Yanbu, a rapidly developing industrial hub in Saudi Arabia, is a fantastic attraction to visitors and investors alike and has been growing in prominence in the Kingdom.
With its steady mild climate and year-round seaside activities, it’s an ideal destination for those wanting to thaw and have a unique beach outing and tranquil breezy evenings all on the same day.
During Winter: 16 °- 29 ° C
Fun in the Sun, and then some…
- Boat Trip at Yanbu Al Bahr Beach
Enjoy one of the main attractions of Yanbu with a boat trip at Al Bahr. Take pictures in natural light and relish the cool breeze, sparkling sunshine, and crystal blue waters.
- Get Lost in Yanbu’s Al Balad by Foot
A little escape from the main city, Al Balad has a lot to offer in terms of rich heritage and diverse architecture.
- Royal Commission Beach
Grab your beach bag and enjoy a breezy sunset picnic by the sea. While you’re at it, revel in the splendid green view and connect with the locals.
- Yanbu Lake Park
Yanbu Lake Park gives you the chance to immerse yourself in nature. This park gets busy in the winter evenings, when families gather around the lake to have tea and watch the sunset and skies. The weather turns colder at night but just enough for you to enjoy the warmth of heaters set up along the different local cafes and kiosks.
Cultural Pit Stops
- Home of T.E Lawrence
Restored as a museum, this coral-stone building of great historical importance is where Lawrence of Arabia once lived.
- Mount Radwa (Yanbu Al Nakhil)
This monumental mountain, situated on the breathtaking Al Nakhil range, exudes natural beauty inspired many people throughout history.
Did you Know?
The truly welcoming historic and modern culture of Yanbu was established before the Roman period. The coastal city was a station used by traders in their journeys to and from the Arabian Peninsula.
DISHING IT OUT
Focuses on bringing together the Yanbu community with a wide range of food options.
Location: King Fahad Yanbu, Al Sinaiyah
• Coriver café
A sweet delight with great coffee and cold drinks.
Location: Al Taakhi, Yanbu Al Badr
• Chef Neda Ali
In mood for a home cooked meal? Neda Ali delivers the exquisite taste of Yanbu. Reach out to her on Instagram to know what’s on today’s menu.
YNB Design business: Handmade products that are artistically pleasing portraits of Yanbu’s main attraction, the beach and its coastal spirit. This place is dedicated to depicting the Yanbu locals’ creative side.