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Al Ula is an ancient city located in northwestern Saudi Arabia. It's a fascinating destination for travellers interested in history, archaeology, and dramatic landscapes. One of the main attractions is Hegra, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Carved into sandstone cliffs, Hegra is an impressive archaeological site that features the tombs of the Nabataean people. Visitors can explore these intricate structures and learn about this ancient civilization. Al Ula also includes a well-preserved old town built with mudbrick and stone. Here, you can wander narrow streets and see traditional architecture. Additionally, the surrounding area offers opportunities for hiking and exploring natural sandstone formations like Elephant Rock. Al Ula is a good choice for travellers interested in a combination of historical exploration, cultural discovery, and outdoor adventure.

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Airports near Al Ula

There are a variety of airports to choose from when visiting Al Ula. Here's 4 airports that serve Al Ula.

Prince Mohammad Bin Abdulaziz International Airport

Approximately 320 km (199 miles) away from Al Ula, this airport is the closest international airport to Al Ula. It offers both domestic and international flights, making it a convenient option for travellers.


King Abdulaziz International Airport

Located around 800 km (497 miles) from Al Ula, this is another major international airport in Saudi Arabia. It offers a wide range of domestic and international flights, making it a popular choice for travellers visiting Al Ula.


King Fahd International Airport

Although it is a bit further away, approximately 1,100 km (684 miles) from Al Ula, this airport is another option for travellers. It is one of the largest airports in the world and offers numerous domestic and international flights.


King Khalid International Airport

If none of the above airports are suitable for your travel plans, you may consider flying to King Khalid International Airport in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. It is approximately 1,000 km (621 miles) away from Al Ula. From there, you can take a connecting flight to a more local airport, such as Prince Abdul Majeed bin Abdulaziz Airport (ULH) in Al Ula, which is a smaller regional airport serving the city.

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Things to do in Al Ula

With a wide variety of attractions in Al Ula, we've narrowed it down to our top 3 selections to make your planning easier:

Al Khuraybah Tombs

Discover the captivating Al Khuraybah Tombs in Al Ula, Saudi Arabia. Carved into sandstone cliffs, these ancient tombs showcase the region's rich history and culture. Intricate carvings and designs transport visitors back in time. A must-visit for history buffs and archaeology enthusiasts.

Madain Saleh

Also known as Al-Hijr, Madain Saleh is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the most significant archaeological sites in Saudi Arabia. The site features well-preserved tombs, monuments, and dwellings that date back to the Nabatean Kingdom. The grandeur and mystery of Madain Saleh are sure to pique your interest and ignite your desire to explore more.

Elephant Rock

Discover the awe-inspiring Elephant Rock, a massive sandstone formation resembling an elephant with its trunk touching the ground. Capture mesmerising sunset views and be amazed by its sheer size and unique shape. Perfect for photography enthusiasts and nature lovers.

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