Drive & Stay In Abha Saudi Arabia
$226   / Per Person
Duration

3 Days

Min. Pax

02 Pax

Tour Type

Adventure, Fun

Destination

Saudi Arabia

Abha: A Mountain Oasis in Saudi Arabia

Abha Saudi Arabia

Abha Saudi Arabia

Tucked away in Saudi Arabia‘s Asir Province, Abha is a mesmerizing mountain city known for its temperate climate and stunning scenery. Situated at 2,200 meters above sea level, Abha is home to some of the kingdom’s highest peaks, offering visitors sweeping vistas of the neighbouring valleys and mountains. Abha is a popular travel destination because of its temperate temperature, which provides a cool respite from the scorching desert.

The city is a paradise for those who enjoy the outdoors and seek adventure because of its abundance of vegetation. One of the highlights is the Abha Dam Lake, a tranquil area surrounded by breathtaking scenery where guests may relax and take in the tranquil atmosphere .Abha is a city rich in culture, as shown by its ancient landmarks and bustling markets, in addition to its natural marvels. Through attractions like the Abha Palace and the Habala Village, which highlight traditional architecture and customs, the city welcomes exploration of its unique heritage.

While shopping for traditional handicrafts and souvenirs, tourists can get a peek at local life at the busy markets like the Asir Souq. Travellers are invited to explore the charms of Saudi Arabia’s southern highlands by Abha, a place that combines a rich cultural legacy with the natural beauty of its surroundings.

Package Information

You may find the BUDGET car rental counter at the auto rental area upon your arrival at the ABHA airport, following the required formalities. You can start exploring the area as the car formalities are completed and you have the keys. Go by car to your lodging. Make sure to check into the hotel. In ABHA for the night.

Breakfast at the hotel. We recommend starting your journey to Abha this morning. Abha is the largest city in Saudi Arabia and the capital of the Aseer Province. It is perched on the edge of the Sarawat Mountains, above 2,200 meters. Jebal Akhdar, a verdant hill in Abha that provides a distinctive vantage point over the city, is our first destination. After that, we go to few nearby museums to observe the depth of Aseer Province's handicrafts, architecture, and culture.

The charming stone and mudbrick painted houses of the typical Aseeri style can be seen in the nearby historic district of Al-Basta. We may go in the direction of Habala, a well-known traditional village perched atop a cliff. We can travel to this special location by telepheric ride. We show you some of our hidden locations throughout the route. At your hotel, check in. Spend the night at Abha.

Breakfast at the hotel. Jebel Sawdah and Rijal Al-Ma', two of the most famous locations in Saudi Arabia's highlands, are open for us to explore today. We can begin with a quick drive into the Moshebah Hills, which are covered with vegetation resembling that of the Mediterranean. Later, at the neighboring Sehab Park, we can take in the breathtaking views from the 2,000-meter-high cliffs of the Sarawat Mountains.

Our next destination is Jebel Sawdah, which stands at a height of around 3,000 meters and is one of Saudi Arabia's highest points. Even though the word "Jebel" refers to a mountain, Sawdah is actually a hill that provides us with a different dramatic viewpoint as it perches on the edge of the dizzyingly steep Sarawat range.

We travel across the valley to the traditional town of Rijal Al-Ma', which is home to dozens of towering stone structures tastefully decorated with a rainbow of colored stones. This village is the most striking example of Aseeri traditional architecture. We can visit the local museum, which showcases the history of this amazing place, and take a stroll down the narrow, shaded alleyways that link the traditional homes. You are going to drive back for your departure at the end of the afternoon. You can drop off your vehicle at the ABHA airport by heading to the vehicle rental RETURN parking, giving your vehicle over to the BUDGET crew, and finding your way to the departure area.

Package Inclusions
  • Personalized meet & assist upon arrival at ABHA airport in English
  • 3 days car rental in ABHA including CDW insurance and 300 km / day
  • Car category C – Toyota Corolla or similar
  • Road Book: what to do in ABHA
  • Assistance 24 / 24 of our staff
  • Accommodation in the above-mentioned hotels or same hotel category according to the periods mentioned
  • Daily Buffet breakfast at the hotel
  • Local taxes
Package Exclusions
  • Flights
  • Excess Mileage
  • Insurance
  • Optional excursions
  • Porterage & Personal expenses
  • Visa fees if needed
Additional Details
  • Up to 10 days before arrival: no fees
  • From 9 days to 3 days before arrival: 30%
  • From 2 days to arrival: 100%
Room ArrangementsPAXHotels - 01 Jan to 31 Dec 2024
Blue Inn - 4*Assalam Palace - 5*
1 Double Room2$286 pp$339 pp
1 Double + 1 Single Room3$294 pp$362 pp
2 Double Rooms4$226 pp$279 pp
Supplement for 4x4 Toyota Prado or similarPer car for all pax$342

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