Introduction Rijal Almaa
A striking testament to Arabian traditional architecture, the village of Rijal Almaa boasts its own unique beauty even among the typical Saudi traditional architecture found throughout the country. Every region may have its own specialty, but Rijal Almaa has a distinctive style.
Located about 45 kilometers from Abha and close to the border of Yemen, Rijal Almaa Heritage Village sparkles like a jewel, with colorful houses set in a charming landscape. The name Rijal Almaa translates to "The Brightest Men."
Blessed by a rich history and natural scenic locations, Rijal Almaa Heritage Village will captivate every kind of visitor. Because of the exceptional architecture, the village is on the list of potential sites awaiting UNESCO World Heritage designation.