Alharam Mountain (The Red Mountain)

Alharam mountain is one of the most important mountains of Madinah Al Munawah. It is located in the south west region of Madinah Al Munawarah and to the west of Al-Aqeeq Valley. It is made up of the three hills or small mountains known as the Large Haram Mountain, the Medium and the Small . This mountain is known as the Mountain of Alharam because of using it stones in the construction and extention of the Holy Prophet's Mosque.

 

It is also known as the red mountain in view of its red color which distinguishes it from the other mountains surroundig the city.