Popular Tourist: According to Arab News, tourists from different countries who meet the criteria will enter Saudi Arabia from August 1.
The Ministry of Tourism said that fully vaccinated people would be those who have received both doses. They have state-approved vaccines, including Pfizer, AstraZeneca, and Moderna.
Their data will record on the ‘Tawakalna’ application. Also, they will have to show it to relevant officers for entry to other places in the country.
(1)- King Abdullah Economic City, A Popular Tourist Destination In Summer
Residents of Saudi Arabia are flocking to their nearest tourist destination as King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC) offers some more entertainment in the sun.
According to Arab News, the city is located about an hour north of Jeddah. It has served as a mini-gateway for residents of Yanbu, Rabigh, and Jeddah.
This summer, it became a popular destination as the Saudi Tourism Authority has launched the Summer of Saudi Arabia 2021 program through its portal Saudi Arabia Spirit under the slogan ‘Over Summer, Your Mode” since June this year.
- Located in the heart of King Abdullah Economic City is the World Class 18 Hole Championship Golf Course, Royal Greens Golf, and Country Club, where fans and professionals can interact.
- For those interested in water sports activities, the Bayless Marina Yacht Club offers them various activities such as diving and snorkeling.
- They also offer sports or line fishing for up to six hours a day. Boats can carry up to 10 people.
(1)- RAHED MIR, a 27-year-old resident of Jeddah, frequently visits the King Abdullah Economic City with his friends during the summer and enjoys some of the area’s amenities and recreational activities.
“My five friends and I rented bikes and traveled from one area to another with ease,” he told Arab News. It is satisfactory. It gives us a break from our daily lives.
RAHED MIR said that he likes to go to Yam Beach, and she was surprised to see clean water on the beach.
“It’s barely an hour from Jeddah, but you can see the difference. It is safe to go to King Abdullah Economic City because we do not intend to travel abroad anytime soon.”
(2)- Saleh al-Murshid, another Jeddah resident who visited King Abdullah Economic City for the first time a few weeks ago, told Arab News that she already intends to go there.
“I loved the vast expanses of the city, and everything seemed brand new,” he said. The atmosphere was great. From the hotel staff to the beach lifeguards and even more, hospitality was much better.
Following Corona’s global pandemic safety measures, Saleh al-Murshid and her friends chose to go to Pure Beach in the Lagoon Zone because Yam Beach had reached its quota.
“The crowd can be handle better, especially since we have a few weeks left,” said Saleha Lamrishad. Also, the weather was terrific. “Even though it’s still very hot, everything was enjoyable.”
(2)- Costal Tourist Destination In Saudi Arabia Tabuk Region:
Saudi Arabia’s Tabuk region is becoming a tourist destination in terms of its geographical diversity.
According to the state-run news agency SPA, it is known for its coastal areas, coral reefs, rocks, sand of different colors, clear seawater, and mild climate throughout the year.
Al-Harba beach locates fifteen kilometers south of the city. Its soft sand, beautiful oasis to see. The scenery of the islands of Zuhr and Marduna is breathtaking.
Al-Harba beaches are beautiful for divers and fishers. Tourists visit here all year round, but especially in winter, tourism has its own unique identity