Being the capital of a country that is famous all over the world for Muslim culture, oil tradition, and numerous visiting places feel wonderful and pleasant. Yes, Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia can tell you how it really feels. Riyadh is the largest city in Saudi Arabia as well as one of the most populated cities in the world. According to 2018 research, more than 7 million people are currently living in Riyadh and availing its world-class services in both the medical and trade fields. Sky view of the city at night is just amazing, as it is filled by city lights. In short, Riyadh is a perfect place to visit for any purpose. 

However, the only thing that you will dislike about Riyadh is its weather and a hot desert climate. It remains hot throughout the year. The temperature fairly goes down below 30℃. In summers, the temperature usually remains round about 45℃, but it often reaches 50℃. Last year, the average temperature of Riyadh throughout the year was recorded as 44℃. Yet, if you are planning a tour to Riyadh, then the days between November to February are the best to visit this city.

Medical Structure

Now let’s have a brief aspect of its medical structure as well. Riyadh is one of the wealthiest cities in the world, and surely the wealthiest in Saudi Arabia. It is a city that has a very developed, experienced, and professional medical structure. Since it is the capital of a country, therefore it must provide some special services to its patients, so as they do. More than 100 hospitals and clinics are currently located in Riyadh. Many of them are nationally accredited and certified with awards. A few of them are internationally accredited as well. Yet, the best hospitals in Riyadh are:

  • Al Azhar Hospital
  • Obeid Specialist Hospital
  • Al Amal Hospital
  • Abas Medical Group
  • Al Aaj Dental Clinic
  • Al Aredh Medical Clinic
  • Al Bayadh National Hospital 
  • Al Jafel International Hospital
  • Al Majed National Clinic

Thrilling Places to be Visited

Since Riyadh is the wealthiest city of Saudi Arabia, hence it is not that hard for it to provide some spectacular and charming places to visit. Riyadh is home to Saudi Arabia’s national Museum, a World Heritage Site that relates to the Kingdom’s genesis story. Must have a look at the following places in Riyadh:

  • Masmak Fortress
  • National Museum
  • Sky Bridge
  • Riyadh Zoo
  • Globe Experience Antiquities Museum
  • Riyadh Public Transit Visitor Center
  • Wadi Namar
  • Kingdom Center
  • Addriyah Park

Gratifying Restaurants

Don’t forget to taste some delicious lunch and dinner food with your family at any of the following restaurants:

  • Lusin
  • Al Orjouan
  • Azure
  • The Globe
  • Hong Restaurants
  • Yukari 
  • Nozomi Riyadh
  • Zafran Indian Bistro
  • Sultan Steakhouse Riyadh
  • Najid Village