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Madain Saleh Tombs

Al Ula, Medina, Saudi Arabia
+966 14 884 6464
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Having interest in historical sites and passion to explore and hearing much about madain saleh we... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2018
Ayesha M
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Madison sales tour guide.

It have beautiful nice tour with 8 years experience and more than 1000 tours. My what's app and... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2018
Fayiz A
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Al Ula, Medina, Saudi Arabia
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Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Having interest in historical sites and passion to explore and hearing much about madain saleh we decided to go, after travelling a long long distance from taif to there we were returned back from the gate. Apparently its closed and under construction for more than...More

5  Thank Ayesha M
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Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

It have beautiful nice tour with 8 years experience and more than 1000 tours. My what's app and mobile 00966 557647773

2  Thank Fayiz A
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Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

We went today madain saleh after 1500 Kilometres Journey And the police say go from here and thay treat us with a rubbish behavior. What a rudest police of saudi Arabia.

1  Thank munirahmed629
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Reviewed 18 May 2018

In year of 2008 UNESCO proclaimed Madain Saleh as a site of patrimony.It was chosen for its well preserved remains from late antiquity especially the 131 rock cut monumental tombs.Madain Saleh also called "Al Hijr"

1  Thank 223siraj
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Reviewed 25 March 2018

This place is show you the culture of past centuries society, You never stop your self to encourage the Art which was made on stone. To understand about old living standard you must study about it

1  Thank Ahsan S
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Saudi Arabia is one of the few places most travels never venture to see, and therefore few have ever seen this amazing treasure. Jordan had Petra and Saudi had Madain Saleh. One key differences is crowds. Madain Saleh has none. To walk around the tombs...More

2  Thank Don R
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

Madain Saleh is truly spectacular. Saudi Arabia's first UNESCO World Heritage Site. More than 125 well preserved tombs. Created by the same Nabateans we know from Petra in Jordan. The difference with Petra is that this place was completely deserted. This may change now that...More

1  Thank Walter_Oostelbos
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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Landscape - amazing. The sand rocks that were formed a long long time ago, the desert sand, the black earth covering some of the mountains .....and all the history behind this vast area is fantastic and amazing. Some say the tombs were originally homes which...More

1  Thank Enjoystravelling
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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Amazing architecture, visit between Nov and Dec for good weather conditions, good exp for young ones

2  Thank hashmig79
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Reviewed 19 December 2017

These tombs which date back to the Nabatean period are varied in size and grandeur. At first, I assumed that other ewer only a few tombs but was surprised to see the variety of sizes and levels of sophistication of the decorative carvings which adorn...More

1  Thank adamgB2040YJ
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Aleem S
18 June 2018|
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Response from Walter_Oostelbos | Reviewed this property |
Last I heard was that it was closed indefinitely last January for restauration and improvement purposes. When it reopens, try to book a tent in one of the nearby desert camps.
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