#1. Sahara Expatriate Tours. Tel: 220 4500 X 1760
This company is considered as the one-day tour specialist in Riyadh which is based at the Sahara Airport Hotel. They provide private tour schemes that take you to the old capital city of Dir’iyyah, Musmak Palace, and give you an overall view of Riyadh. Having a personal guide along the way, makes this tour an excellent introduction for business visitors and new residents.
- The National Museum Tour
- Dessert Fossil Hunt
- Dessert Diamond Hunt
- Falcon & Saluki Hunt: includes a lecture, hunt and falcon training session.
- A day with the Bedouins: a longer tour incorporating falcons, salukis, dune buggies, camel rides, lunch and dinner.
- Historical & Cultural Riyadh
#2. Sightseekers. Tel: 055 469772
Sightseekers promote overnight camping tours in the dessert areas outside Riyadh, which includes camel riding. In addition to riding a camel, clients can enjoy Bedouin dancing and singing.
- Henna decorations
- Dinner under the stars
- A search for desert diamonds
- And some extraordinary scenery.
#3. ACS. Tel: 482 9604
ACS offers occasional bus tours of Riyadh, al-Faisaliyah Centre, and Diriyyah and also organizes tours to other Middle Eastern countries and beyond.
Saudi Arabia has started to take tourism very seriously and it has been reported that the business community has already invested nearly $7bn in the tourism industry.
Western tourists have started visiting the kingdom in growing numbers. With an excellent and ever evolving network of well signposted and numbered highways, now it’s possible to reach all the major regions and cities of the kingdom by Road. Check out the list below.
Contact Info of other Travel & Tourism Agencies in Saudi Arabia:
- Aber Travel & Tourism Agency. Tel: 4730075, Fax: 4731445
- Alburraq Travel & Tourism Agency. Tel: 4767220, Fax: 4740335
- Al Fahhad Travel & Tourism Agency. Tel: 2634444, Fax: 4553182
- Al Hanouf Agency for Travel & Tourism . Tel:4645210, Fax: 4021103
- Almalakia Agency for Travel & Tourism. Tel: 4416060, Fax: 4414010
- Al-minwal Travel & Tourism Agency. Tel: 4770222, Fax: 4774510
- Al Sarh Wing Travel & Tourism. Tel: 4770077
- Bander Tourism & Travel Agency. Tel: 4351479, Fax: 2867613
- Ben Zeed for Travel & Tour Agency. Tel: 4194688, Fax: 4194023
- Bin Ghith Travel & Tourism Agency. Tel: 4614477, Fax: 4665037
- Forsan Travel & Tourism Agency. Tel: 2931023, Fax: 2168774
- Kingdom Wings Agency for Travel & Tourism. Tel: 4625544, Fax: 4627850
- Manhal Agency For travel & Tours. Tel: 4653307, Fax: 4622455
- Naba Tourism & Transport Co. Ltd. Tel: 4708888, Fax: 4708855
- Najmat Al-mandain Travel & Tour Agency. Tel: 4752222, Fax: 4730395
- National Office for Travel & Tourism. Tel: 4658177, Fax: 4642216
- Ratl Travel & Tourism Agency. Tel: 4652001, Fax: 4658089
- Ruwaibakh Agency For Travel And Tourism. Tel: 4929126, Fax: 2087091
- Saudi Tourism & Travel Bureau. Tel: 4779081, Fax: 4632136
- Shajwa Agenccy for Travel & Tourist. Tel: 4776385, Fax: 4772803