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Ayun AlSeih (Means Eyes of Al-Seeh)

King Abdullah Road, Al Kharj, Saudi Arabia
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Meteorite Crater - not worth the half day trip from RIYADH

An hour's driver from Riyadh to Kharj (Around 80+ km).. We can find a huge meteorite crater. The... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2018
ShajuDevassy
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Dammam, Saudi Arabia
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I have visited the this place . It’s nature made. It’s beautiful place. It’s safe especially for... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2018
vip_0011
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6 Jan 2018
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27 May 2018
“Meteorite Crater - not worth the half day trip from RIYADH”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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King Abdullah Road, Al Kharj, Saudi Arabia
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

An hour's driver from Riyadh to Kharj (Around 80+ km).. We can find a huge meteorite crater. The place does not have have anything that makes the trip interesting. A decent fence has been erected recently, I have seen that 15 years back.. That is...More

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Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

I have visited the this place . It’s nature made. It’s beautiful place. It’s safe especially for the kids.

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Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Good place to visit. But organized in way that u cannot see the hole itself. Fence is installed and cannot get close. Nevertheless feels mysterious.

Thank Ильдар Ю
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Reviewed 27 June 2017

The meteorite crater can be found in Al-Kharj nearly 75-85 km from the Riyadh city borders. The place is lacklustre. A boundary has been erected which wasn't there a long while back. A few older style arabesque buildings are being built around the boundary to...More

1  Thank lyonm800
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Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

The well is a big well.. created by a meteorite ong times ago.. The place has a fence around it and the access is prohibited by the government. . You can only see from outside the fence.. There are some entrances through the fence .....More

1  Thank mujamai
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Reviewed 23 July 2015 via mobile

Nice place to visit near riyadh i have been there 2 times, on this visit i found so many changes done by government now its good point for bbq as well..

1  Thank Rana Muhammad A
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Reviewed 19 April 2015

This place has 2 big holes, around 500m apart and it is said that those were created by meteor shower 1000s of years back. These holes use to have water just a decade or so ago and thus these were used for irrigation. Now these...More

5  Thank urShadow
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