Hegra Night Tours

Experience an exclusive tour of Hegra under the night sky, exploring ancient tombs bathed in light of the twinkling stars, in small groups.

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Price

From SAR 60 per person

Schedule

Available from 1 Aug to 1 Nov 2024

Booking

Advanced booking required

Experience type

Guided (English - Arabic)

Duration

90 minutes

Arrival time

At least 15 minutes before booking time

Meeting location

Hegra Visitor Centre

Parking

Free parking at location

Weight restrictions

Maximum 120kg (bicycles)


Overview

These Hegra Night Tours offer an unparalleled opportunity to discover the ancient UNESCO World Heritage Site of Hegra under the enchanting cover of darkness. This unique experience allows visitors to explore Nabataean tombs and monuments, usually hidden in the night's shadow, using various modes of transport. Guided by the knowledgeable Rawis, you will traverse the silent, starlit landscape, learning about the rich history and cultures that once flourished here. Choose to explore by bicycle or take a horse drawn carriage.

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Experience location

Hegra Visitor Centre

Know before you go

Open daily (1 Aug - 1 Nov)

LED bicycles

19:00

Horse carriages

20:30 & 22:00

  • Please bring your e-ticket and ID for entry
  • Arrive at your meeting point at least 15 minutes before the booking time
  • Late arrivals or no-shows may result in forfeiting your experience
  • Read the terms and conditions before purchase

Private Horse Carriage (1-4)
From SAR 240

Shared Horse Carriage (Maximum 4 people)
From SAR 60 per person

Bicycle
From SAR 60 per person


*Please note that the age restriction for the horse carriages is 5 years and above. The age restriction for the bicycles is 18 years and above, the weight restriction is maximum 120kg (bicycles), and guests must sign a waiver before participating.

  • Entrance to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Hegra
  • Visit to Jabal Ahmar and Tomb of Lihyan son of Kuza
  • Shared professional guide (English/Arabic)
  • Equipment and safety measures for the bicycle option
  • Free parking at the Hegra Visitor Centre
  • Please note that all experiences are subject to weather and visibility conditions
  • Please note that due to ongoing maintenance and excavation work, select heritage sites included in your tour may be closed during your visit
  • Comfortable outdoor clothing 
  • Closed-toe walking shoes or boots

Not suitable for:

  • People with disability

Wheelchair and stroller accessible

No

  • Cancellations and refunds are allowed up to 3 days before your initial booked date
  • Dates or timings can be changed up to one day before your initial booked date, subject to availability
  • No refunds or changes allowed on the day of the event
  • No refunds or changes allowed on the day of your booking
  • Please contact +966920025003 or send a refund request on the contact us form
  • Bank credit card charges are non-refundable
  • If you booked your ticket through a third party, coordinate with them on policies, changes and updates
  • Terms and Conditions apply.