What to expect
Tour the magnificent cultural and historical attractions of Riyadh and bask in the Edge of the World’s beauty before exploring an ancient oasis in a desert valley.
Travel through time in AlUla and marvel at stunning natural wonders such as the Elephant Rock, Jabal Ikmah, AlUla Old Town and many other unforgettable places.
Day 1 – Arrival & free time
Arrival: Arrive at the airport and then transfer to your hotel.
Check-in: Check in to your hotel and get some rest.
Free time: Enjoy some free time and use it to explore the city by yourself.
Day 2 – Riyadh Pulse tour
9:30 AM – Hotel pick-up: You will be picked up from your hotel for an exciting tour of Riyadh’s most iconic sites.
10:00 AM – Pass by Al Murabba Historical Palace: Marvel at the Al Murabba Palace and take lots of pictures of its unique architecture.
10:30 AM – National Museum: Take a deep dive into Saudi Arabia’s history at one of the most popular museums in King Abdulaziz Historical Centre, the National Museum.
12:00 PM – A trip to Al Masmak Fortress: Visit Al Masmak Fortress, a significant site and a reflection of Saudi heritage.
1:30 PM – Lunch: Treat your tastebuds to fusion delicacies at Takya before continuing the tour.
3:00 PM – Al Bujairi Heritage Park & Ad Diriyah trip: Take a tour of Al Bujairi Heritage Park and Al Turaif in Ad Diriyah, the original home of the Saudi royal family.
5:30 PM – Hotel drop-off: You will be dropped off at your hotel. Enjoy the rest of your evening.
Day 3 – Edge of the World tour
8:00 AM – Hotel pick-up: Set off from your hotel to visit one of the most popular tourist destinations in the Kingdom.
9:00 AM – Off-roading experience: Enjoy an off-roading experience like no other and get ready to marvel at Saudi Arabia’s geological wonder, the Edge of the World.
10:00 AM – Arrive at Edge of the World: Enjoy the never-ending horizon and relax in the natural beauty of the Edge of the World.
12:00 PM – Lunch: Savour a pre-packed meal in a traditional Arabian-style seating as you gaze at the breathtaking views.
3:00 PM – Return to the hotel: You will return to your hotel, from where you can get your bags and get ready for your flight to the next destination.
4:30 PM – Airport transfer: Head to the airport for your flight to AlUla.
8:45 PM – Hotel transfer: Transfer to your hotel in AlUla and get some much-needed rest.
Day 4 – Hegra tour
9:00 AM – Hotel pick-up: Get picked up from your hotel for an exciting excursion around AlUla.
9:30 AM – Madain Saleh and Hejaz railway station trip: Marvel at Saudi Arabia’s first UNESCO World Heritage Site, Madain Saleh, also known as Hegra, and visit the historic Hejaz railway station.
12:00 PM – Trip to Ashar Valley: Visit the picturesque Ashar Valley and immerse yourself in the stunning nature.
2:00 PM – Lunch: Enjoy a traditional lunch at Heritage Garden Restaurant before heading to AlUla Old Town.
3:30 PM – AlUla Old Town tour: Explore AlUla Old Town and immerse yourself in the fascinating history of this ancient city made up of nearly 900 houses, 400 shops and five town squares.
4:30 PM – Elephant Rock visit: Feast your eyes upon the Elephant Rock, a giant sandstone monolith that resembles an elephant with its trunk touching the ground.
5:00 PM – Hotel drop-off: You will be dropped off at your hotel, so enjoy a relaxing evening.
Day 5 – Open Air Museum
9:00 AM – Hotel pick-up: Get picked up from your hotel to get some insight into AlUla’s history.
9:30 AM – Jabal Ikmah tour: Explore the red-tinted steep mountain, where visitors can admire ancient writings and inscriptions that date back to the Lihyanite civilisation.
10:30 AM – Dadan and ‘Lion Tombs’ visit: Discover the magnificent history of Dadan and visit the ‘Lion Tombs’, the burial site of the elite marked by seated lion sculptures.
12:30 PM – Farm visit and lunch: Visit a farm in AlUla and enjoy a delicious lunch while you’re there.
7:00 PM – Airport transfer: Head to the airport to catch your flight back to Riyadh.
11:00 PM – Hotel drop-off: Check in to your hotel in Riyadh and get some rest before ending your adventure in Saudi Arabia.
Day 6 – Departure
Check-out: Get your packing sorted and check out from the hotel.
Departure: It’s time to say goodbye and have a safe flight home (if applicable).