Overview Of Badr
Badr is a town in Al Madinah Province, Al-Hijaz, Saudi Arabia. It is located about 130 km (81 mi) from the Islamic holy city of Medina. It was the location of the famous Battle of Badr, between the Quraishi-led Polytheists, and the Muslims under the leadership of Muhammad, in 624 CE.
The area of the governorate is 8226 km 2, representing 5.5% of the area. It is ranked fourth in the region after Yanbu, Mahad and Khaybar. The governorate has a total area of 3302 km 2.
Its population is Sobh of Bani Salim from the Harb tribe. The population of the governorate is 67632 people. It is ranked second in the region. The population of the governorate alone is more than 35,000.
Local Food and Restaurants in Badr
Badr has the best restaurants like Star Pizza, Turkish grill, Zad Restaurant, and much more, which are popular in Badr.
Restaurants in Badr
How to Reach Badr
Airport is just 19km from the city center
Badr by Air
The nearest airport to Badr is Prince Mohammed bin Abdulaziz International Airport.
Badr by Bus
If you want to go to Badr by bus, there are bus services available from majorities of the city. The bus services are operated by Saudi Public Transport Company (SAPTCO).
Badr by Train
There is Al Haramain Express train is a high-speed electric train linking Makkah and Madinah through three stations, Jeddah, King Abdulaziz International Airport and King Abdullah Economic City, 450 km long.
Best time to visit Badr
It is considered a regional climate, very hot in summer with hot and dry seasonal winds and mild to cold in winter and few rains but increase
during the months of November, December and January.
Where To Stay
About Hotels in Badr
Badr provides a huge range of Hotels to stay for all kinds of travelers. You will find here from cheap, budget lodges to the most luxurious hotels. The best luxurious hotels around the world like Le Meridien, Sofitel and Radisson can be found here. There are various budget hotels which are located to conveniently reach the attractions in and around Badr. These are ideal for the budget travellers.