Azimuth + AlUla

Azimuth + AlUla

This carefully curated 3-day itinerary for Azimuth showcases the best sites and experiences AlUla has to offer for the weekend. As you experience the Azimuth weekend, be inspired by the different ancient civilisations that once ruled the region, feel the adrenaline rush of our adventure experiences and immerse yourself in the endless natural landscapes of AlUla.

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Azimuth Festival Guide

Day 1: Thursday 22 September

As you arrive for the Azimuth weekend, try and make the most of your day in AlUla with thrilling Adventures, exploring the Heritage sites or taking in the Oasis. Before the party starts in the evening, why not get in the beautiful sunsets at Elephant Rock or visit Harrat Viewpoint and have an early dinner at OKTO.

Day 1

Morning

Start your first day with a Hegra Day Tour. This unique Hop-On, Hop-Off tour lets you explore the magnificent UNESCO World Heritage Site at your own pace. For a more personalised tour, book a private Vintage Land Rover Hegra Day Tour with a dedicated Rawi.

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Day 1

Morning

Alternatively, start at the Adventure Hub, AlUla’s centre for all things adrenaline! From Rock Climbing and Abseiling to AlUla’s own floating obstacle course, the Via Ferrata and Canyon Hammock, you’re sure to get your heart racing!

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Day 1

Lunch & Early Afternoon

Grab an artisan pizza from Circolo or have a taste of Arabian classics at AlNakheel Palm Garden. Stroll through Old Town and the streets of AlJadidah. If you’re in need of a rest, head back to the hotel for some downtime.

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Day 1

Afternoon

Explore ancient alleyways and the traditional marketplace on the AlUla Old Town Tour. Be immersed in stories of trade routes and historical facts on this enchanting tour.

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Day 1

Sunset

Now one of the most popular sunset locations around the world, marvel at the iconic natural rock formation of Elephant Rock to start an amazing night to remember! Open from Thu-Sat: 4:00 pm until 2:00 am. Don't miss Salt's famous sliders while you are there.

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Day 1

Sunset

Alternatively, visit Harrat Viewpoint at Harrat Uwayrid to marvel at this epic landscape with unparalleled views of Dadan, AlUla Old Town, AlUla Fort and the AlUla Oasis. Don't miss out and have Dinner at OKTO before heading to Azimuth!

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Day 2: Friday 23 September

Happy Saudi National Day! After a long night of partying at Azimuth, we know you will need some time to relax! However, if you are still feeling good and energised, here are some of our recommendations.

Day 2

Breakfast or Brunch

If you love Breakfast, head over to a great selection of dishes and macaroons at Pink Camel in the Oasis, or why not choose from two great breakfast restaurants of Merkaz Or AlNakheel Palm Garden in AlUla Old Town.

Dining Options in AlUla

Day 2

Early Afternoon

After breakfast or brunch, enjoy a stroll along the Heritage Oasis Trail. With multiple entrances, it’s easy to find the tall palm swings and plush seating or wander further down the trail to discover ancient mudbrick walls and houses.

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Day 2

Sunset & Early Dinner

We do recommend experiencing Sunset at Azimuth, but if you want to head over a little later, why not enjoy sunset and fine dining at one of these exclusive restaurants of Maraya Social at Maraya, Somewhere in AlJadidah or Suhail in Old Town.

Dining Options in AlUla

Day 3: Saturday 24 September

As this fantastic weekend ends, it's time to take in some other unique places and experiences you may want to try before heading back home.

Day 3

Breakfast or Brunch

If you have already tried the breakfast options from day 2, you can visit AlUla Old Town for Le Moulin Bakery, Wacafe or a Sugar Rush at Dunkin'.

Dining Options in AlUla

Day 3

Late Afternoon & Sunset

Take a wild ride off the beaten path in an exhilarating AlUla Buggy Tour! Let an expert driver race across the sand dunes in an epic adventure. If buggies are not your groove, check out other adventures with Husaak.

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Day 3

Dinner

On your last night, if you haven't yet had the chance to eat in one of our restaurants, don't miss out on trying one of these unique AlUla dining experiences with incredible Instagram-ready backdrops: OKTO at Harrat Viewpoint, Maraya Social in Maraya, Somewhere and Circolo in AlJadidah or Suhail in AlUla Old Town.

Dining Options in AlUla

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