Dadan & Jabal Ikmah Day Tour

Explore these ancient sites dated to 9th century BCE with marvelous displays of inscriptions and petroglyphs
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From SAR 60 per person


Available year-round, schedules updated periodically


Advanced booking required

Tour Type

Guided (English - Arabic)


2 hours

Arrival Time

At least 15 minutes before booking time

Age Restrictions

All ages welcome

Meeting Location

Winter Park


Free parking at Winter Park Parking Area


The first stop on this journey back in time is Dadan, the ancient Kingdom of the Lihyanite and Dadanite civilisations. Next, a coach bus takes you on a 10-minute drive to Jabal Ikmah. Set in a stunning desert canyon, this ‘open-air library’ has the most impressive collection of inscriptions, rock art, and petroglyphs in AlUla and is the largest of its kind in Saudi Arabia.

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Experience Location

Dadan Visitor Center

Know before you go

Regular timings (13 Apr to 16 Jun)

Open daily

09:00 & 15:00

Eid AlAdha timings (17 Jun to 22 Jun)

Open daily

09:00 & 15:00

Summer timings (23 Jun to 30 Sep)

Open daily

08:00 & 16:30

  • Pre-registration is required. Please bring your ID and ticket for check-in.
  • Late arrivals or no shows may result in you forfeiting your experience.


SAR 60 per person

Child 0 to 4


  • Transportation from Winter Park to Dadan, then Jabal Ikmah, and return to Winter Park
  • Entrance to Dadan and Jabal Ikmah Heritage Sites
  • English/Arabic Rawis (Guides)
  • Free parking at Winter Park
  • Please note that all experiences are subject to weather and visibility conditions.
  • Guests should wear comfortable outdoor clothing with closed-toe walking shoes or boots.
  • Please be advised no heels, sandals, loose clothing or jewellery should be worn for this activity, and long hair should be tied back.
  • Some sites visited lack shade and can be hot under direct sunlight; we strongly recommend you bring a hat, sunglasses and sunscreen.
  •  Changes and refunds are allowed up to three days before the booked date.
  •  Please note that any bank credit card charges cannot be refunded.
  • Changes regarding dates or times can only be made up one day before the book date and subject to availability.
  •  No refunds or changes are allowed on the day of the event.
  •  Please contact our team at +966 920 025 003 or send a refund request using the contact us form.
  • If you booked your ticket through a third party, please coordinate with them on policies, changes and updates.