Saudi Arabia



Saudi Arabia is a desert country encompassing most of the Arabian Peninsula, with Red Sea and Persian (Arabian) Gulf coastlines. Known as the birthplace of Islam, it's home to the religion's 2 most sacred mosques: Masjid al Haram, in Mecca, destination of the annual Hajj pilgrimage, and Medina's Masjid an-Nabawi, burial site of the prophet Muhammad. Riyadh, the capital, is a skyscraper-filled metropolis.

Al Masjid an Nabawi

holiest site

Kaaba

holy site

Masjid al Haram

largest mosque

Safa and Marwah

holy site

Kingdom Centre Tower

skyscraper, shopping

Quba Mosque

historic mosque

National Museum of Saudi Arabia

major museum

King Fahd's Fountain

tall fountain

Al-Balad

UNESCO world heritage

Al Faisaliyah Center

shopping, restaurants

Empty Quarter

desert, views

Uhud Mountain

historic battle

Clock tower

largest clock, hotel

Dumah Al Jandal

ancient city

Corniche

beach, walk

Farazan Island

beach, bird watching

Jabal Al Noor

hill, cave

Al Malaz Zoo

1500 animals

Narjan

colorful city

Masmak Fortress

historic fort

Al Rahma Mosque

mosque, sea

Fakieh Aquarium

dolphin shows

Masjid Al Taniem

large mosque

Diriyah Historical City

UNESCO world heritage

Mada'in Saleh

UNESCO world heritage

Half Moon Beach

popular beach

Wadi Hanifah Wetlands

natural valley

Gradana Mall

popular mall

Al Fanateer Beach

nice beach

Jeddah Beach

popular beach

Riyadh Gallery Mall

popular mall

King Abdulaziz Historical Center

museum,center

Al Baqi

historic cemetary

Abha

hill town

Al Rajhi Grand Mosque

largest mosque

Marjan Island

island, entertainment

Scitech

science museum

Salam Park

park, lake

King Abdullah Park Fountain

park, lake, fountains

Taif

summer capital.

Saqr Aljazeera Aviation Museum

air force museum

Hejaz Railway Station

historic railroad

Rijal Village

historic village

Maqam Ibrahim

stone footprint

Abha cable car

views, landscapes

Qara Mountain

beautiful terrain

Jabal Al Qara caves

cave formations

Waabah Crater

volcanic crater

Jubbah Archeological City

neolithic rock art

Qishla

palace, fort

The Kiswah Factory

historic place

Al Ghat

historic village

Thumamah

ancient civiliation

A'arif Fort

historic fort

Al Gadhi Rose Factory

rose perfumes

Taif Zoo

small zoo

Buraidah Dates Market

date festival

Souk Okaz

historic market

Ibrahim Palace

historic castle

Jawatha Mosque

historic mosque