Al Kabir Mosque, Khartoum

#3 of 6 in Historic Sites in Khartoum State
Religious Site · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
Situated in the heart of the city by the shopping district, Al Kabir Mosque dominates Khartoum with its size. Admire the graceful architecture of the complex, which includes two minarets and multiple madrassas. It attracts scores of locals as their place of worship. Stop by the nearby souk, but beware of pickpockets and people looking to scam tourists. Use our Khartoum trip planner to visit Al Kabir Mosque on your trip to Khartoum, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • Nice mosque to look at from the outside...women weren't allowed in, well we weren't. we were told 'men only'. Nice architecture and looks great from the outside!  more »
  • Actually al Kabir 'the Great' is not that large in size compared to the 19th century mosques in Cairo or even the older ones in Isfahan. It makes a rather modest impression with two Egyptian style...  more »

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