A gorgeous city clad in greenery

From experiencing breathtaking views on a cable car ride to the Green Mountain to unravelling mysteries of the past in one of the many museums, this beautiful destination in the Aseer region is sure to enchant you. With landmarks such as the Shamasan Fort that takes you on a trip to the Ottoman era, the abandoned Hanging Village perched on a steep cliff face and the souqs that specialise in local products, Abha will leave you spoiled for choice. 

Please note: Some attractions may be currently closed due to mobility restrictions. 

Best time to visit

March-July is the best time to visit Abha, but this region has pleasant climate all year round 

Flight duration

From Riyadh to Abha: Around 1 hour and 40 minutes

From Jeddah to Abha: Around 1 hour and 15 minutes

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