The city of Dates
Buraydah the capital of Qassim province is a beautiful city that is rapidly growing as a major tourist hotspot. Being ideally located at the very center of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia ensures that it is well connected to all other regions of the country. There is a complex network of highways that run through the city. Buraydah is an agricultural hub. It is called the city of dates for the production of high-quality dates as well as the 35-day annual date festival that is held here. Producers and buyers from all across the country as well as the GCC region flock to this festival to get their hands on some of the finest dates.
While the surroundings of the city offer the charming indulgence of country life with the abundant farms and orchards, the city itself is modern and has plenty of tourist attractions. You will find museums here that covers the rich history of the city and the region. There are also a number of parks, entertainment centers, shopping malls, and dining options in Buraydah. The city celebrates a number of different festivals and events that are organized throughout the year. The dry climate ensures that you can go out and enjoy the festivities that the city has to offer.