11 Countries Muslim Travelers Will Feel Welcomed And Safe

Muslim travelers seeking countries in which they can feel welcome and safely travel have many options. 

Muslim travelers seeking countries in which they can feel welcome and safely travel have many options. 

From majority Islamic nations where the call to prayer echoes through the streets, to non-Islamic countries with Muslim-friendly facilities like halal restaurants and mosques.

Here are 11 destinations where Muslims can safely and comfortably travel. (Some of them may surprise you!)


With a population of over two million Muslims, access to facilities such as prayer areas are abundant. It’s always nice to know that you’re very likely to come across other Muslims.


With more than 90 mosques and abundant of halal food options, Japan is a Muslim-friendly destination. Many aspects of the Japanese culture resonate with the Islamic way of life, like cleanliness


The Gambia is the perfect place to visit if you are looking for an untapped, safe Muslim destination in Africa. All are welcome, and you will be greeted with love and respect.


You can see architectural masterpieces, tombs, mosques & ancient cities inspired by the Mughal Era in Lahore. They’ve preserved the history of the city while continuing to advance nearby areas


Iceland offers much to explore. Locals are often shy, but show no hostility over the questions about scarves or garments only questions out of curiosity.


Religious freedom is celebrated in Tanzania, where people of various religions live in harmony. It’s no wonder that Muslims feel so content when visiting.

South Korea

The Itaewon district, also known as the foreigner district, has a plethora of halal options so you’ll find plenty to eat!


Turkey is home to several Islamic museums and some of the world’s most breathtaking mosques. There is safety, security, and stability, little racism or discrimination, and mosques everywhere. 


Known for being extremely hospitable & welcoming, Mexico is one of the safest countries for a Black Muslim hijabi. Natives go out of their way to make sure that you feel safe & taken care of.