Like many coastal cities in the Middle East, Jeddah has a beautiful seaside area for holidaymakers known as The Corniche. The coastline stretches 30 kilometers along the Rea Sea and is lined with restaurants and recreational areas, meaning there is plenty of opportunity for entertainment and relaxation when you are in the city.
Stroll along the seaside promenadeStrolling along the seaside promenade is a great way to spend your time in the city. Whilst taking in the waterfront and the stunning sea views you can also check out the city’s attractions along the way. The Corniche also has its fair share of cafés and restaurants, so there are plenty of opportunities to take breaks at your leisure and enjoy locally produced coffee and snacks. On the promenade, you will also find amusements and recreation areas, ideal for picnics and for the children to play. To take advantage of the sights of the beautiful ocean, or for a spot of fishing, walk out on one of the many piers.
King Fahd's Fountain - a city iconThe whole family will enjoy the array of fountains placed along the promenade, including King Fahd's Fountain. It is in fact the tallest fountain of its type in the world, shooting water over 300 meters into the air. It can be seen from all over the Jeddah and is one of the city’s most iconic landmarks. It is equally as impressive to look at in the evening when it is beautifully illuminated.
The Radisson Blu Royal Suite Hotel, Jeddah is ideally situated close to the center and its attractions. The seaport and harbor area, as well as the recreational promenade play a vital role to life here. Take time to explore what is at the heart of life in this great city at The Corniche.