Adventures on a shoestring

Adventure Awaits

Camping is a great way to explore the outdoors and a budget-friendly way to explore the top destination in the country. Spending time with your family doesn’t necessarily need to cost a fortune. The key is to take all necessities that you may already own, be it your picnic blankets, tent, food, snacks, and other conditions. The country is full of camping grounds, parks, meadows,

and vast mountainscapes that make the perfect destinations to relax and campout. Remember, the closer you stay to your home, the less expensive your trip will be. Here are a few spots that are not too far from their respective cities and make for the perfect place to enjoy time in the wilderness with your family or friends.

Wadi Al Disah (Tabuk)
Wadi Al Disah is a mountainous terrain in the Tabuk region, filled with great spots to unwind – take a picnic blanket with you along with your favorite snacks, some firewood, and tea to enjoy this beautiful natural wonder.

Al Asfar Lake (Al Ahsa)

The lake gets its name from the color yellow; further, along with from the city, this spot is calm and quiet and is a great spot to pitch a tent and barbeque but make sure to have proper communication and GPSs systems as the site is away from the central city.

Edge of the World (Riyadh)

This spot is perfect for a road trip and camping, surrounded by various activities. Make sure to take you 4×4 as the region is not accessible via a smaller car. Make sure to pack plenty of water and food to have a relaxing experience amongst the beautiful vistas the country has to offer.

Moon Valley (Jeddah)


A little further away from the city’s bustle is the beautiful Moon Valley, filled with open-air spaces and complete platforms and is a fantastic place to get your kids excited about astronomy. Take your gear from home and enjoy amongst the stars.


There is a lot to do around these campsites, from hiking trails to bonfires and barbeque. Make sure to keep board games and other favorite amusements or toys to enjoy and play with your family. If you are passionate about photography, make sure to carry your camera to take pictures of the scenery. It is breathtaking.