Riyadh is one of the best areas in the Middle East, with its amenities and tourist attractions in many places. In recent years, it has become one of the most wonderful capitals in the area. It has a lot of factors that make it one of the most interesting cities you should visit because of its distinctive natural landscapes, such as deserts and the amazing parks in Riyadh.
If you are a lover of natural life and fresh breeze and want to go on an amazing picnic with your family or your friends to make unforgettable memories together on sunny days, there are the top parks in Riyadh you could visit.
Al Watan Park Al Futah
Awesome Park is located in an incredible city in Saudi Arabia, in addition to being a suitable place for an amazing family picnic on an incredible day. Also, the park has many wonderful features, such as waterfalls and canals, and the Riyadh Tower stands in the middle of the park, this is why it’s one of the top tourist attractions in the kingdom.
You can spend your day with your family for free! With amazing wide, colorful trees and flowers, and a comfortable place, Olaya park is allowed for visitors 24/7.
In addition to many activities, you can enjoy with your kids such as riding bikes in rounds around the park and a special green space for playing football or other activities.
The park has a large mosque to be sure to not be late for praying and security to save your family to spend a great day full of enjoyable and relaxing moments.
Nofa wildlife park
Within walking distance of Riyadh, you will move to Africa through Nofa wildlife park, which provides you with an amazing type of picnic where you can see more than 700 kinds of wild animals walking into the park on a safari tour.
So don’t wonder if you find a giraffe walking beside you or a pick of zebras, cheetahs, gazelles, impalas, and pygmy hippos.
Be ready to capture photos and videos of wild animals, the park is open on Saturday only so you should book before to have unforgettable memories.
The main place for relaxation, to have a quiet time enjoying watching landscapes and breeze fresh breezing your perfect choice is Salam park which contains wide green spaces, a farm of plants, in addition, a gorgeous lake and if you want to run in an amazing environment there are magical tracks around the park for running.
Also, the park contains many amenities such as stalls of refreshments like snacks, ice cream, and popcorn, playgrounds for children, tracks for horses, games, and video games. The park is a wonderful tourist attraction.
Have a great day in the tallest park in the kingdom which provides many exciting options for adventures for all ages such as horses tracks, riding bikes, and running among grasses but if you want to just relax and keep watching the colorful flowers and trees the park will be the best choice for you.
Al Rawda Park
A special park for women and children it’s one of the largest amusement parks in Riyadh because of many features such as its wide space of around 70 thousand km, and a lot of entertainment games that suit all ages like football playground and basketball playground.
The park contains various games in terms of shape and size, in addition to the green wide space for relaxing moments and enjoyable times with your kids.
Because women are interested in shopping you will find many different shops, fast food restaurants, light restaurants, stores of oriental sweets, cafes, and all the family needs.
Also, the park has a theatre equipped with all the modern equipment to host seminars.
Camel’s eye Park
Jabal Al Mahruq Park is famous for its rock formation that resembles a camel’s eye. It’s one of the best places to spend the weekend on the highest point of Riyadh, that’s why King Abdelaziz used it to sweep the town.
The park doesn’t have a wide space, although it contains green space for relaxing.
World Sights Park
You can have a tour around the world from Saudi Arabia in the World sights park which includes a lot of models of world monuments. It provides a different experience like while you are watching the Eiffel Tower in Paris, you will find another one of the 7 wonders of the world, like the pyramids in Egypt, or the Taj Mahal in India. You can also visit Burj Khalifa and Al Masjid Al Haram. This park makes you visit the whole world on one tour on a low budget, so don’t miss this opportunity to capture photos of every historical place in the world.
King Abdullah Park
The largest park in Saudi Arabia because of its wide space, the park has a massive place with a lot of entertainment which motivates you to explore. The most beautiful and interesting places in the park are the lake and the fountain located in the center of the park.
In addition to a play area for kids and an amazing cafe that has many types of food and drinks, it’s not allowed to have an open barbecue; instead, you can carry pre-prepared food with you and have a special day.
Lake Park Namar Dam
Its name goes back to Namar Valley Dam, it’s characterized by the wonderful waterfall and lake which is eye-catching. A park is a perfect place for picnics and spending a day out with family or friends; it provides people with a chance to walk, run, and ride bikes.
Lake Park Riyadh has a magical and amazing vibe.