Jeddah is the second-largest city among Arabic cities in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia after the capital, Riyadh, and is located on the western coast of the Red Sea.
It is the main gateway to enter the greatest city in the world, which is Mecca AlMukarramah, by receiving pilgrims by sea and by air from the Jeddah seaport and Jeddah International Airport.
The distance between Jeddah and Makkah is only half an hour away by car.
Jeddah city climate
The climate is affected by its geographical location so that the temperatures during the summer season are high, the humidity is high, and it decreases during the winter.
Tourism in Jeddah
In the city of Jeddah, there are many landmarks that made it the first tourist area in the Kingdom, the most important of which are:
Prince Muhammad Bin Abdulaziz Street is considered one of the most important and finest of the vital main streets of the city, as it is interspersed with many shopping centers, which include the most famous international brands, and there are also restaurants, malls, and old offices.
It is the tallest fountain in the world, according to the Guinness Book of Records. The height of the water in it reaches about three hundred meters, which gives the city a distinctive beauty, especially when this fountain is lit at sunset.
It extends from Salman Bay in the north to the southern corniche of the city, and it is one of the most important entertainment areas in which huge hotels have been set up, and on the corniche, you can notice the splendor and beauty of the sand.
Al-Rahma Mosque, Jeddah Floating Mosque:
It is the only mosque located in the middle of the sea in the world, and it is distinguished by its design and sophistication, and it is equipped with the most beautiful and latest technology. Sound and lighting.
Jeddah Science Oasis:
Jeddah Oasis for Entertainment Sciences is a true beacon of knowledge and science. This oasis was established in 2009, with high-level technologies and very sophisticated designs. Its main goal is to simplify teaching scientific materials to children and others in simple and very entertaining ways.