The pilgrimage comes during the holy month of Ramazan in Khan’s off-season prior to his upcoming fights scheduled for after December.
Khan had his head shaved on Friday, but later tweeted:
‘Omg you do not wana see me in a bald, I look baaaaad! I miss my hair.’ (sic)
He later added:
‘Surprised an arab officer recognised me in a bald, I just about recognise myself lol.’ (sic)
The boxer, who recently captured the International Boxing Federation’s (IBF) light welterweight title with a fifth-round knockout of Zab Judah has been detailing his religious trip on Facebook and Twitter, and has posted several pictures of the sights he is seeing in Makkah.