Visit Riyadh

October to March is the best time for sightseeing and exploring Riyadh. Riyadh has an extremely hot, dry summers with sand blowing around the city. July and August are the hottest months. Winters experience cold temperature showcasing extreme weather of the region.
Riyadh Transportation. There are airplanes, buses and trains that will take you Riyadh, as well as a modern superhighway serving the city. Local buses, limousines and cabs are common ways of getting around Riyadh. It is also common to rent a car or even purchase one, though that brings with it certain difficulties.
In Riyadh, the summers are long, sweltering, and arid; the winters are cool and dry; and it is mostly clear year round. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 49°F to 110°F and is rarely below 41°F or above 114°F
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia’s capital and main financial hub, is on a desert plateau in the country’s center. Business district landmarks include the 302m-high Kingdom Centre, with a sky bridge connecting 2 towers, and 267m-high Al Faisaliah Centre, with a glass-globe summit. In the historical Deira district, Masmak Fort marks the site of the 1902 raid that gave the Al Sauds control of Riyadh. Area: 1,913 km² Postal Code: (5 digits) Population: 5.188 million (2010) United Nations Area code(s): +966-11

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