Discover the highlights of history-filled Jeddah by vehicle during this chauffeured tour. See a mix of traditional and modern attractions as you learn about the seaside hub’s storied heritage. Highlights include 19th-century Beit Nassif in the Old City, a drive along the Jeddah Corniche, and a visit to the photogenic “Floating Mosque.”
A tour of Jeddah by private vehicle Cover more sights in less time with your own chauffeured car Listen to in-depth background on the culture and history of the seaside city Tick off top attractions in a single day of sightseeing
Departure & Return points:
Hotel pick up and drop off
Driver/guide Transport by private vehicle
Food and drinks
Your TourDragon guide will be waiting you. They will be holding a sign of TourDragon, You do not need to look for them – they will be waiting for you and will find you.
From the moment your tour starts, your guide will give you full attention. Once in the car, your guide will talk to you about all the things on the way as well as other aspects of your tour that will interest you.
Start the day off with a visit to Jeddah’s historical downtown area (Al-Balad) which is the historical area well known as the “Old Town”, where many of the oldest families used to live and work. It boasts of old buildings a traditional souk and many restaurants, where visitors get to walk amid the old streets and experience the traditional landscape of the old town.
While visiting Al-Balad, visitors will be taken to see Beit Nassif, one of the prominent renovated structures in the old city, which dates back to the mid 1800’s. The five-story building provides a rare opportunity for the visitors to experience the blend of traditional architecture with modernity.
After that, visitors will enjoy a ride along the Jeddah Corniche, the shore of the Red Sea, where the corniche features a coastal road, recreation areas, pavilions and large-scale civic sculptures for all to enjoy and take pictures.
End the tour by visiting The Floating Mosque, this single domed architectural marvel that sits literally on the sea, symbolizes Jeddah’s bold storm into the modern age. Sitting on an enviable location, the mosque’s courtyard offers unencumbered views of the Red Sea, making it a popular tourist site.
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Confirmation will be received at time of booking Wheelchair accessible Infant seats available Children must be accompanied by an adult Each traveler is allowed a maximum of 1 suitcase and 1 carry-on bag. Oversized or excessive luggage (e.g. surfboards, golf clubs or bikes) may have certain restrictions, please inquire with the operator prior to travel to confirm if your excess luggage is acceptable This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate