Are you a fashion enthusiast, a foodie, a traveler, and also an adventure junkie? Jeddah is the place for you! If the possibility of all these exciting things in one single space makes your heart beat fast with excitement you cannot contain, pack your bags and visit Jeddah and especially its shopping malls, one of the biggest and the best shopping malls in Saudi Arabia.
Yes, this like a dream come true, malls like these exist in Jeddah, the entertainment and trading capital of Saudi Arabia. The shopping malls in Jeddah are true to their name and include all the big brand stores you can name and also provide other traditional Arabic stores which you would have to otherwise visit in small markets set up by local vendors in alleys in other cities of the world. But, the Jeddah tourism decided to include the traditional and cultural markets in the shopping malls itself integrating all services in one place and hence providing a concise experience to the shoppers.
There are many big malls like Mall of Arabia, Red Sea Mall and many others in Jeddah. This article will talk about the Red Sea Mall of Jeddah which is the biggest mall in Jeddah and the most famous. It is owned by the Red Sea Markets Company Ltd. It is like a usual mall with more than 300 showrooms, restaurants that offer multiple cuisines, and spacious area to take leisurely strolls while browsing. But what makes it different are other entertainment opportunities of all kinds offered to the visitors.
These include sports activities such as Carting, Bowling, Shooting, Billiards etc., and a huge gaming arcade, a theme park for kids with a playground and exciting rides like rollercoaster and many others. You can indulge in all these activities with your family and friends once you’re tired of shopping, have a wonderful meal in the food court, and get back to shopping for your favorite products from the most famous brands around globe.
The malls in Jeddah take up a day and still leave you with most of the activities and stores not even browsed. It is mentioned as one of the best malls in the whole of Saudi Arabia.
Apart from all the entertainment activities, the Red Sea Mall recently included two sections namely the Khan El Khalili (which is considered as one of the most historic markets of the world) and Al Andalusia which are permanent bazaars which give you a rich and authentic taste of Arabic culture.
The two sections offer you traditional house wares, silverwares, carpets and other souvenirs. They give the local Arabs a setting of Egyptian culture straight from home and the people who Visit Jeddah from the outside a genuine Mediterranean touch which embodies the rich Arabic culture.
These unique aspects of the malls in Jeddah, makes the shopping a rare and an enjoyable experience in itself. Apart from indoor activities you must visit Jeddah for its exotic museums, architecture, beaches and water sports and also the whole feel of the city that is a kind of its own.