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Jeddah Map, Saudi Arabia

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Jeddah Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Jeddah with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Jeddah useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Jeddah!

Jeddah History

In 1517 the city fell to the Ottoman Turks who further expanded the cities defenses to protect it against Protuguese attacks. They built a new  wall with six watchtowers and six city gates. The Gate of Mecca was to the east, the Gate of Al-Magharibah facing the western port, the Gate of Sharif was situated to the south and the  gates of of Al-Bunt, Al-Sham, and Medina faced to the north. The Turks also built a small... read more

Jeddah Travel Guide

The city of Jeddah has been facing heavy air pollution during last couple of years due to the increase in number of factories and vehicles in and around the city. The intensity of air pollution rises heavily during hot summer months. Even water pollution has hit the city due to the presence of water treatment factory. The government of Jeddah has created some very strict laws which are the reason why the pollution... read more

Jeddah Sightseeing

Located in the center of Jeddah’s downtown districts is the Makkah Gate which is one main entrances of Hajj pilgrims into Jeddah and is considered as the oldest gates remaining in the Kingdom. Walk beneath it and marvel at its architecture as the traders of the olden time caravansaries did. This is also known as the Bab Ashlam Gate and the Sham Gate.   read more

Jeddah Nightlife

Nightlife in Jeddah would be incomplete without a visit to the Corniche with its display of open air artworks and sculptures and the King’s fountain, considered to be the largest fountain in the world. Its lights and 261 water jet can be seen from miles around and is an awesome sight to see. There are also handcarts on the beach selling a wide assortment of selling candy, drinks and spicy chick peas. Why not settle... read more

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