Religious tourism has become fascinating with the number of tourists sites that are seen around the world. You can see that there are some places of worship that have become a place of tourism too. The buildings and the way that the architects had designed them make them a place to be, irrespective of your faith or belief.
Al Asqua Mosque, Jerusalem, Palestine
Al Asqua Mosque, Jerusalem is a very attractive mosque that doubles as the third religious and holiest site in the world. This religious place is located in the old city of Jerusalem. It is a portion of the “Sacred Noble Sanctuary”. Once upon a time, it was the point that beliefs hold the Temple of Jerusalem once stood. There are a lot of beliefs that the Prophet Mohammed was brought to this place Mecca to the site of this Mosque during a night journey. It was built with great and precious metals. You can visit here now because it is open to the public. This is a great religious spot.
The Sagrada Familia, Barcelona, Spain
The Sagrada Familia is a magnificent church that is intimidating and so beautiful. This schurch was built by architect Antoni Gaudi. The most profound matter in this church is its incomplete construction. The construction started during 1882 and it’s still going on. This church has its name under UNESCO which declared it as a World Heritage site. A lot of people are seen coming here always because it is a great place to be.
Al Haram Mosque, Mecca Saudi Arabia
This Mosque is believed to be the first place of Muslim worship center that was ever built. This is built around the Kaaba, Kaaba is believed to be the holiest place in the world when it comes to the Muslims. Al Haram Mosque is a very massive place and it occupies a round 408 thousand hectares. What this means is that up to 4 million people can be accommodate here. There are spaces for people to pray both in the inside and the outside.
Westminster Abbey, London
Westminster church is a special worship place and one of the world’s most iconic church. The West minister abbey is a very sophisticated church which is why people are seen coming here. This is a Gothic designed church and to make it alluring, it is very fashionable. London has a lot of regards for the church and it has become one of the tourist attraction places in the country and considered the most sacred shrine in London. It is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Tiger’s Nest Monastery,Bhutan
Tiger’s shrine is where a lot of people come to worship. It is situated on 3,000 feet height in Paro valley. People, from all over the world, are actually fond of this shrine. Legend has its own stories. The well known second buddy flew on the back of a tigress on this high cliff and meditates for sometime inside the cave; which is now being turned into a beautiful and extravagant monastery.