Summer In AlUla

Summer In AlUla

Live #TheWorldsMasterpiece

How do you know that you are experiencing the World’s Masterpiece?


When you are captivated by the legacy of its ancient civilisations and walk its historic alleys. When you appreciate creativity and try tastes that you have never tasted before. When you rediscover yourself through adventures and write your own story along with those who passed through this land. When you soak in the beauty of its landscape and appreciate the history carved on its rocks, its peaceful, serene environment. When you let yourself go under the stars, leave a piece of your heart in its oasis, and take home cherished memories.

did you know?

During summer, AlUla's average temperatures are milder than Riyadh, Jeddah, Dammam and many other regions. With much lower humidity than Jeddah, and less dry compared to Riyadh, and a natural breeze on most days between the valley – don't be surprised to find out that morning, sunset and evenings are just right for you to enjoy experiences in AlUla.

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AlUla, JUST FOR THE TWO OF YOU

From ancient heritage sites and traditional market strolls to intimate dinners and dark skies stargazing, it’s in these moments that we connect with ourselves and each other.

Hidden Valley Hike 1.5 Hour Experience

Take to the desert after dark and the tranquil ambience that surrounds you on the 4km walk.

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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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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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Alula Old Town Tour 1 Hour Tour

Tour on your own or guided by a Rawi through AlUla Old Town, where pilgrims, travellers and permanent settlers congregated through the ages.

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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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Suhail Old Town Suhail Old Town

A high-end Saudi Arabian dining concept serving dishes inspired by old Arabian Peninsula spices and time-honoured traditions, matched with a modern twist and exemplary service.

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AlNakheel Café AlNakheel Café

A relaxed and casual dining venue, Palm Garden is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

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Helicopter Tour 30 Minute Experience

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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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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Oasis Trail 2 Hour Trail

Weave your way through the beautiful AlUla Oasis. This 2-hour tour is self-guided.

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Elephant Rock Visit 2 Hour Experience

Take a seat in our comfortable and stylish sunken seating, sit back and enjoy the view of our most famous geological formation Elephant Rock as she looms large over you.

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Stargazing 4 Hour Experience

AlUla is a fantastic place for stargazing. At AlGharameel, you can enjoy a traditional bedouin set-up, with an expert guide on hand to tell you about the stars and constellations, and how they relate to AlUla’s culture and history.

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AlUla Oasis View Trail 3 Hour Experience

Operated by Jaddah Adventures. Hike up to Alfath mountain peak to catch an unforgettable view of AlUla oasis, with millions of palm trees below you.

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The Adventure Trail 3 - 4 Hour Guided Hike

Lace up your hiking shoes and hit the mountains for a half day journey led by an expert guide through the rocky terrain and deep pools of water.

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WRITE YOUR OWN ALULA STORIES, TOGETHER

When you let yourself go under the stars and soak in the beauty of its landscape, rediscover yourself through adventures as you write your own story, in AlUla, a land of storytellers.

Helicopter Tour 30 Minute Experience

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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Elephant Rock Visit 2 Hour Experience

Take a seat in our comfortable and stylish sunken seating, sit back and enjoy the view of our most famous geological formation Elephant Rock as she looms large over you.

LEARN MORE

Stargazing 4 Hour Experience

AlUla is a fantastic place for stargazing. At AlGharameel, you can enjoy a traditional bedouin set-up, with an expert guide on hand to tell you about the stars and constellations, and how they relate to AlUla’s culture and history.

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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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Cycling Trail 2 Hour Experience

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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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.

LEARN MORE

Hidden Valley Hike 1.5 Hour Experience

Take to the desert after dark and the tranquil ambience that surrounds you on the 4km walk.

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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.

LEARN MORE

Al Mahkar Al Mahkar

Located in the heart of AlUla Oasis, near AlUla Old Town. Arabic coffee, dates, sandwiches, cold drinks and a selection of cakes are available.

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AlNakheel Café AlNakheel Café

A relaxed and casual dining venue, Palm Garden is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

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Merkaz Merkaz

Serving a selection of traditional Saudi plates. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner with a selection of traditional sweets and hot drinks.

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Rahba Café Rahba Café

Offering breakfast, and lunch at this casual outdoor dining option in AlUla Old Town.

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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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Alula Old Town Tour 1 Hour Tour

Tour on your own or guided by a Rawi through AlUla Old Town, where pilgrims, travellers and permanent settlers congregated through the ages.

LEARN MORE

Oasis Trail 2 Hour Trail

Weave your way through the beautiful AlUla Oasis. This 2-hour tour is self-guided.

LEARN MORE

The Adventure Trail 3 - 4 Hour Guided Hike

Lace up your hiking shoes and hit the mountains for a half day journey led by an expert guide through the rocky terrain and deep pools of water.

LEARN MORE

AlUla Oasis View Trail 3 Hour Experience

Operated by Jaddah Adventures. Hike up to Alfath mountain peak to catch an unforgettable view of AlUla oasis, with millions of palm trees below you.

LEARN MORE

VISIT ALULA WITH SAUDIA HOLIDAYS

Take a Virtual Tour of AlUla

If you can't plan your next trip to AlUla just yet, not to worry. Virtually visit the iconic, famous and awe-inspiring heritage sites of AlUla on immersive and interactive 360 tours. Explore the wonders of Hegra, Dadan, Old Town AlUla and more.

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AlUla Summer Holiday

Explore the top 10 things to do during the summer in and around AlUla.

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Plan And Book Your Trip

One day is never enough in AlUla.

Learn about the different options to make the most of your time at AlUla. You can book your trip through our preferred booking partners or book your trip yourself by exploring AlUla accommodations and thrilling experiences.

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How to Book

Find airline partners and a qualified a group of expert preferred travel companies who can work with you to help plan your trip to AlUla.

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Where to Stay

AlUla has a variety of accommodation on offer from luxury resorts to high-end villas surrounded by natural wonders.

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Getting to Alula by Air

Saudia Airlines and flynas flies into and out of AlUla’s Prince Abdul Majeed Bin Abdulaziz International Airport (ULH). The newly renovated airport is located just 35 km (a 30-minute drive) from the city centre.

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Road Trips

Peel back the layers of history that have shaped AlUla by taking a Road Trip.

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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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