A Glance at Tourism in Jeddah!

So, what happens when we think about Saudi Arabia? The first thought that comes to our mind that it is a holy place and not a holiday destination. We look at it as holy only because it is a kingdom that has the two most important cities called Mecca and Medina. And this is where the Muslims go for Hajj. Many of you will be surprised to know that this part of Saudi Arabia is a tourist paradise.

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Want to know how then read on further. Apart from being called a spiritual home, Saudi Arabia is also a place that is rich in tourism. We have the capital city called Riyadh which is a masterpiece of the kingdom’s ancient culture and if you wish to find something modern then you definitely have to visit Jeddah. That’s right; this place here is rich in tourism and is also the gateway to Mecca and Medina.

It is termed to be old that is completely made of coral and has the beautiful Red Sea flowing by. For others, it is definitely a place for tourism but for Muslim visitors, it is the home of sacred places. Let us now take a glance about the places that are meant for Tourism in Jeddah.

All available at the same place!

When we talk about Jeddah tourism, the only things that we like to do is to eat, visit, shop and rest. This is what a vacation is complete with. So, I will be discussing some of the best places that you definitely need to visit. In case you are crazy for food, then there are some of the famous food chains available here.If you are foodies, then Jeddah is just meant for you. It has food from different cultures such as Lebanese, Syrian, Turkish, Yemeni, Indian and much more that are you are craving for.

If you want to visit the big food chains, then you have McDonald’s, Pizza Hut, Dominos and much more. In case you wish to go in for the local ones then Al Baik is the most famous for its authentic food in chicken and if you are visiting it you certainly need to have Chicken nuggets that will leave you speechless for sure.

The other thing that we love to do when we are on a vacation is shopping. And the best place to do this is the Red Sea Mall. This mall here is considered to give the best shopping experience in Jeddah in case you never had one. I think no visit is complete if you fail to visit this largest shopping mall in Jeddah.

The reason for calling it largest is the area of 242,200 square meters that it carries covered by the largest glass ever used in the whole of Saudi Arabia. It has everything such as a variety of shops, area for kids to enjoy, various eateries, biggest indoor fountain, five-star hotel Elaf Jeddah and much more.

It also has the Danube hyper market which is considered to be a huge chain and a selection of non-food items and international foods that you must have never seen.It is a huge place with some of the famous brands in clothes such as Levi’s, Calvin Klein, Adidas, Virgin Mega Store, Hugo Boss, Coast, Mother care, Nike, Next and many others that you cannot even ever imagine.

Now, that you are aware how wonderful Tourism in Jeddah can be, find a travel agent today and plan this trip to remember for a lifetime. Jeddah is surely a once in a lifetime holiday destination.