Saudi Arabia is a majestic land filled with exciting destinations that can behold your sight for a long time. From Sea to desert, Mountains to bustling cities, and shopping malls to luxury dining, there are so many places to visit in Saudi Arabia. Have the time of your life visiting the wonders of Saudi that will make you fall in love.
RICH IN CULTURE
DISCOVER HISTORY & CULTURE
Saudi culture is as rich as it is diverse. Visiting the Kingdom's many mosques and traditional markets to experience a rhythm of life that has little changed over the centuries. Explore the different regions to experience the multicultural variety of foods, lifestyles and customs. And, for a taste of modern Saudi, don’t miss the urban districts and entertainment centres where people meet to shop, dine or just spend time with friends.
From traditional dances and handicrafts to gleaming skyscrapers and thriving cities, Saudi is a destination in which history and modernity are inextricably linked and endlessly beguiling.
EXPLORE THE TERRAIN
Whether you are sailing the crystalline waters of the Saudi Red Sea, exploring one of the country's many national parks or hiking through the green hills of Al Baha, Saudi will surprise and delight you with a wealth of natural treasures. From seas teeming with exotic fish, rare marine animals and thriving corals to lush oases, verdant farmlands and even desert areas that are rich with life and raw natural beauty, Saudi is a kaleidoscope of unique natural experiences.
TRADITIONAL TO MODERN
From old world souqs to modern malls to boutique concept stores, Saudi has a wealth of shopping options, offering everything from traditional wares to designer & creative collections and offbeat decor. Modern shopping malls can be found Kingdom wide, but there is nothing like the thrill of a great find in a traditional souq. Saudi souqs are where you'll find one-of-a-kind steals, antiques and handicrafts.
With events on most of the year, there is something for everyone to get entertained with its copious attractions.
From amusement centres, theme parks, shopping malls, live shows such as concerts and headline acts and so much more.
UNWIND AT CITY FESTIVALS
Saudi Arabia with its people & beautiful culture regularly hosts one of the biggest & best events enjoyed by visitors the world over. Get ready to immerse in its striking colours and party the way you like at different leisure zones. From thrilling rides, shopping complexes, exhibition centres, safari trips, combat games, global cuisine, cinema and theatres and everything else you can imagine of. You will also have international concerts to attend, cultural shows and plays to witness and restaurants & cafes to chill out too.
TAKE THE OFF BEATEN TRACK
Saudi offers awe-inspiring natural phenomena and exciting, unique ways to explore its diverse terrain, making the Kingdom worthy of a spot on any outdoor enthusiast's bucket list. The Kingdom boasts quite an itinerary, from desert and water adventures to camping and hiking through caves and craters.
Dune Bashing, Camel Riding, Arabian Camping
Edge of the World, Al Ahsa Oasis, Jabal Abyad
Red Sea Scuba Diving & Snorkeling, Desert Lakes
GET INTO YOUR SPIRITUAL ZONE
While Saudi is home to the holy cities of Makkah and Madina, a pilgrimage route around the country doesn't have to stop there. Travellers can venture to other holy and less crowded spots to enjoy the mosque's calm atmosphere or pray in peace and to check out other sides of historical significance. Makkah and parts of Madina are accessible only to muslims. However, other architecturally noteworthy mosques and historic sites across the country are accessible and can provide a first-hand glimpse into the intriguing religious routes of Saudi.
INDULGE IN GASTRONOMY
Traditional Saudi cuisine uses fragrant spices and freshest of local ingredients inspired by the trading heritage of the country. The different types of food are largely tied to the terrain, with many traditional dishes reflecting the ancient trade caravans and nomadic lifestyle of desert dwellers. To this day, while dates and aromatic coffee are central to the culture of hospitality, there is a diversity and richness to cuisines across different regions to be explored.
A GREEN OASIS
AL AHSA OASIS
There is much more to Saudi Arabia than vast ochre deserts. With more than 2.5 million date palm trees blanketing a verdant expanse just inland from Saudi Arabia's Gulf coast, Al Ahsa is the archetype of a lush desert oasis. The Guinness world records declared Al Ahsa the largest self-contained oasis in the world. What that means for travellers is that there's plenty to choose from.