What’s On Winter at Tantora
Weekend 1: 22-25 December
Top 3 Events for This Weekend
Over three evenings, the Tantora Celebration focuses on sharing the traditions and culture of AlUla. See a fantastic projection show, taste Saudi coffee, watch live music and dance performances and more at this unique annual celebration.
2. Heritage Oasis Trail
Take a stroll under towering date palms and smell the cool freshness of the earth on the Heritage Oasis Trail. The trail itself is free and open to all. However, you can take a 2-hour guided tour in the morning or evening for a deeper experience.
3. AlUla & Khaybar Hot Air Balloons
With free flying morning flights in AlUla and tethered afternoon flights in AlUla and Khaybar, take a bird’s-eye view of this region’s unique landscapes. Get a new perspective on history with this one-of-a-kind experience.
Top 3 Events for This Weekend:
For those who have tickets for the legendary Majid Al Mohandis at Maraya on 23 Dec, make reservations at Maraya Social, by the Michelin-Starred Jason Atherton and take fine dining to a new level on top of the world’s largest mirrored building.
5. Shorfat AlJadidah
Shorfat AlJadidah is a spontaneous, free concert on 22 Dec at 9:00 pm and 23 Dec at 11:00 pm. All are welcome to come and enjoy as the music flows freely through AlJadidah, bringing back the nostalgia of Saudi classics.
Marbella’s renowned acts have made their way to AlUla’s desert landscapes for something truly captivating. This fine-dining experience combines dinner and an extravagant show for an experience like no other.
Discover the ancient history of AlUla with an extraordinary after-dark tour of the rock art and inscriptions at Jabal Ikmah. Take a candlelit tour of the inscriptions and watch an immersive shadow show.
Adventures & Outdoor
Take two hours to challenge yourself to climb the magnificent rocks of AlUla. Truly like no other rock climbing spot on earth, this one-of-a-kid climbing experience is offered in the morning through to the early afternoon.
Unparalleled clear skies make AlUla one of the most sought-after stargazing destinations in the world. With a new moon, the skies are extra dark this weekend; don’t miss out on the breathtaking Milky Way.
Learn about the fertile soil of the AlUla Oasis and the abundance that grows in the rich land of AlUla at this Eco-Gardening experience. The soil of these farmlands has nourished AlUla for millennia, and sustainability initiatives such as this are working to restore it.
Weekends at Winter at Tantora
What’s On Winter at Tantora Weekend 1
See the top 10 experiences for the first weekend of AlUla Moments' flagship festival Winter at Tantora - featuring the Tantora Celebration, the Heritage Oasis Trail, and AlUla & Khaybar Hot Air Balloons.
What’s On Winter at Tantora Weekend 2
See the top 10 experiences for the second weekend of AlUla Moments' flagship festival Winter at Tantora - featuring Ashar Valley Fashion, Hegra After Dark, and Flavours of AlUla.
What’s On Winter at Tantora Weekend 3
See the top 10 experiences for the third weekend of AlUla Moments' flagship festival Winter at Tantora - featuring the AlUla Citrus Festival, Eco-Gardening, and the AlUla & Khaybar Hot Air Balloons.
What’s On Winter at Tantora Weekend 4
See the top 10 experiences for the fourth weekend of AlUla Moments' flagship festival Winter at Tantora - featuring Flavours of AlUla, the Citrus Festival, the Khaybar Heritage Tour, and Hegra by Horse Carriage.
Winter at Tantora Festival: 22 Dec 2022 - 21 Jan 2023
The highly anticipated Winter at Tantora, the very first music and culture festival in the Kingdom, returns for its fourth edition. Featuring intimate concerts with world-renowned musicians and hosts multiple events across heritage, gastronomy and more, experience the best of AlUla.
Winter at Tantora Festival Events
Hot Air Balloons in AlUla & Khaybar
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