Destination Highlight - Dammam
Dammam is a beautiful place, and a popular tourism destination for people from all over Saudi Arabia, as well as the rest of the Middle East.It is the home of white, sandy beaches and clear blue waters. It is also the capital city of Saudi’s eastern region, with a rich cultural history.
Dammam makes for a perfect place to visit, whether you’re on business or travelling for leisure.If you would like to book a cheap flight to Dammam, then make a booking on our homepage www.flynas.com/en today.
While many people head to Dammam for a relaxing holiday on the beach, there are a number of fun activities available for you to enjoy.
Here are a few of our favourites:
Many coastal cities and towns in Saudi have a beautiful Corniche to enjoy, and Dammam is no different. Here you’ll experience a relaxed, enjoyable atmosphere as tourists and locals take in the spectacular views. On national holidays, however, it becomes very busy with locals and visitors from all over the region.
Tarout Castle and the Old Town
If you are looking for a more cultural activity, then you should certainly look into visiting the historical landmark of Tarout Castle. At 5,000 years old, it offers a fascinating look at Saudi life throughout the years, particularly from an architectural standpoint.
Dolphin Village is a fun day out for all the family, with fun activities, amusement rides and dolphin shows available every day. You can also go swimming in a pool, and enjoy exciting events at times such as Eid. It is located on Al-Marjan Island.
King Abdullah Park
A relatively new and modern development, King Abdullah Park is a fantastic place to visit. It is the home to playgrounds for children, a number of delicious restaurants and even a theatre. A worthwhile visit at any time of the year.
Head over a bridge from the Dammam pier, and you’ll find one of the many artificial islands that have been created by countries in the Middle East. Al-Marjan Island has a number of beautiful, green spaces, where you can enjoy the weather and comfortable atmosphere.
There are plenty of places to eat in Dammam, of many different types and varieties.
Whether you’re looking for a local dish, or something from around the world, there is something for everyone in Dammam.
A few things to be aware of…
· Brunch is incredibly popular in Dammam, as it is all over Saudi
· Most restaurants will be closed during sunlight hours during Ramadan
· Saudi Arabia is very conservative, and Islamic codes of morality are strictly enforced