We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
An ancient grave yard with a great significance

Jannaṫ al-Baqī‘ is a cemetery in Medina, the Hijazi region of present-day Saudi Arabia. It is... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
drjavedrasheed
via mobile
A holy graveyard near Prophet PBUH mosque

Jannatul Baqi is a graveyard just oustide Masjde Nabwi where 1000s of Sahaba RA are resting... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
flyupskyhigh
,
Slough, United Kingdom
Read all 215 reviews
136
All photos (136)
Full view
{2006_tc_awards_title_ffffe599|s}
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good10%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“buried here”(17 reviews)
“boundary wall”(3 reviews)
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
35°
21°
Oct
28°
16°
Nov
24°
12°
Dec
Contact
| Southeast of the Masjid al-Nabawi, Medina, Saudi Arabia
Reviews (215)
Filter reviews
133 results
Traveller rating
114
14
4
0
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
114
14
4
0
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviews buried here family members boundary wall burial ground stark reminder close family prophet muhammad resting place offer prayers masjid nabawi must visit place large number fajr prayer grand mosque islamic history saudi arabia cemetery
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 133 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Jannaṫ al-Baqī‘ is a cemetery in Medina, the Hijazi region of present-day Saudi Arabia. It is located to the southeast of the Prophet's Mosque, which contains the qabr of Muhammad. It is also known as Baqī‘ al-Gharqad.Here the family members of The Holy Prophet (...More

Thank drjavedrasheed
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jannatul Baqi is a graveyard just oustide Masjde Nabwi where 1000s of Sahaba RA are resting including Hzrat Fatima RA and many Prophet Muhammad PBUH companions.

Thank flyupskyhigh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a place where many relatives and companions of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) was buried including Hazrat Fatima, Hazrat Imam Hassan. there are also burried His aunties, wife and sons and other companions.

Thank BackPacker349284
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The view of Baqi remind me to the Prophet Muhammad SAW family and Friends. Beautiful and religious experience visiting this place

Thank TatyKusumaMawarni
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although access is limited to men only and only during certain times. It is good to go and visit the graveyard and show respect to the companions and family of the prophet SAW. It is reminder for us all as to the path we will...More

Thank Mohamed A
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Visiting the graveyard is a recommended act in Islam. This graveyard happens to be where many companions and relatives of the prophet S.A. are buried. While in Madina before or after Hajj or Umra, it is an easy place to visit.

Thank Abdurrahman A
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

We visited here to pay our respects. I loved the notice boards outside with all the information. As I am female, I chose not to go inside and paid my respects from the outside.

1  Thank S4z3d4
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

This historical burial ground is an intersection of renowned Islamic religious figures, and its contemporary function as an everyday cemetery for the people of Madinah. It has a tranquility and serenity that are felt throughout the city of our Prophet Mohammed (PBUH). The stark reminder...More

Thank Mustafa156
Reviewed 2 August 2018

This place is opened very occasionally only for around one hour in the morning after fajr salat. Come here and observe all the Sahabas resting in peace in their abodes. There is no name on any grave though, so you cannot identify any of them.

Thank Atif M
Reviewed 21 July 2018

Whenever you are in Madinah a visit to Jannatul Baqi is a must visit where you can pray Fatiha and the view of Masjid e Nabawi from there is excellent

Thank khalil9999
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 166 nearby hotels
Al Fayrouz Shatta Hotel
25 reviews
.75 km away
Zowar International Hotel
46 reviews
.92 km away
Al Eman Royal Hotel
129 reviews
.92 km away
Gloria Hotel Al Fayroz Al Massi
35 reviews
.95 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 64 nearby restaurants
Arabesque Restaurant
165 reviews
1.08 km away
Al Habibi
82 reviews
.88 km away
Hardee's
277 reviews
1.20 km away
At-tabaq
40 reviews
.87 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 26 nearby attractions
Al-Masjid an-Nabawi
1,981 reviews
.69 km away
Quba Mosque
788 reviews
1.88 km away
Masjid al-Qiblatain
426 reviews
2.00 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
DonnaD2223
7 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from kashif f | Reviewed this property |
Imam Malik and some Hanafi scholars, and, according to one report from Ahmad, most of the scholars hold it permissible for women to visit graves. Hadrat Abdallah ibn Abi Mulaikah (r.a.) is also reported to have said, "Once... More
0
Votes