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Balad, Jeddah

Categories: Neighborhoods, Tourist Spots
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3.7/5 based on 550+ reviews on the web
The historic heart of Jeddah, Balad is a World Heritage Site and charming maze of 7th-century architecture. Formerly the center of the city, the district contains lively piazzas, historic merchant houses, winding lanes, and ornate mosques. Find yourself a locally made bargain at one of the souks before stopping at a cozy eatery for some gems of traditional cuisine. To immerse yourself fully in the region's history, hook up a local guide. Arrange your visit to Balad and discover more family-friendly attractions in Jeddah using our Jeddah trip generator.
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  • This place is ARAB culture. If you are in Jeddah and miss this place, you have missed Jeddah. Lot of walking to do so please be ready for that. Certain museums are around. There are places to shop asw...  read more »
  • A good spot to take a look at local bazaar for good bargain of local merchandize and souvenirs. a must visit tourist spot. 
  • Historical area of Jeddah is one of the oldest landmarks of Jeddah with houses of its age than roles in 300 as well as the historical old mosques.
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