Egyptian Hajj Road
Egyptian Hajj Road is part of the Tentative list of Saudi Arabia in order to qualify for inclusion in the World Heritage List.
The Egyptian Hajj Road is one of the major pilgrimage routes to Makkah, linking Egypt and Sudan with the holy Islamic sites. It was used from the early Islamic to the Ottoman periods. Along the route there were tent camps, palaces and water wells.
Map of Egyptian Hajj RoadLoad map
The coordinates shown for all tentative sites were produced as a community effort. They are not official and may change on inscription.
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Egyptian/Syrian Hajj Roads TWHS are both reduced versions of a combined nomination Al-Ma'diyah and Al-Shamiyah pilgrimage routes (1988).
2015 Added to Tentative List
The site has 16 locations