About Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia National Day Posted On: 0000-00-00
Saudis annually celebrate their national day on the 23rd of September, to commemorate the unification of the Kingdom and its founding by His Majesty King Abdul Aziz Bin Abdul Rahman Al Saud, may Allah (God) have mercy on him, in 1351 AH, (1932 AD).
Saudi Arabia Currency Posted On: 0000-00-00
The basic currency unit in Saudi Arabia is the Riyal.
Saudi Arabia Calendar Date Posted On: 0000-00-00
Saudi Arabia’s official calendar is based historically on the migration of the Prophet Mohamed (peace be upon him) from Makkah to Madinah. The Hijri year is 354 days, divided into twelve lunar months.
Saudi Arabia Climate Posted On: 0000-00-00
The climate of Saudi Arabia varies from one region to another. Generally, the climate is continental; hot in summer and cold in winter with some winter rainfall. There is a moderate climate change on the West & South highlands, while the Central regions are hot & dry in summer and cold & dry in winter. Along both the Western & Eastern coastal regions, the climate is mild in winter with rising temperatures & humidity in the summer. Rain falls in winter & spring and is rare in most regions of Saudi Arabia with the exception of the South-Western highlands where the seasonal summer rains are heavier than in other areas. Humidity is high, on the West coasts & mountains, on most days of the year but lessens towards the interior
Most Famous Cities & Touristic Monuments In KSA Posted On: 0000-00-00
Makkah: The Holy mosque (Al Masjid Al Haram) Madinah: The Prophet’s mosque (Al Masjid Al Nabawi) - Cities of Saleh (Madain Saleh) – Hejaz railway museum Riyadh: Masmaq Fort – Mohamed Bin Abdul Wahab mosque Jeddah: Al Balad Historic District - Shubra Historic Palace - King Fahd’s Fountain Abha: Shada Archaeological Palace - Asir National Park Hail: Eieiraif Fortress - Barzan Palace Bahah: Zhuan Fort – Zee Ain Historic Village Tabuk: Taima Hieroglyph iInscriptions -Tabuk Castle - Hejaz railway station - Ottoman fortresses Jazan: Loqman Castle - Al Dosary Castle - Sharif Fort - Farsan island Dammam: Marjan Island Najran: – Eimarah Palace