Updated 18 March 2023
Arab News

6 activities to do in Saudi Arabia this spring 

6 activities to do in Saudi Arabia this spring 

Here are six activities you can do in Saudi Arabia ahead of Ramadan and before the weather heats up.  

  • A zoo visit

    Take your family on a trip to Riyadh National Zoo. It houses 1,300 animals from 190 species spread across the reserve in carefully planned rural and wild environments. 

  • Watch the sunset  

    The Kingdom has picturesque viewpoints to watch the sunset or sunrise. Go to Dhee Ayn Village, Moon Valley or Farasan Island for the best colorful views.  

  • Camping overnight  

    Take advantage of the weather before it ends and visit Al-Asfar Lake for a camping experience. It is a large water reservoir surrounded by sand dunes that is among the most famous excursions in Al-Ahsa.  

  • Amusement park  

    Located at the Jeddah Corniche, Al-Shallal Entertainment Park has everything your child could want, including roller coasters, virtual reality games, an ice rink, bowling and much more. 

  • Go hiking

    If you are athletic and enjoy adventures, go on a hiking trip with your friends at Jabal Abyad, Jabal Al-Lawz or the Edge of The World. 

  • Safari

    Go on a safari trip and enjoy dune bashing, barbecue, a camel ride and sand boarding at the Great Nefud desert or the Jubbah desert.