Getting Around Mintaqat Makkah

  • Metro Station near Mina, Mecca.
    Metro Station near Mina, Mecca.
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  • The Track of the Metro.
    The Track of the Metro.
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  • Metro behind the trees.
    Metro behind the trees.
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    Buses for Groups.

    by sdq Written Oct 1, 2012

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    For groups mostly they use buses in Saudi Arabia as it is economical and even if you are alone you can join the group. The guide give you the information about the places you visit mostly the people who are going first time like to go with the group and of course it is a money saver package.

    The Buses in Saudi Arabia. Inside the buses. Another bus. Getting in and out of the busses. Another front view.
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    • Seniors

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  • Khatt al Trailat (the trailers road)

    by arabian10 Written May 19, 2007

    Khatt al Trailat (the trailers road); that branch out from Makah Jeddah Old Road from Haddah village and pass by all the ancient houses between Haddah and al Jamoom continuing to al Jamoom crossing the Makkah Madinah Highway and continuing its way until it connect with Makkah Taif Road (al Sail Road) and from there to the eastern region.

    road road road road

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  • AL Shegdef

    by arabian10 Written Feb 16, 2007

    "AL Shegdef", the ancient means of ferrying pilgrims across the vast distances of Arabia.

    Up to the immediate past, without the camel the vast deserts of Arabia could never have been utilized by man, nor could ancient transport systems have evolved there.

    Two to three persons can set in one Shegdef usually for women and children.

    In the photo caravan of camels carrying Shegdefs.

    caravan of camels

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    Private Vans

    by sdq Written Oct 1, 2012

    Private vans are a little expensive but in it you have the option to stop at any destination you like and roam around.

    Our Van Got Hit. The Front View. Happy Passengers of The Van. I am in the Van. The Sunset from the Van.
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    A New Addition to the Transportation for Pilgrims.

    by sdq Written Sep 29, 2012

    They are constructing a new metro line which will be from Mecca to Medina. Now it is almost done till Jeddah. A Chinese company is building it and the work is progressing rapidly.

    Metro Station near Mina, Mecca. The Track of the Metro. Metro behind the trees. Another view of the Metro from faraway. View of a Metro station from my bus window.
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    • Road Trip
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  • Makkah-South Region Road

    by arabian10 Updated Jul 20, 2007

    Makkah-South Region Road.

    2nd & 3rd photos: Gahwat al Jabal on AL Sahil Road (the coast road) the starting point to the South Region and Yemen.

    roads shops resting place

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  • Makkah-Taif Mountainous Road

    by arabian10 Updated Jul 18, 2007

    Makkah-Taif Mountainous Road.

    Third & fourth photos: People from Tehamah selling honey at the top of the mountain.

    roads roads sellers seller

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  • Makkah-Madinah Road

    by arabian10 Updated Jul 18, 2007

    Makkah-Madinah Road.

    Fourth and fifth photos are sasco stations on the middle of both Makkah-Madinah & Madinah-Makkah Roads.

    Road station station

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