In the heart of Saudi Arabia, amidst the majestic Tuwaiq mountains, a groundbreaking, sports, leisure and entertainment destination is emerging – Qiddiya City. Just a short 40-minute drive from Riyadh, this exhilarating haven is set to redefine the concept of leisure, seamlessly blending entertainment, sports, and culture into an epic experience.

The project, which was paused for some time, has recently been relaunched by the Saudi Crown Prince, Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud

Spread across a sprawling 360 square kilometers, Qiddiya City is not just a tourist spot; it is a growing community that will soon be home to over 600,000 residents.

Boasting 25 vibrant neighborhoods designed to cater to people from different backgrounds, from the young to the young at heart, Qiddiya City is set to become a bespoke city for every soul.

What To Expect At Qiddiya City

The true magic of Qiddiya City lies in the wide variety of experiences that will be a part of the sprawling space.

The city is expected to feature 12 theme parks, making it a go-to destination for people looking for an adventurous vacation. The theme parks will be home to 27 attractions and an astounding 275 rides, all set against the backdrop of awe-inspiring natural landscapes.

Six Flags, Qiddiya City

One of the most anticipated theme parks to open in Qiddiya is Six Flags. Hailing it’s the first branch in the region. Six Flags Qiddiya is expected to be one of the top destinations in the city, boasting exciting rides like Falcon’s Flight, which will be the longest, tallest, and fastest rollercoaster in the world.

Yet, the thrills don’t end there. Qiddiya City will also be home to a Water Theme Park, the largest of its kind in the region. At this park, visitors can dive into eight exciting zones, relax in one of the 81 private luxury cabanas, and ride the waves at the Kingdom’s inaugural surf school. It’s a water wonderland catering to surfers of all levels.

It is also expected to become the Kingdom’s sports hub, especially with the upcoming FIFA World Cup that the country is expected to host. Sports lovers can look forward to the world’s largest Olympic museum, 43 sports facilities featuring every sport you can imagine, and a gaming and e-sports district.

Qiddiya City is on the brink of becoming a global entertainment destination, and the excitement is brewing. While the expected opening dates for Qiddiya City are not yet available, it’s sure to change the landscape of the capital’s sports and entertainment industry.

Whether you’re an adventure seeker, a water lover, or captivated by the magic of entertainment, Qiddiya City is set to be the beating heart of Riyadh’s vibrant spirit. Ready yourself; the thrill of a lifetime awaits!