Abha is the capital city of Asir province in Saudi Arabia. It is one of the most populated places in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. It is also known for being the highest large city located at 2,270 meters (7,450 feet) above sea level. Abha has a mild climate compared to the rest of the country and is rich in culture and heritage.
Abha is home to museums and palaces that offer a glimpse into its fascinating history. Shada Palace and Shamasan Fort located here draw many visitors who love history. People who love outdoors should make time to see Jabal Thera - The Green Mountain. This place offers breathtaking views of the whole city. It is also illuminated at night by lights making it look ethereal. Abha dam is a surprisingly blue gem against the green vegetation of this city and adds to the beauty of Abha. The city is also a cultural hub and hosts events like summer Abha Festival, sporting events, shows, exhibitions, and musical performances etc.
Al Muftaha is Abha’s art center and a treat for art lovers. The fascinating tribal customs and history in villages of Al Habala and Rijal Almaa, draws many visitors. There are plenty of picturesque spots to feast your eyes and senses on in Abha. From cable car rides to strolls in scenic spots, Abha has a lot to offer.
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Visitors who are planning to stay in Abha can choose for the following hotels in Abha.
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Abha Palace is a combination of comfort and luxury that travelers seek. With its gorgeous interiors, airy rooms and prime location, Abha Palace holds the top spot amongst the most popular hotels in Abha.
Their royal suite, executive suite and superior suites are the testimony to their unique combination of chic interiors that put comfort over everything else. The rooms have modern amenities for entertainment and leisure. There are provisions for meetings, corporate events etc.
Food lovers can feast their senses on culinary delights from traditional Arabian cuisines to western ones. This hotel also has a bowling alley and tennis court to keep its guests entertained. Guests can also relax at the pool or spa, alternatively, they can stay on top of their fitness regime at the gym in the hotel.