Activities in Saudi Arabia’s desert
The desert of Saudi Arabia covers more than 80% of the territory. That leaves room for countless places to discover.
The desert of Saudi Arabia covers more than 80% of the territory. That leaves room for countless places to discover. During your trip, Al Ula a must-see region with thousands of years of history through its archaeological sites and sand mountains. In the city of Hegra, there are more than a hundred tombs, and Liyhan's tomb rises to more than 20 meters in height. The areas of Jabal Ikmah and Ekma are open-air collections of inscriptions in different languages dating back thousands of years. The must-see in the surrounding area is the famous Elephant-shaped rock. The desert allows you to do other activities, such as a camel ride in Thumamah National Park. Sleeping under the stars in the middle of the Saudi desert is rooted in the country's culture. After the winter rains, in the Kharrarah National Park, a temporary lake is formed.