Taif Roses Season

Overview

Facts
Taif is a historical city (one of the oldest cities in the Kingdom) located in the Makkah region about 700km southwest of Riyadh and has a governorate’s population of about 987,914.The rose season is from the end of March until the end of April depending on the rain.

Tour Details
You will fly to Taif for a two day, one night trip and visit many archeological sites and historical places including Bin Abbas Mosque, Al Katib and Kaaki house, Shubra National Museum, Al Hada Mountain (tour & cable ride), Al Koaa Mosque, Watanee Museum, Al Shifa Mountain and the highlight of your trip a visit to AlGadee rose factory the oldest rose factory in Taif where they distill roses to produce rose water and oil by traditional methods. You will stay in a local hotel on half board.

Itinerary

Day 1
Day trip

Early morning tour starting @ 6 am :
• Visiting the roses farm at Al Hada Mountain at roses farm, picking some roses.
• Enjoy the fresh bread breakfast with honey at the field.
• 9:30am City center tour Mosque and Al Balad local Souk.
• 11:00 am Visit Al Gadee Factory where they distill roses to produce rose water and oil (the oldest roses factory in Taif)

Afternoon tour stopping at :
• Al Katib and Kaaki house, Bin AbbasAl Koaa Mosque and Ekrama Dam.
• Walking at Al Shafa Mountains in the afternoon.
At sunset time ends your day tour.

Fees: 460 SAR, includes transfer, snacks and tour guide English speaking.

Day 2
Overnight

Friday
Morning departure from Riyadh to Taif
On Arrival to Taif airport, meet your guide, start your at:
• Visit Al Gadee, the oldest roses factory in Taif.
• Hotel check in
• 3:30 pm afternoon tour stop by:
• Shobra Palace, Al Katib and Kaaki house.
• Al Hada Mountain, where you can tray the cable car, walking at the juniper tree forest at sunset time, end your tour at Al Rudaf Park
8:00 pm Dinner for the group at Saudi house with the local meal of Saleeg Altaif
9:30 pm transfer to hotel

Saturday
6:00 am Al Shafa Mountains tour
Enjoy your morning picking the roses at the farm and the fresh bread breakfast with honey at the open environment and fresh air.
10:00 am Stop at Bin Abbas Mosque,
Al Balad city center souk.

12:00 pm Hotel check out,
Stop for lunch then transfer to airport
16:30 pm Depart from Taif airport.
17:55 pm arrival time to Riyadh.

Fees: 1150 SAR,
Included : Transfer, share room in 4* hotel, meals, tour guide English speaking.

You can send your enquiry via the form below.

Taif Roses Season
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