Dhahran Vacation Packages
Dhahran is located some 230 miles (370 kilometers) from Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia.
Dhahran is ringed by interesting villages, towns and cities just waiting to be enjoyed. If you are keen to experience more of the region, head 13 miles (21 kilometers) to Al Khobar. Here you can visit the Scitech Museum and King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals.
Dammam, is another good spot to visit. It is 20 miles (32 kilometers) from Dhahran and offers a wide range of things to see and do, including Al Danah Mall, Dammam Public Library and National Museum and Dhahran International Exhibition Centre. Al Rashed Mall, King Fahd Park and Al Shatea Mall are other visitor attractions to see for those who find themselves with time to spare.
Take a trip to Eastern Province's historically significant fortresses, it's a good way to familiarize yourself with the area's colorful past. If it starts raining cats and dogs, fear not, Eastern Province offers plenty of indoor history museums, that will keep you entertained.
This spot has some great places for scuba diving, so make sure you fit that into your itinerary. Boating is another popular activity here.
The closest major airport, King Fahd International Airport, is located in Dammam, 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the northwest of Dhahran, a handy point to remember when planning your vacation.