Books of AlUla

Books of AlUla

From the imaginative illustrations of "AlUla" by Assouline to the recipes of Rizzoli's "A Taste of AlUla," you can explore the region's heritage, landscapes, wonder and cuisine through the Books of AlUla.

Get a glimpse into what makes AlUla such a unique destination by picking up a copy of these magnificent collections. Learn more about each comprehensive work and how to purchase them below.
 

Books of Alula

AlUla by Assouline

This art book mixes mythical and imaginative illustrations with actual photography of AlUla, bringing a touch of fantasy and the freedom to illustrate both past and future. The photography illuminates the sites, the landscape and the essence of AlUla. Available in two versions: Ultimate Collection and XXL Collection.

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A Taste of AlUla by Rizzoli

A culinary art book created by France's prestigious school of culinary arts, Ferrandi, collaborates with French and Saudi chefs. Featuring approximately 30 recipes with photos as well as photography of the region's stunning landscape, yet it reads like a poem dedicated to the real and imagined flavours of AlUla, making readers feel as if they can taste the bounty.

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A DREAM OF ALULA BY BENSIMON

From ancient civilisations to natural desert beauty, discover AlUla through the photography of Gilles Bensimon. A Dream of AlUla explores the magnificent landscapes, diverse cultural heritage and rich history of this storied site in northwestern Arabia. From ancient settlements along the Incense Route to natural wonders, Bensimon’s photography depicts millions of years of history throughout this open-air museum.

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ALULA, WONDER OF ARABIA BY GALLIMARD

This magnificent book is the result of excavations led by the French archaeologist and epigrapher Laïla Nehmé and the Saudi archaeologist Abdulrahman AlSuhaibani, who co-curated "AlUla: Wonder of Arabia - The Oasis with More than 7,000 Years of History" at the Institut du Monde Arabe in Paris (October 2019-January 2020). Their research revealed never-before-seen vestiges and breathtaking photography by Yann Arthus-Bertrand associated with their findings and the surrounding beauty of AlUla.

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Plan Your Trip To AlUla

Flying to AlUla

Saudia Airlines and flydubai fly into and out of AlUla International Airport (ULH). The newly renovated airport is located just 35 km (a 30-minute drive) from the city centre.

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What to Do

Unlock the secrets of this open-air museum, where an exciting collection of immersive experiences and activities bring its stories to life.

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Where to Eat

In AlUla there are many dining options to replenish your energy after a day of exploring. Casual to fine dining options are available.

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Where to Stay

Looking for a place to rest after a long day’s adventure? From high-end luxury to sustainable eco-resorts, AlUla offers a range of accommodation options.

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COVID-19 Information

We strive to make your visit to this amazing destination as safe as possible.

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