Unique gem of the Middle East

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Saudi Arabia: Unique gem of the Middle East

Saudi Arabia, located in the heart of the Middle East region, is waiting for you. This country is the perfect mix for whoever is looking for both adventures and culture, city and nature, diving into the past or having a glare into the future.

Discover Saudi Arabia

This region of the Arabian Peninsula presents a remarkable array of natural and historical wonders, including the mountainous resorts of Taif, the captivating archaeological beauty of Nabatean ancient tombs, and the breathtaking coral reefs submerged in the Red Sea. Contrary to common assumptions depicting the area as a land of perpetual sand deserts, there is also an abundance of flourishing mountain vegetation, picturesque parks, lakes, fountains, and a plethora of historical edifices to explore.

If you're planning a trip to Saudi Arabia, don't forget to check out this list of practical information that is useful to know before travelling to Saudi Arabia!

5 Things to do in Saudi Arabia

1. Try the Kabsa

When visiting Saudi Arabia you can't miss trying out Kabsa, the country's national food. It's a spiced rice based dish with tender chicken. It's often served with Shattah, a very hot sauce.

2. Experience the desert

The Arabic desert offers a big variety of activities that could make everyone get along. From camel riding, to Arabian camping to dune bashing... the desert will really make you live the most authentic and truthful Arabic experience.

3. Visit mosques

Saudi Arabia is literally home to Islam, as its founder Muhammad was born in Makkah, the holiest city for Muslims. As some parts of Makkah and Medina are accessible only to Muslims, try visiting other less crowded but still breathtaking mosques. For example, try stopping at the Al Rahma mosque in Jeddah, known for being floating on water!

4. Drink an Arabic coffee

Arabic coffee ('qahwa') it's one of the most known and loved varieties of coffee all around the world. It's mostly known for its richness in taste, obviously given by spices. How can you miss out trying it while visiting Saudi Arabia?

5. Have a tour of the UNESCO sites

Saudi Arabia hosts 5 UNESCO World Heritage Sites that are absolutely exceptional. Why not take a tour of this incredible country and stop to take a look at these fascinating spots?

  • Al Ahsa Oasis
  • Al-Hijr Archeological Site (Hegra)
  • Al-Turaif District in Diriyah
  • Historic Jeddah
  • Rock art in the Hail region

Are you looking for unforgettable experiences during your stay in Saudi Arabia?
Then check out some of the most Unique Experiences when visiting this incredible country.

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