Find out what makes Saudi Arabia special and what its cultural characteristics are before you book one of the vacation packages. Saudi Arabia, on the Arabian Peninsula in Western Asia, is the spiritual and birthplace of Islam.
It is also home to some of its most stunning natural landscapes. The caved temples of Madain Saleh, which are often referred to as the second Petra, and Jubbah, which are known for their rock art and are among Saudi Arabia's pre-Islamic gems, both hold prophetic significance for Muslims. On Yatramart, you can choose from a variety of Saudi Arabia packages that perfectly capture the essence of this desert nation.
Saudi Arabia is the setting for the historical period drama Lawrence of Arabia, which is based on the life of TE Lawrence and is full of literary and cultural symbolism. The Hejaz Railway and the red sand dunes echo everywhere. The capital, Riyadh, is a modern metropolis, while Jeddah, a historical city with UNESCO World Heritage-listed coral buildings, transports you to a bygone era when it was a busy transit point for pilgrims.
Asir in the south opens up a vibrant mountain landscape dotted with picturesque villages steeped in legend, and the brilliant blue Red Sea adds atmosphere. Check the inclusion of all of these and more in your itinerary as you browse Saudi Arabia travel packages.
Saudi Arabia is home to a plethora of attractions, some of which are local favorites and others that are both popular with tourists and uncommon gems. These sites are included in Yatra's Middle East tour packages.