Yanbu, Saudi Arabia is a city notable for being the oldest continuously inhabited settlement in the world. It is situated along a bay on an oasis about 160 kilometers east of Riyadh. The city sits at nearly 780 meters above sea level. The tourist places in Saudi Arabia like the Yanbu city is a desert, a land of sand dunes and water on the horizon. Saudi Arabia has so many historic cities but Yanbu remains unsung for its natural environment. It is worth visiting as it receives many visitors from neighboring countries due to its proximity to international trade routes.
The ancient oasis city is home to many attractions. It's also known for its hotels, cafes, restaurants, and boutique shops – perfect for those on holiday or business travel. Take bus tours of historical sites in Yanbu as well as tours by foot or car. Visit landmarks such as the Yanbu archaeological site and Al-Ashmari Mosque and new and exciting places like Wadi Deif playground, nightclubs, and Harley Davidson cafe.
The area has a desert climate characterized by extreme heat and scant rainfall. The average temperature ranges from 46 degrees C in April to a high of over 113 degrees C in June. In the winter months, temperatures can fall below freezing at night.