Saudi Express Tour

from $3095
8 Days/ 7 Nights
Private Tour

Prepare to be captivated by the awe-inspiring exploration that awaits you in Riyadh, Jeddah, and AlUla. Lose yourself in the mesmerizing beauty of these destinations where a seamless blend of rich history and contemporary wonders come together to form an extraordinary and indelible memory. Immerse yourself in the enchanting ambiance as ancient tales intertwine with modern marvels, inviting you to embark on an unforgettable journey of discovery like no other.

  • Meet and Assistance at the airport by the Tour Coordinator
  • All Airport Transfers by an air-conditioned Vehicle
  • Accommodation in Riyadh for 2 nights including breakfast
  • Accommodation in Alula for 2 nights including breakfast and Dinner 
  • Accommodation in Jeddah for 3 nights including breakfast
  • Domestic flights ( Riyadh / AlUla / Jeddah ) 
  • Local English-speaking tour guide in Riyadh and Jeddah
  • Spot Local English-speaking guides in Al Aula at Hegra, Dadan, and Ekmah Mountain, joining group tours
  • Entrance Fees for all the sightseeing mentioned 
  • Spot Local guide in Madinah
  • English-speaking driving during the rest of the tours
  • Meals as mentioned include Tea, Coffee, and mineral water
  • Mineral Water on Vehicle 
  • All Taxes and services charge
  • International Flights 
  • Entry Visa 
  • Personal Spendings 
  • Camera tickets at sights where allowed
  • Tips 
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Day 1: Arrive Riyadh

Welcome to Riyadh, the vibrant capital of Saudi Arabia. Our Memphis Tours team will greet you and ensure a smooth transfer to your hotel. Your Riyadh adventure awaits!

Day 2: Riyadh Day Tour

After breakfast, begin your adventure in Diriyah, an ancient heritage site located on the outskirts of Riyadh. Explore this UNESCO-listed gem that is believed to be the birthplace of Saudi Arabia's first state. Once a bustling desert city, its mud-brick walls stand as a testament to its glorious past as a thriving hub of culture and trade. In 1745, this remarkable city was designated as the capital, laying the groundwork for what would eventually unite Saudi Arabia. Afterward, make your way to Masmak Fort in Riyadh's historic quarter. Constructed during Abdullah bin Rashid's reign in 1895 AD, this fortress showcases impressive architecture and offers insights into Riyadh's past. Next on your itinerary is Dirah Souq, renowned for its diverse range of colorful textiles such as silk and luxurious pashminas. Immerse yourself in this vibrant market before pausing for a delightful lunch break. In the afternoon, allow yourself to be guided through the National Museum - an absolute national treasure recognized as a World Heritage Site. With eight galleries dedicated to Arabian history spanning from cosmic creation tales to contemporary times; you will gain comprehensive knowledge about this captivating region. Conclude your day by visiting Murabba Palace built by King Abdul Aziz in 1937 AD. This beautiful family dwelling was constructed using locally sourced materials; it consists of numerous small buildings arranged around spacious courtyards. Overnight in Riyadh.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 3: Flight from Riyadh to AlUla

Transfer to the airport for your flight to AlUla, upon arrival, you will explore the awe-inspiring wonders of the World Heritage site of Madain Saleh. This ancient city was once known as "Al Hegra" and served as an important stop along a highly lucrative trade route during ancient times. Madain Saleh is spread across an expansive area of 2000 square meters and is filled with numerous remnants and tombs that have been carved into rocks. As you explore, be sure not to miss out on visiting significant sites such as the Nabatean Well, Qasr Al Bint, Diwan Tomb, Al Farid Palace, and even the well-preserved railway station. During your tour of Madain Saleh, take some time to enjoy a delicious lunch at one of the local restaurants. If time allows, consider making your way toward Harrat Uairedh. Located at one of the highest points in town; this place offers breathtaking panoramic views of its surrounding landscapes. Sit back and relax while enjoying a cup of authentic Arabic coffee or tea accompanied by some delicious dates as you witness a serene sunset from this remarkable vantage point. Afterward returning from Harrat Uairedh's scenic viewpoint excursion back to your hotel in AlUla.

Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 4: Al Ula Tours

After breakfast, embark on an adventure to discover the marvels of the World Heritage sites of Dadan and Jabal Ikmah. Jabal Ikmah often likened to an expansive open-air library, boasts the highest concentration and most diverse collection of inscriptions found in AlUla. Meanwhile, Dadan served as the capital for both the Dadan and Lihyan kingdoms. This city constructed from stone holds a rich history that spans from the 9th century BCE to the 8th century BCE. Admire over ten tombs meticulously carved into crimson-red cliffs, with one particularly renowned burial ground known as 'Lion Tombs'. These impressive lion sculptures signify resting places for esteemed members of society. After immersing yourself in mountainous wonders, journey to Old Town where you can delve into Al-Ula's captivating history while leisurely strolling through its lush oasis and local farms. Take this opportunity to meet a welcoming local family who will graciously share tea with you—an experience that promises cultural immersion at its finest! Once rejuvenated by this heartfelt encounter, continue your adventure toward the iconic 'Elephant Rock', an awe-inspiring natural formation that truly captures the imagination. Overnight in AlUla.

Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 5: Flight to Jeddah

Leisure time in AlUla then you will be transferred to the airport for your flight to Jeddah.

Meals: Breakfast

Day 6: Jeddah/Madinah/Jeddah

After breakfast, transfer to Jeddah train station for an unforgettable journey on the High-Speed seating train to Madinah. (trip takes around 02hrs – with max. speed of 300 KM/H). Your Tour guide will meet and accompany you on a captivating day tour to explore the International Fair and Museum of the Prophet's Biography and Islamic Civilization. Walk along Qiba Street, which serves as a connecting link between two important mosques - the Holy Mosque and Qiba Mosque. Enchanting sights await you at Souq Taiba, where vibrant stalls offer an array of intriguing products. Indulge in a delicious lunch experience at one of the luxurious five-star hotels that boast stunning views overlooking Prophet Mohamed Mosque. As your day draws to a close, board the train once again for your return journey back to Jeddah.

Please note that access to these sacred sites is restricted to Muslims only; however, non-Muslims can admire their beauty from the outside.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 7: Jeddah Tour

Your captivating journey this morning begins with the Tayebat Museum, a privately owned collection that ranges from pre-Islamic treasures to exquisite manuscripts and ancient weaponry. Immerse yourself in the world of stunning furniture, delicate pottery, and traditional Saudi attire that reflects vibrant culture and traditions. Then make your way to Jeddah Open Museum, an expansive collection nestled in a picturesque area along the new corniche. Prepare to be enchanted by a unique sight as you encounter the 'floating mosque,' seemingly drifting on the shimmering surface of water glistening in the sunlight. Take a moment to absorb breathtaking panoramic views over the Red Sea before proceeding with your exploration. Your next stop is King Fahd's Fountain or commonly known as Jeddah Fountain—a true marvel standing tall as one of its kind globally. It propels saltwater from its location in the Red Sea up into the sky at astonishing speeds exceeding 300 kilometers per hour while reaching heights up to 300 meters. As your adventure unfolds further, immerse yourself in Jeddah's historic charm found within Al-Balad (Old Town). Stroll through streets adorned with magnificent Ottoman houses constructed from coral intricately reinforced by wooden beams—a testament to architectural brilliance dating back centuries ago. Among these architectural wonders lies the Nasif House—an epitome of beauty crafted in 1850 by none other than the Nasif Family—one of Jeddah's most influential trading families throughout history. Overnight in Jeddah.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 8: Depart Jeddah

After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your departure flight.

Meals: Breakfast

Accommodation Plan (A) [Price Per Person]:
May - September
$ 3095 Per person in a Double room
$ 3895 Per person in a Single room
October - April
$ 3195 Per person in a Double room
$ 3995 Per person in a Single room
  • Charitable Giving

We make a donation to the Magdi Yacoub Heart Foundation for each booking reserved.


  • Prices: 

Per Person in Sterling Per Tour and can be paid in US$ or Euros by credit card via a secure payment system with no extra surcharge. The prices are valid until 30th April 2024 except during Christmas, New Year and Easter Holidays. Single is applied for those coming with others and prefer single occupancy and is not valid for Solo travellers.


  • Notes: 

Children's policy is applied to children who share rooms with their parents. If your tour package includes airfare then extra charges for your children may apply.


  • Payment:

Early Reservations are advised to avoid disappointment in securing your spaces. Booking is secured upon receipt of a 25% deposit. During the Christmas holidays, packages require a deposit of 50%. forming part of your final payment. Packages and vacations which include International flights will require the full flight cost and deposit (25% or 50%) due to the regulations of the Airlines that require full payment


  • Transportation:

Transport for all tours included: domestic flights, trains, and air-conditioned vehicles by road. Wi-Fi, Bottled water, and an ice box are all included whilst traveling by road. All are new vehicles with the latest design and technology.


  • Tour Guides:

Are available to assist you with transfers to and from Airports, and Hotels assisting at Airports with visas, tickets, and luggage. 


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