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Al Qarah Mountain

Al Hofuf, Saudi Arabia
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Beautiful heritage site!

Its too far from Riyadh( 3hrs driving one way) however it worth it. Its very close to Bahrain so I... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
claricearav
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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
via mobile
Cave of Kings and prophets

This site is an ancient natural cave that has been over-engineered into a tourist site in a country... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Oz t
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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
via mobile
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
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“palm trees” (4 reviews)
“entrance fee” (3 reviews)
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Al Hofuf, Saudi Arabia
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"palm trees"
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"natural beauty"
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"entrance fee"
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"ali baba"
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"per person"
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"beautiful formations"
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"nice place to visit"
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"day trip"
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"saudi arabia"
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"family and friends"
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"place yesterday"
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"walk around"
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"historical place"
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"al ahsa"
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"caves"
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"winter"
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"rocks"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Its too far from Riyadh( 3hrs driving one way) however it worth it. Its very close to Bahrain so I siggest you to visit it during your time in Bahrain. Amazing place and caves, consider 2-3 hrs of visit) better to visit during morning-afternoon. I...More

2  Thank claricearav
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This site is an ancient natural cave that has been over-engineered into a tourist site in a country that hasn’t yet got many tourist sites. If you live in Riyadh and are either interested in history or have small kids, then it is worth the...More

Thank Oz t
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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

It is the good choise for family trip. Here is amazing views and a lot of informations about history. And here is a very friendly guide.

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Reviewed 14 April 2018

Qarah mountain is 30-35 minutes drive from Hofuf City. Visited today, huge caves beautiful and well maintained..an asset for Saudi Tourism Industry.

Thank Jaiby G
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

These caves are totally amazing and interesting to visit. They have been redone recently so they are easy to access and lovely. The only recommendation I would strongly give to management is to please provide information about the caves. The geology, when/how they were used....More

Thank imademokat
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Reviewed 10 March 2018

I visited thias beautiful place yesterday... a huge caves group at Al Hofuf, well organised as turistic attraction, you can walk inside the mountain and admire the beautiful caves, the pinnacles and the light coming from above... I suggest this trip, from Riyadh about 300...More

1  Thank Marina G
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Reviewed 26 February 2018

Qarah mountain is 20-30kms far from Hofuf city. One of the must visit place in Al-Ahsa region. This place has been restored with Islamic histories related to many prophets. very scenic view and best place for photographic. Charging SR 30/- per person. Guide is available...More

1  Thank Mohamed Ricshan A
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

Also called Land of Civilization. Luckily we were pretty much the only visitors on Saturday at noon. They open from 8am-6pm (not like what Google says) Very professional and well built and taken care of. There are professional photographers inside to take nice photos for...More

1  Thank Mfb16
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Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Qara caves have been restored a museum with lots of information , amenities, photo opportunity. 30 riyals for adults and 15 riyals for kids

2  Thank Bakhar S
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Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

After 5 years in the EP, this was one of our favorite tourist visits. Very nicely done and well kept. Fantastic experience!

Thank Sarah N
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drnawaz
1 May 2018|
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Response from Marina G | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I've been there on friday afternoon and it was open, of course according to prayer's time, as regards evening I do not know, sorry, but you can check here: Whatsapp 0548914740, twitter land of civi.... Enjoy the trip... More
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Dorothy T
8 April 2018|
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Response from Marina G | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I've been there on friday afternoon and it was open, of course according to prayer's time, as regards sunday I do not know, sorry, but you can check here: Whatsapp 0548914740, twitter land of civi.... Enjoy then trip... More
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Dan Edward A
22 January 2018|
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Response from rolando_viloria |
Yes, it opens during Friday.
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