Dammam ( DMM )
City Guide, Dammam
Dammam is one of the three most important cities that lie in the Arabian Gulf. The Saudi Arabian city is known for some of the most important petroleum refining centers in the world.
It is the largest city in the Eastern Province and a very important seaport of Saudi Arabia. Dammam in Saudi Arabia stretches into the other two important cities of Al-Khobar and Dhahran.
Dammam at Saudi Arabia offers various sightseeing opportunities to its visitors. One can check out the Coastal Sports Center or the King Fahd Park. The Sports Center shows the passion amongst the Arab youths for sports while the Park displays the type of vegetation that the city has.
Another place at Dammam, which is a perfect retreat for visitors, is the Half Moon beach. Shaped as a half moon, the placid beauty of sea water and the sandy coast of the beach is an ideal venue to rejuvenate away from the busy and noisy cities. But the most important of all tourist destinations at Dammam of Saudi Arabia is the Alkhleej Makarim Village on the Half Moon Beach. This is one of the very famous luxurious resorts in the whole Middle East region.
Culture and entertainment
The National Museum gives focus to the history of Islam. The museum has over ten different galleries, several courtyards and there is a section of the house that holds several items owned by the founding King of Saudi Arabia.
Food and drink
You will be amazed by the great number of restaurants and cafés in the city of Dammam. Most of these restaurants offer Persian and Arabian cuisine, as well as international dishes like Chinese, Italian, Indian and Turkish. Some of the popular restaurants are Al Khayam Restaurant, Al Bokhari Restaurant, Baba Habbas, Corniche Restaurant, Fayrouz and Kababish Restaurant.
Dammam is also a shopper’s paradise. There are many shopping malls, boutiques, commercial complexes and crafts stores that provide shoppers with a wide range of branded items. Popular shopping centers for locals and tourists alike are Green Shopping Centre, Al Bilad Mall, Al Danah Mall, Al Othaim Mall, Al Shatea Mall and Al Waha Mall.
|Toll free: 800 814 0018 |
24 hours all year round
|Address:||King Abudl Aziz Street, Al-Khobar Silver Tower Building,
P.O.Box 3059, Al Khobar 31952
|Phone:||Dir: 00966 (3) 898 4696
Mob: 00966 559 540 076
|Contact hours :||9:00 AM- 6:00 PM|
|Fax:||+00966 (3) 8991539|
|Address:||Adham Commercial Center Madina Road (Towards downtown)
P.O. BOX: 8913, Jeddah: 21492
|Phone:||(+966) 12 6512365 / 6516614 / 6512996|
|Fax:||(+966) 12 6516670|
|Address:||AlZouman Center Old Airport Road (Beside White Palace Hotel)
P.O. BOX: 7543, Riyadh: 11472
|Phone:||(+966) 11 4782140 / 4789763|
|Contact hours :||9:00 AM - 6:00 PM|
|Fax:||(+966) 11 4793155|
|Address:||Saudi Arabia, Jeddah, Madina Road|
|Phone:||Tel: 00966 6524112
Cell: 800 814 0018
08:30 – 05:30
|Fax:||00966 2 6516670|
|Address:||Riyadh King Abdul Aziz road, Saudi Arabia|
|Phone:||Tel: +966 114789763
Cell: +966 505217168
King Fahd International Airport