Jeddah, a major port city of Saudi Arabia and the traditional gateway for pilgrims for Hajj and Umrah, has so much to offer from shopping and history to corniche walks and fancy restaurants with sumptuous food.
The city has a large variety of tantalizing dining options from international cuisines, local and middle eastern dishes to well known western franchises, all leaving you wanting more. It also boasts an abundance of shopping malls, from the Mall of Arabia, Red Sea Mall to Al Salam Mall being some of the most popular; alternatively, you can head to upmarket Tahlia St where you can find high end designer outlets and buy those shoes you always wanted.
Explore the historic town of Al-Balad, including the most famous site, Beyt Al Naseef, a house built by a wealthy merchant family, completed in 1881 and visited by royalty and diplomats alike. Alternatively unwind and relax by the Red Sea with magnificent views of the King Fahd Fountain, the world’s tallest fountain, or simply take an easy stroll along the coast, unburdening your soul as you hear the lapping waves.
Your stay in Jeddah will ensure you return home feeling refreshed and recharged ready to take on the world with a more focused perspective and elevated faith.