opened to them
Kathmandu Valley: Most of Pashupatinath is closed to non-Hindus
Kii Mountain Range: Area around Mount Omine and Ominesanji Temple is out of bounds to women.
Medina of Fez: Great Kairaouine Mosque - Muslims only
Medina of Marrakesh: Koutoubia mosque - Muslims only
Mijikenda Kaya Forests: Sacred parts aren't open to 'strangers'
Mount Athos: Men Only
Okinoshima Island: No women allowed on Okinoshima Island
Old City of Jerusalem: Dome of the Rock and Al-Aqsa Mosque - Muslims only
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