Jeddah, the second largest city of Saudi Arabia. It is a cosmopolitan city considered a world of its own having its own gateways towards pilgrimage spots, shopping malls, art galleries and museums. This is the only city which offers coastal view to the country of arid land and deserts, being on the right side of the Red Sea Coast making it the major tourist attraction.
The Jeddah Tourism guide will mostly talk about the pilgrimage, sculptures and paintings, and the areas to be visited at least once in a lifetime. For the art and culture enthusiasts, this city has got a lot of museums and galleries to be covered.
Top places to be visited for Entertainment in Jeddah are listed under:
KING’S Fountain: The world’s largest fountain on the sea shore in Jeddah cannot be missed at any cost. It is always preferable to visit Corniche during the evening and watch the fountain on sunset.
Balad: The most historical place in the entire city is a must to be visited. This is a place to explore historical things and places while enroute Makah. Also known as the market city of Jeddah, having corals and precious stones.
Red Sea Mall: For a tremendous Shopping Experience in Jeddah, this mall is the one to be on the top of the list. For the Shopaholics, this mall has each and every thing about all the brands under one roof.
The Red Sea: One of the major attractions in the Jeddah Tourism is the Red Sea. Having a coastline of this sea, beaches and underwater marine life are the ones to be experienced once in a lifetime.
Floating Mosque: Located in the North Corniche, this mosque gives an illusion of floating in water. This mosque is so beautifully made with provisions of hot water for winters and white marble exterior that is why it is also called “white Mosque”.
For the travelling enthusiasts, many amusement parks are made for the Entertainment in Jeddah, roller coaster rides, and ice rinks and a boat ride in the Red Sea are widely famous in the whole Saudi Arabia. For the food lovers, Jeddah hotels bring a wide variety of cuisines from all across the world. All a person need is to name the type of hotel, may it be a 3 star or 5 stars, may it be any kind of cuisine, and everything will be made available just by giving a call. Book a space in the hotel itself so as to cut the cost of travelling and get everything available in front within minutes.
Shopping Experience in Jeddah can vary from person to person depending on the budget one has kept. Jeddah has shopping malls, large markets, local street markets for every kind of person with each and everything available. For the Shopaholics, every Jeddah guide will name a lot of places which are known for the hub of shopping, may it be branded clothing or vintage accessories, or foot wears, bags or any other thing, and all are easily available in the malls as well as markets.
So, to summarize, a visit to Jeddah once in a lifetime is an opportunity to encounter the city with heritage yet modern in its own manner. Make a plan and carry a guide so that nothing gets missed.