Where to Go & What to Do in AlUla

Where to Go & What to Do in AlUla

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Adventure awaits you in AlUla. Whether you're looking to relax in a one-of-a-kind setting or plan a holiday filled with exploration, AlUla welcomes all year round travellers.

AlUla here combine legendary heritage sites, including Hegra, with outdoor adventure amidst AlUla's beautiful desert landscape.

After a day of touring, hiking or cycling, relax with shopping and dinner in AlUla Old Town, or a stargazing excursion beneath summer's vast night sky. Explore a vibrant local arts and culture scene or plan your visit around a fabulous upcoming event. See magnificent geological structures, like Jabal Alfil, or stroll through the citrus and date palm groves of the oasis. AlUla offers attractions and experiences for every interest.

SUMMER IN ALULA

A special summer getaway awaits in AlUla! With special deals, exhilarating adventures, breathtaking landscapes and rich heritage, book your summer trip now!

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Summer Travel Packages & Resorts in AlUla

Habitas AlUla

A trail-blazer in sustainable hospitality, Habitas brings luxury living to AlUla in an eco-friendly way. Nestled within an ancient oasis in the desert canyons of the Ashar Valley, find yourself surrounded by sandstone cliffs and palm groves. Summer offer including breakfast and dinner starting from SAR 2500 per room per night.

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Caravan By Habitas

Partake in an immersive glamping experience at Caravan by Habitas for an off-the-beaten-path adventure. Explore luxury Airstreams offering sweeping views of the canyons and date palm oasis. Each accommodation features an en-suite bathroom, air conditioning, private outdoor deck and surround sound system.

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Canyon RV Park Canyon RV Park

Retro Airstream RVs set in the breathtaking canyon valleys of AlUla is the perfect getaway. This unique concept brings a modern camping twist to AlUla.

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Shaden Resort

Nestled against magnificent rock formations, Shaden’s luxury villas, suites and rooms each offer private patios and access to a vast pool and lounge complex. Several on-site restaurants and coffee shops, a business centre and more ensure your stay is comfortable.

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Sahary AlUla Resort

Exquisitely landscaped and surrounded by AlUla’s trademark sandstone mountains, this secluded resort offers private suites and rooms with outdoor seating and garden views, an on-site cafe and a game room.

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Gathern Accommodations

AlUla can be your home away from home. Explore chalets, farms, tents and camps available for short-term and long-term rentals.

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Mixed Civilizations - 6 Days/5 Nights AlBoraq Travel Packages

For a truly unforgettable experience, enjoy a six-day travel adventure beginning in Riyadh where you will explore Deryah, the Masmak fortress and Kingdom Tower. On the third day you will fly to AlUla, spend two nights and see the rich beauty and history of the Nabatean civilizations at Hegra, Dadan, Jabal Ikamh & Old Town. Packages start from SAR 8,000 per person.

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Summer 2 Night/3 Day Package GoZahid Travel Packages

This special Summer package offers tours to AlUla's famous heritage sites Hegra, Dadan, Jabal Ikmah along with an exciting zipline adventure experience, accommodations on half board basis and transportation. Packages start at SAR 4,040.

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Adventure & Outdoor Experiences

Stargazing Experience

Experience the enchantment of desert with stargazing led by Husaak’s star guide. Surrounded by Gharameel’s mystical rock formations you will look up to a blanket of stars and enjoy a traditional grilled dinner alfresco.

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AlUla Zipline Experience

One for thrill seekers, test your nerve by whizzing through the air on the zipline at Harrat Mountain.

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Rock Climbing

Take adventure to the next level with rock climbing on the spectacular mountains of AlUla. Enjoy this fun adventure sport while taking in nature’s beauty surrounding you.

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Via Ferrata & Canyon Hammock

Aerial challenges and suspended obstacles make up the adventurous route of the Via Ferrata. Whether it's the daring heights or stunning canyon views, get ready to take your breath away.

