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Limited Edition Small Group Journeys

Saudi Arabia: Desert Kingdoms 2024

9 days

Limited to 18 guests

This journey is a unique opportunity to travel with other international guests on a limited-edition itinerary operated by A&K Australia.

Set out on a limited-edition journey to Saudi Arabia, the birthplace and spiritual home of Islam, exploring this mysterious desert kingdom long closed to much of the outside world and discovering its many hidden delights, from its bustling capital, Riyadh, to a traditional mud-brick village, galleries of ancient rock art and fascinating modern museums.

A&K Advantages

  • Visit historic monuments and an array of UNESCO-listed wonders, including Jeddah’s Floating Mosque
  • Explore the fascinating capital city of Riyadh, a showcase for modern Saudi Arabia
  • Experience the mysterious mountain and desert landscapes of AlUla, as well as breathtaking sites such as Madain Saleh, Al Ragasat and Elephant Rock
  • Attend a special guest lecture by an esteemed local expert
  • Immerse yourself in the local language with an Arabian script demonstration
  • Savor Saudi hospitality with lunch at a local farm
  • Witness a captivating demonstration of traditional dance alongside a flavorful farewell dinner

Itinerary at a Glance

Day 1
Arrive Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Day 2
Riyadh | Monuments & Historic Artifacts
Day 3
Hail | Ancient Rock Art
Day 4
AlUla | Legendary Landscapes & The Mirrored Desert
Day 5
AlUla | Towering Ancient Monuments
Day 6
AlUla | Desert Oasis & Stargazing
Day 7
Jeddah | Captivating Port City
Day 8
Jeddah | Ancient City Explorations & Design Your Day
Day 9
Depart Jeddah

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