Mada'in Saleh, previously known as Al-Hijr, is an

10/5/2021, 10:45:58 AM
Mada'in Saleh, previously known as Al-Hijr, is an archaeological site located in the Hejaz region in the Arabian Peninsula, northwest of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, specifically in the Al-Ula Governorate of the Medina region. The place is strategically located on the road that connects the southern Arabian Peninsula with Mesopotamia, the Levant and Egypt, and the place has a historical fame that it derived from its location on the ancient trade route linking the south of the Arabian Peninsula and the Levant, and Al Hajar is the name of Diyar Thamud with the Wadi Al Qura between Medina and Tabuk.

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