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JAMARAAT BRIDGE - MINA

 

The only special-purpose structure of its kind in the world dedicated exclusively to serve millions of pilgrims once a year as part of their pilgrimage rites. Its elements includes the following:

  • 5-Level bridge above ground with total area of 385,000 m2.
  • 1 Underground level for services with area of 21,000 m2, and 2-tunnel connections to surrounding area with total length of 3,000 m.
  • 6 Service buildings with total area of 25,000 m2.
  • 2 Heliports.
  • 6 Five-ton elevators.
  • 11 Escalators housed in buildings with total area of 70,000 m2.
  • 2 Bus stations with total area of 37,000 m2.
  • Site preparation involving 2 million m3 of rock cut and other works.

NIGHT AT MUSDALIFAH

NIGHT AT MUSDALIFAH

CAMPS IN ARAFAT

ARAFAT AERIAL VIEW

PILGRIMS STONING  THE JAMARAT

MINA TENTS

MINA TENTS

PILGRIMS ON  THE JAMARAT BRIDGE

 THE JAMARAT BRIDGE