Muslim travellers need to be mindful of what facilities will be available to them while travelling. Access to Halal food and prayer facilities are amongst some of the most basic requirements of Muslim travellers that will need to be taken into consideration when planning a trip.
Malaysia has been ranked the best destination in the world for Muslim travellers. Located in South East Asia, Malaysia will captivate travellers with its endless shopping opportunities, mouthwatering local fare and fascinating attractions. Kuala Lumpur, Georgetown, Johor Bahru, Melaka, Genting Highlands, Petaling jaya, Sepang and Kuah are some of the most prominent cities in Malaysia that are worth visiting during a trip to the country.
The second-best destination for Muslim travellers is considered to be the United Arab Emirates. In addition to facilities for Muslim travellers which will be available in abundance, the country is also home to several prominent attractions such as the Burj Khalifa - the tallest building in the world. Other prominent attractions include Ferrari World in Abu Dhabi and the Wild Wadi Water Park in Dubai.
Turkey is another immensely popular tourist destination amongst Muslim travellers and offers numerous facilities and places-of-interest to ensure an enjoyable visit. Its main cities are Istanbul, Ankara, Fethiye, Marmaris, Kusadası, Oludeniz, Cesme, Goreme, Ayvalık, Antalya, Kas, Side and Alanya, with each city having something different to offer. Attractions in Turkey range from ancient ruins from the Ottoman era to beautiful beaches to traditional Turkish baths.
Rounding off the list of the 4 best destinations for Muslim travellers is Indonesia. Beautiful and exotic, Indonesia is made up of over 17,000 smaller islands and has plenty to offer Muslim travellers. Some of the must-visit cities in the country include Ubud, Seminyak, Jakarta, Kuta, Yogyakarta, Bandung, Sanur, Legian, Gili Trawangan and Jimbaran. Travellers must not miss out on the local Indonesian food – which is considered to be amongst the most-loved cuisines from around the world.
Other excellent travel destinations for Muslims are Saudi Arabia, Morocco, Jordan, Qatar, Tunisia and Egypt. All these countries offer a wealth of facilities including Halal food and prayer facilities to ensure a fantastic travel experience for Muslim travellers.
A wide range of options are available for Muslim families when trying to select a Halal-friendly holiday destination. We have compiled a list of the best destinations for Muslim families along with a few tips on what each destination can offer Muslim travellers. Read on for more details!