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6-Hour Historical & Heritage Tour In Abha - Rijal Almaa Village
  • Tour Category

    Private Tour

  • Tour Types

    Rural Experience, Trekking, Museum

  • Duration

    6 Hours

  • Activity Level


  • Language

    Arabic, English


Join us on this heritage tour and explore the 900-year-old village of Rijal Almaa through the eyes of a native guide. Hike the famous tourist mountains of Jabal Sawda and visit the Rijal Almaa Museum. Meet the beautiful locals to learn about their valuable contribution to preserving the natural heritage of the village and enjoy the panoramic views from the cable car ride. 

  • Hike to the Jabal Sawda mountains and walk between the clouds
  • Enjoy the cable car ride while observing picturesque landscapes
  • Explore the Rijal Almaa Museum and old village
  • Visit the honey bazaar
  • Learn about the precious contribution of locals to the society
  • Explore the Ancient Village of Rijmal Almaa expand_more
    • Meet the tour guide and start your experience at 9 am in Abha with a traditional southern breakfast that is both satisfying and nourishing. 
    • Go to Jabal Sawda, a famous mountain favourite amongst locals and tourists, for its cool climate and the numerous juniper trees. Walk between the clouds of these firmly standing magnificent mountains and ride the cable cars.
    • Have a traditional southern lunch in Rijal Almaa. Afterwards, explore this important old village with its stunning heritage. Wander around its palaces built from natural stone, clay, and wood and consisting of multiple floors.
    • Meet the local inhabitants as you visit the museum to learn about how the efforts of locals managed to save the regional heritage of the village.
    • Last but not least, end the day by visiting the honey bazaar and heading back to Abha.
What's Included
  • Transportation
  • Snacks
  • Guidance
  • Meals are optional: a traditional breakfast and lunch (For breakfast: Liver and meat Muqalqal or Erika vegetarian option. For lunch or early dinner on the way back: Haneeth)
What's Excluded
  • Personal purchases
Know before you go
  • Aside from visiting the museum, exploring the architecture and nature, and riding cable cars, our tours are created for visitors to recognize the southern beauty of Saudi Arabia. They are private because engaging and creating a personal connection is important as it makes the experience very authentic. We speak English fluently, and we grew up learning the region's history and culture.
Meeting Point

Abha Saudi Arabia

Cancellation Policy

For cancellations upto 2 days before the tour -

Refund of 80% of the tour price.
Price Details
1 To 4 USD 129 Per Person

This is a private tour

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