The Jemawat Mountains

The Jemawat mountains are located in the westeren region of Madinah Al Munawarah. They are three as Jemaa Tedharea, Jemaa Um-Khalid and Jimaa Alaqer. The first is 4.5 km away from the Holy Prophet's Mosque, the second about 6 km and the third about 9 km from the Holy Prophet's Mosque. The history of these jemawat is linked to the history of the civilization of Alaqeeq Valley where the Umayads build palaces and dams and planted orchards. Assem's Dam is as famous as his palace as well as palace of Saeed Ibn Al-Ass.