What Can You Do in Jeddah?
The most popular things to do in Jeddah centre around historical tours. Jeddah is rich in history and natural beauty making it a popular destination hotspot.
Explore the Green Sarawat Mountains
If you love nature, this six-day scenic tour begins with the Sea of Jeddah and takes you to the forest heights in Al Hada. You will be guided through villages, forests, and right up to the clouds found in Abha.
Historical Tour to Jeddah, taif, Ah Baha and Abha
Can’t get enough of history or culture? This seven-day tour begins in Ad-Balad, Jeddah’s historical downtown. From there, you will see popular local areas in Beit Nassif. The tour ends with visiting The Floating Mosque and Al Tayebat International City Museum.
Pilgrimage Tours to Makkah and Medina City
Soak up culture with this tour to Makkah (10-12 locations) and Medina (6-7 locations). The royal treatment awaits by speaking guides taking you on a tour to watch Um rah rituals, sightseeing tours, and to view other locations in Saudi Arabia by road or air.
Where to Stay in Jeddah?
Jeddah boasts of the most opulent, scenic resort hotels imaginable. They each contain epic views overlooking the city combined with superior service expected from a resort hotel.
Waldorf Astoria Jeddah- Qasr Al Sharq
The name translated means “Palace of the East” and this indeed is what this hotel delivers. Facing the Red Sea, the marble lobby containing a three-story Swarovski chandelier greets you. A 24-karat gold-leaf wrapped television adds opulence to any room. It also boasts a women’s only spa, and 24-hour butler service.
Located along the west coast of Saudi Arabia, the Rosewood Jeddah provides a scenic location coupled with sophistication. It offers a luxurious rooftop pool overlooking the city (men only), marble baths, and a beach located close by. Tea at the Soleil is the perfect way to end the day.
The Ritz-Carleton, Jeddah
This hotel overlooks the King Fahd’s Fountain and the beautiful Red Sea. It offers a palatial history combined with lavish design. Opulent dining can be found at the Saltz, Reyhana, and Karamel Lounge. It also hosts a men’s only sanctuary, and you can reserve private beach access.
Where to Eat in Jeddah?
Jeddah’s restaurants boasts a mixture of different cuisine ranging from ancient dishes to modern food experiences. It will delight even the most discriminating palate, while the décor is nothing sort of stunning.
AL Shurfa Lounge
This is a cozy, intimate, yet opulent boutique café offering coffee, tea, and absolute tranquility. It is a place wherein you can unwind for some quiet reflection or meet with family/friends.
Fogo De Chao
Fogo De Chao is run by chefs raised into a centuries-old tradition called "churrasco". They are taught to respect the ingredients that go into every dish by cooking them slowly to expose their natural flavours.
Lusin offers exquisite dining in a modern environment. The Armenian cuisine reflects centuries-old traditions with flavorful preparations and distinct aromas.
What Events to Attend in Jeddah
Jeddah is a culture that prizes music, food, nature, and literature. This is reflected in every aspect from the beauty found in the forests to events which reflects a culture proud of its roots, and the future ahead.
Candlelit Symphonic Concert
This concert extends over two weekends and is one of the best music experiences available. Set in the UNESCO Heritage Site of Hegra, it offers a plethora of classical music performed live by Saudi musicians.
This festival runs from February 13 to March 31 and showcases a variety of artistic talents. It hosts come of the best cutting edge contemporary artwork by leading Saudi artists.
Experience the Deep Sea
Hope of Spring creates the ultimate experience as a dive resort. They pride themselves on pampering their guests and providing the most exclusive diving experiences. Their year-round events will allow you to enjoy the stunning beauty of nature never experienced before.