Head out on a laid-back kayaking adventure in King Abdullah Economic City (KAEC) from Jeddah and take this time to appreciate the world's largest privately-funded new city. This tour is ideal for families, as it provides ample time for guests to explore this mega city and bask in its relaxed and tranquil atmosphere. One of the most popular attractions in KAEC is Yam Beach, a beautiful stretch of white sand with crystal-clear water. The beach is perfect for various activities, such as swimming, sunbathing, and kayaking. Gear up for a truly unique experience as you enjoy kayaking through the mangrove forests that border the beach. After that, make your way to Veranda, a stylish restaurant that offers stunning views of the Red Sea and a menu that features an eclectic mix of international dishes, all made with fresh, local ingredients. Round off the whole experience with a stroll around KAEC before returning to the gathering point.
- Day 1- 08:00: Pick-up from the meeting point Gather at the meeting point from where you will head out on a fun road trip to KAEC, which is nearly 140 kilometres away from Jeddah.- 09:00: Arrive in KAEC Arrive in KAEC, one of the largest and most ambitious urban development projects in the world. It is designed to be a global business and financial hub, as well as a popular tourist destination.- 10:00: Visit Yam Beach Enjoy kayaking in the calm and clear waters of Yam Beach, a great way to explore the stunning coastline and mangrove forests. You'll see all sorts of marine life, including birds, fish, and crabs.- 13:30: Lunch at Veranda Have lunch at Veranda restaurant and savour delicious food. Go through their menu, which includes an eclectic mix of international dishes made with fresh, local products while enjoying amazing views.- 15:00: Stroll around KAEC Take a leisurely stroll around KAEC, a very walkable city with wide sidewalks and pedestrian-friendly paths. There are also several parks and gardens where you can relax and enjoy the scenery.- 16:00: Drive back to Jeddah It's time to say goodbye to KAEC and prepare for the drive back to Jeddah.- 17:00: Drop-off at the meeting point The tour of KAEC has now come to an end; you will be dropped back at the meeting point.
- Tour coordinator
- Pick-up from & drop-off at the meeting point
- Yam Beach entrance fee
- Kayaking experience
- Taxes & surcharges
- Hotel pick-up & drop-off
- Tour guide
- Snacks or meals not mentioned in the itinerary
- Personal expenses
Meeting point KAEC
- Guests must wear comfortable footwear and dress modestly.
Bookings are refundable up to 48 hours prior to the trip, after which they are strictly non-refundable. Tours are subject to favourable weather conditions. In case tours are halted or cancelled as a result of bad weather, a refund will be processed within 14 days to the bank account linked to the card used for the transaction.