Let us take you on a journey through time to discover the ancient and powerful civilisations of the Dadanite and Lihyanite kingdoms, that have built and shaped AlUla.
After exploring the ruins, a bus service takes you on a 10-minute drive to Jabal Ikmah, an open library of inscriptions, rock art and petroglyphs set in a stunning desert canyon. Below, you’ll find tour details, planning tips and what to expect when visiting these extraordinary heritage sites.
The Dadan & Jabal Ikmah Tour won the AlUla Quality Stamp Award
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DAILY TOUR TIMESLOTS
Your Journey to Dadan and Jabal Ikmah starts at Winter Park where it is free of charge designated parking and where you board a shuttle bus to transfer you to Dadan.
Arrive at Winter Park 25 minute before your tour start time to allow time for transportation.
Tours and capacity are subject to availability and COVID-19 restrictions apply.
With the transportation from Winter Park and back, allow up to two hours for the Dadan and Jabal Ikmah Tour.
Tip: Visitors can download the Experience AlUla app for an immersive location-specific digital guide.
Arrive at the Winter Park - if driving park your car free of charge at the designated area near the entrance - our staff will guide you to the meeting point to join the shuttle bus to both Dadan and Jabal Ikmah heritage sites.
Book tickets in advance and have your printed copy or e-ticket ready when you arrive to check-in.
Take nothing but pictures, leave nothing but footprints.
The heritage sites are exposed to the elements, we encourage you to take responsibility for your health and safety and stay hydrated.
Coming Soon at Dadan & Jabal Ikmah
A handicrafts pavilion offering an opportunity to appreciate ancient crafts in Dadan.
Family-friendly archaeology workshop.
New retail and dining options.
Men and women are encouraged to dress modestly in public and avoid tight-fitting clothing.
Women should cover their shoulders and knees in public, but do not need to wear traditional clothing.
Dining & shopping
Complimentary refreshments and snacks are available.
There is a shop selling keepsakes, including local products.
Refunding & rebooking policies
We will gladly refund the ticket price of cancelled experiences up to 3 days before the scheduled tour. Unfortunately, we are unable to refund credit card fees.
Experiences cancelled within 1–3 days before your tour may be rebooked if timeslots are available but are not eligible for a refund.
We are unable to refund or rebook experiences cancelled on the day of the scheduled tour.
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