Tayma Heritage Tour Outline (Total time: Around 5-6 hours)
The Ancient Temple of Salm (Duration: 1 hour)
11:00 am | 12:00 pm
Start the tour overlooking what once was a large salt lake and see the well-preserved ruins of The Ancient Temple of Salm.
Shuttle to Bir Haddaj Welcome Centre (Duration: 10 minutes)
Bir Haddaj, Souq AlNajm, Qasr Ibn Rumman (Duration: 2.5 hours)
12:15 pm | 1:15 pm
See where camels help draw water from the ancient well of Bir Haddaj. Walk through the narrow pathway of Souq AlNajm, stopping at the 300-year-old gateway of the souq. Explore the summer and winter mosques, the Sheikh’s Majlis, and more in Qasr Ibn Rumman.
Self-Guided Exploration (Duration: 2 hours)
2:45 pm | 3:45 pm
Enjoy some self-guided exploration around the oasis, on foot or by bicycle. Have lunch at Mirzam, serving Saudi favourites with a contemporary twist. Or grab a coffee or fresh juice from one of the local coffee shops and stalls around Bir Haddaj. Tayma Heritage Tour Outline (Total time: Around 5-6 hours)
Special Weekend Activities (Thurs – Sat)
The Chronicles of Tayma: Immersion at Bir Haddaj (Duration: 45 minutes)
3:00 pm | 4:30 pm (13 Nov - 31 Dec)
This immersive show introduces you to the legendary kings and queens that once ruled Tayma in a spectacular dramatisation. The showtime you will attend depends on the timing of your tour.
Land of Kings and Legends: Immersion at the Palace (Duration: 25 minutes)
6:00 pm (13 Nov - 3 Dec)
Take an extraordinary sensory journey with Qasr Ibn Rumman as a canvas for storytelling in this open-air projection show.