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Ad Diriyah, the heart of the first Saudi state and the Jewel of the Kingdom, is conveniently located just a short drive from the centre of the current capital Riyadh. Make sure to bring your camera, because Ad Diriyah will offer you a unique opportunity to immerse yourself in the rich and diverse history of Saudi Arabia.
Experience the history of the royal House of Al Saud and feel the vibrancy of thousands of years of Arabian history as you walk in the footsteps of kings and heroes through the winding streets of UNESCO world heritage site At-Turaif. This is the largest mud-brick city in the world and home to Salwa palace, where the rulers of the first Saudi state once lived.
Don’t forget to stop in the neighbouring area of Al Bujairi to experience authentic Saudi hospitality and cuisine, surrounded by the magnificent greenery of its gardens and parks.
The land of hundreds of stories, Ad Diriyah is a place where history lives on and embodies the values of Saudi Arabia’s transformative Vision 2030.
Saudi’s capital and one of the biggest capitals regionally, Riyadh is the Saudi center of business, shopping, culture and entertainment. Riyadh hosts the most important local, regional and international conferences and exhibitions throughout the year.
Visit Riyadh, enjoy the natural green gardens and reserves and experience Saudi’s rich history and culture or take the adventurous road, surrounded by Riyadh’s golden sand dunes!
Welcome to Saudi Arabia, one of the most culturally diverse countries in the world and home of diverse and authentic customs, traditions and prehistoric civilizations.
Saudi Arabia is located in Western Asia and constitutes the bulk of the Arabian Peninsula, with a land area of approximately 2 Million square kilometers.
Saudi Arabia is home to diversified and authentic Arabian cultures and traditions, emerging from the desert and shaped through the decades due to its unique location, and its tremendous impact on the human settlement and the prosperity of successive civilizations.
Saudi Arabia is The heart of the Arab and Islamic worlds, an investment powerhouse, and a hub connecting three continents. Come and discover its authentic culture and heritage and enjoy its diversified and charming natural resources such as high mountains, vast deserts, agricultural desert oases and breathtaking beaches and islands.
How to get to the event
We will share all the needed information regarding the preferred highways, dedicated parking zones, and available shuttle services soon!
Accommodations and transportations
Riyadh is a bustling, metropolitan capital city, which boasts plenty of high-quality hotels to be enjoyed by overseas and domestic visitors.
For further information on visiting the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, please refer to www.sauditourism.sa or your local travel agency.
Airport: Riyadh is served by the King Khaled International Airport, which is located about 22 miles (35 km) north of the city and handles both domestic and international flights.
Taxis or Limousines: Taxis (limousines) are a significant form of transportation in Riyadh. Taxis abound and can be hailed on any major road. Payment is very reasonable and is by meter.
Uber and Careem: On-demand transportation technology (App) available in the all Saudi main cities
Accommodation: Riyadh contains the biggest chains of the world well known hotels such as (Hyatt Regency, kempinski, and more)
- There is a lot to see when you visit Saudi Arabia, click here to explore the different available tours.
- Saudia Airlines is the third largest in the Middle East and the national carrier airline of Saudi Arabia is offering speacil holiday packages for Ad diriyah Formula E event. Click here for more information.
- More packages will be shared later …