About Al Mustafa Mosque

Al Mustafa Mosque is possibly the most striking building in Sharm el-Sheikh. In fact, at first glance, it seems more like a magical castle than a mosque.
Designed by Egyptian architect Fouad Tawfik Hafez, the building is a mixture of Ottoman and Mamluk architecture. Completed in 2008 at a reported cost of 31 million pounds, it can accommodate around 3000 worshippers. The imposing building features two 76-meter-long minarets and gleaming domes. Inside, the mosque is no less beautiful. When illuminated at night, the mosque truly is a divine spectacle. A truly captivating building, Al Mustafa Mosque should not be missed.

Must See

The architecture of the building, said to be a mixture of Ottoman and Mamluk styles.

How to reach

By taxi, it's a 10-min drive from Naama Bay.


  • Non-Muslims are not allowed inside the mosque, but one can marvel at the building from outside.
  • You can shop at the nearby souq.
  • The mosque is beautifully lit at night.
  • Be sure to dress appropriately.
  • Stunning rich gold colors of the mosque.
  • The huge mosque with photography allowed outside the main dome.

Visit Time

Sunday: Open 24 Hours

Monday:        Open 24 Hours

Tuesday:       Open 24 Hours

Wednesday:  Open 24 Hours

Thursday:     Open 24 Hours

Friday:          Open 24 Hours

Saturday:     Open 24 Hours

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Waiting Time

No waiting time


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Time you can spend

1 to 2 hours


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Clear Sky 35.19°C


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