AlUla Heritage Sites Reopen To Public Oct. 31

AlUla heritage sites reopen to public Oct. 31

Sat, 17 Oct 2020 | By arabnews | 12 Hits

Fri 20201016 0229 ALULA The historical and cultural openair museum of AlUla in northwest Saudi Arabia will reopen its heritage sites to tourists on Oct 31 The Royal Commission for AlUla RCU has confirmed that the UNESCO World Heritage Site Hegra the ancient kingdom of Dadan and the whispering canyons of Jabal Ikmah will be the first sites to reopen to the public largely having been closed to visitors for more than two years RCU has announced that residents of AlUla will have the chance to access the sites exclusively on Oct 30 for >>READ MORE | Organic and Viral Social Traffic Hub

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