Overview of Jeddah
"Jeddah a perfect insight city on the Go"
Jeddah is a city of recognized for its diverse cultures, breath-taking beaches such as the Red Sea, folklore, and trying out traditional dishes. Spending your weekdays on the Jeddah’s coast and enjoy the sunset is just having an awesome feeling. Jeddah will make you experience the historical sites; culture filled festival and events. You can shop to a great scale in Jeddah, and you can visit the Corniche, devour seafood delicacies, and visit majestic places such as floating mosque locates nearby Jeddah.
Places to Visit
Food of Jeddah
Jeddah’s foods are very interesting and you will find very popular food in Jeddah. The prices are also incredible and amazing also the food served is very delicious. The taste differs as per the dining area and you will get the best value dining deals which offer from buffets to breakfast and dinner. Jeddah is famous for its mouth-watering snacks and street food. Jeddah is a home for hundreds of restaurants and you’ll for sure experience an entirely new culture along with yummy food. Grab the food from our listed top restaurants of Jeddah.
Restaurants in Jeddah
Sakura Japanese Restaurant
The Sakura Japanese restaurant was found in the year 1988 and soon it has grown very widely across the cities. After trying the Sakura food you won’t be disappointed with the quality and quantity. You will find every unique flavour added to it. Try out this food and you probably will enjoy and will make you feel happy.
Our staff follow these 5 steps to make sure the food we serve you is always safe to eat.The ALBAIK story began in 1974 in the city of Jeddah in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia when the late Shakour AbuGhazalah saw there was a need for high quality affordable food, served fast and courteously, in a clean and inviting environment. Putting all his hard earned savings in this venture, Shakour signed an exclusive agency agreement with a company abroad for usage of proprietary deep-fried chicken spice blends and equipment, being the first in the market to introduce the “broast” chicken concept in all of Saudi Arabia.
The Cheesecake Factory
As soon as you enter the cheesecake factory you will be greeted by the friendly staff. Moreover, you will find more than 200 selections dishes so you will be confused which to have it. It comes with high quantity and the food is very delicious, you will surely enjoy them.
Timing: Sat-Fri: 1 PM - 2 AM
Estimated Price: 100-200 SR
If you are looking for a Lebanese food then Byblos is the best place for the food lovers. This is a restaurant which will make your heart filled with joy and happiness after eating this. Byblos delivers food preparation with the best selection, presentation and services. It is the best market leaders which contain the best source of ingredients and expert chefs from Lebanon and Syria.
Timing: Sat-Fri: 1 PM- 12 AM
Estimated Price: 200 SR
Ginza Chome is a Japanese Restaurant which comes with excellent and delicious food. It also has the live and open sushi bar which includes open plan kitchen and traditional décor which makes your Ginza visit worthy enough.
Timing: Sat-Fri: 12 PM- 12 AM
Estimated Price: 100-200 SR
Khayal is a Turkish restaurant which has the small entrance lobby, marron velvet sofa and amazing tiles. The menu consists of more than 115 items and all comes with the unique presentation. Khayal is a great place for having the Turkish meals as there are excellent varieties of food with great taste and offers freshly baked bread. Also, the price is reasonable and comes with great value for money.
Timing: Sat-Fri: 12 PM- 12 AM
Estimated Price: 50-100 SR
How to Reach Jeddah
Airport is just 19km from the city center
Jeddah by Air
The King Abdulaziz International Airport is 19 km on the north of Jeddah and is the second largest city in Saudi Arabia. The airport is named after King Al Saud and is well-known for the largest airport in the kingdom of Saudi Arabia. There are two special terminals at the airport for Hajj pilgrims for going to Mecca. The airport offers international flight tickets to major hubs such as London, Mumbai, New Delhi, Kuwait, Athens, Ras Al Khaimah, Madrid, Los Angeles, Abu Dhabi, Bahrain, Singapore, New York, Paris, Frankfurt, Karachi and many more. Moreover, there are domestic flights available for other cities like Riyadh, Mecca, Abha, Najran, Yanbu, Turaif, Medina etc.
Jeddah by Train
You can also travel to Jeddah by train as there is Haramain High-Speed Rail has been opened in the year 2015. Jeddah also connects city’s national railways and King Abdulaziz International Airport which will save your time in travelling.
Jeddah by Bus
If you want to go to Jeddah by bus, there are bus services available from majorities of the city. The bus services are operated by Saudi Public Transport Company (SAPTCO). You can catch this bus from Jordan, Syria, Amman, Medina and many other cities. There are also many private bus services available from other cities of Saudi Arabia. The bus frequency is quite good but booking in advance in more preferable.
Best Time to Visit
Jeddah is a one which has the perfect climate and the winter temperature is about 25 degree Celsius. During the night the temperature falls from 17-19 degree and during summer time it’s just intolerable i.e. it becomes near about 40 degrees. In the coastal areas, there may be irregular rain and makes the climate cooler. This happens due to south-eastern winds and sand deserts.
When you travel to Jeddah during the month of February then it is influenced by subtropical Dry Arid climate. You have to take precaution as there will be uncertain rain, uncommonly thunderstorm and expert friendly temperature. The daytime temperature remains 23 to 26 degree but planning a trip during this month will give an amazing atmosphere. Jeddah in March experience the sunlight days which seems like bathing with a clear sky and the wind is gentle. If you have planned your trip in April then it is a month which is influenced by subtropical Dry Arid desert climate. Jeddah will have hot sunny days in April with a slightly cloudy sky.
Jeddah is well-known for its hot and dry weather but during winter it has the cool and pleasant climate. This city has very dust storms which come from deserts in the Arabian Peninsula. Summers of Jeddah is very humid with an average temperature, also July is the hottest month. In Jeddah, summer vacation holds the festival which includes around 250 events such as competitions, market fairs, artistic and cultural games with adding exhibitions of photography and fine arts.
Best time to visit Jeddah: October - March
Where To Stay
About Hotels in Jeddah
Jeddah 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 Jeddah. These are ideal for the budget travellers.