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Abseil

Experience the thrilling adventure of abseiling down AlUla’s magnificent mountain landscapes. Feel the adrenaline rush as you descend downward and embark on this outdoor journey of a lifetime.

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Helicopter Tour

Take to the skies to experience the breath-taking views of stunning desert vistas and iconic landmarks such as Elephant Rock and World UNESCO site, Hegra. View the world from a new angle and make memories that will last a lifetime.

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Cycling Trail

Follow the pack leader on a leisurely bike ride crossing through the sand dunes and surrounded by AlUla’s unique landscapes.

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The Ridge Walk

The Ridge Walk is an easy hiking experience that will fully immerse you in the desert environment, marked by awe-inspiring views of AlUla’s stunning landscape.

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AlUla Buggy Tours

Get your adrenaline pumping with a thrilling buggy ride over the rugged dunes and through the stunning sandstone mountains of AlUla!

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Hidden Valley Hike

Take to the desert during the evening and soak up the tranquil ambiance that surrounds you on this 4km walk. Watch the shadows begin to fall as delicate soft hues of pink and orange paint the sky when the sun sets.

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Heritage Oasis Trail

The Heritage Oasis Trail is a designated trail within the AlUla Oasis with beautiful spots for photos and a few local farm stalls along the way. Guided tours are available.

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AlUla Bike Hub

From daily cyclists to leisurely riders, the AlUla Bike Hub is your home for everything related to cycling. Explore 26km of cycling trails in the beauty of AlUla from the freedom of your bike. Enjoy a stop at the Bike Hub Cafe to reenergize with snacks, juices and other light refreshments.

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Heritage Tours and Experiences

Hegra Vintage Land Rover Tours 2 Hour Tour

Explore Hegra with our Rawi as you are driven around in a vintage 4x4 Land Rover, each suitable for up to 7 guests.

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Dadan Vintage Land Rover Day Tour 1 Hour Experience

Explore the ancient capital city of Dadan and examine tombs, excavation sites and thousands of early Arabic inscriptions on the Vintage Land Rover Dadan Tour.

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Hegra Tour 2 Hour Tour

Visit Hegra, Saudi Arabia’s first UNESCO World Heritage Site, and the largest preserved site of the Nabataean civilisation south of Petra.

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Dadan & Jabal Ikmah Tour 2 Hour Tour

Start your journey through time at Dadan, the ancient Kingdom of the Lihyanite and Dadanite civilisations. Next, take a 10-minute drive to Jabal Ikmah situated in a stunning desert canyon.

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Hegra Rock Art Trail 1.5 Hour Trail

Explore Hegra with a Rawi (guide) and learn the stories of the rock art found amongst the stone.

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AlUla Old Town Tour 1 Hour Tour

Take a tour or with a Rawi (guide) through AlUla Old Town where pilgrims, travellers and permanent settlers congregated through the ages.

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AlUla Old Town Market Shopping & Dining

Stroll through the outdoor market and shop local artisans, traditional crafts and cafes.

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How to Book

We have a qualified group of preferred expert destination management companies who can work with you on AlUla travel services and packages.

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Explore The World's Masterpiece

The World's Largest Living Museum Heritage

Take a journey to both the ancient and recent past. Uncover preserved tombs, sandstone outcrops, historic dwellings and monuments, both natural and man-made, that hold 200,000 years of largely unexplored human history.

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A DESERT OASIS BECKONS NATURAL WONDERS Nature & Outdoors

There’s a sense of openness, vastness and quiet that invites visitors to wander in AlUla – among dramatic rock formations, sand-swept dunes, lush valleys and ancient basalt lava flows.

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Thrilling experiences and outdoor excursions Adventure

By day, tour heritage sites, enjoy mountain hikes and experience thrills on zipline tours and cross through the dune on a leisurely bike ride. By night, relax with stargazing and other activities.

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A Land of Wondrous Inspiration Arts & Culture

From contemporary artists creating pieces made for the stunning desert backdrop to local artisans continuing the tradition of ancient handicrafts, the spirit of creativity and ingenuity can be discovered in every corner of AlUla.

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