Dammam is the regional capital of the eastern region of Saudi Arabia. This is home to a vast sea, beautiful beaches and excellent fishing spots. It is a favorite destination for tourists from different parts of the Kingdom. Dammam is considered as one of the most ancient inhabited places due to the discovery of many ancient artifacts in Rakah neighborhood, pointing out that Dammam was a famous place for dwelling long time in the past.
Dammam and the surrounding areas
You will be fascinated by Dammam’s sea weather and pearl bright beaches where you can enjoy sightseeing while taking a walk on the Corniche and practicing many other beach sports. If you choose you can go to King Fahd Park, and spend luxury time in cafes, swimming pools, fountains and green spaces which are full of life.
Tarout Castle and the Old Town
It is an archeological landmark located in the center of Tarout Island dating back to 5000 years. It features a traditional architectural style and it was built on the ruins of former settlements and civilizations.
Tourism Authority has rendered appealing nature and beautiful views to it. It includes green spaces and sandy areas, children's playgrounds, kiosks and service facilities. Famously, national celebrations and Eid ceremonies are held on it every year.