Riyadh
The Heart of Saudi Arabia

Riyadh, the capital city, is the heart of Saudi and one of the most dynamic cities in the region. With a rich history and a bustling hub for business, Riyadh is the Kingdom’s most populous city and a premier destination for tourism.

Home to Diriyah, a UNSECO Heritage Site and Al Masmak Fortress built in 1865, Riyadh boasts fascinating centuries-old architecture against a backdrop of modern skyscrapers. The city sets the standard for an attractive tourist destination for a diverse group of visitors offering a wealth of history, culture, retail, F&B and entertainment.

With several giga projects, Riyadh serves a fast-expanding modern metropolis with a bold vision and an exciting future.

  • 18 - 34 oC

    Average Temperature
  • 8,661,000

    Population (2019)

Value Proposition

Culture & Heritage

Entertainment

Recreation

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Key Opportunity Sectors

TDF is here to connect investors with opportunities in key tourism sectors to unlock their full growth potential. We focus on six high-growth sectors within the industry.

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TOURISM DESTINATIONS AND ATTRACTIONS

Recreational amenities that bring destinations to life. Ranging from theme parks to a combination of mixed-use and large developments that contain multiple types of assets, so there is something for everyone.

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ACCOMODATION

Luxurious hotels; welcoming serviced apartments; unique camping experiences. Tourists are guaranteed to find a stay that suits their needs.

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F&B WITHIN TOURIST DESTINATION

Establishments that curate authentic culinary delights, from local restaurants to diversified and international cuisines, adding flavor to the entire tourist experience.

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TOURISM EXPERIENCES & ACTIVITIES

Unique experiences and interactions that allow tourists to engage with the destination, be it through sun and sea, adventure, or culture and heritage.

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Why Invest?

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Strong accommodation market with stable occupancy rates and high demand for premium hotels

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A growing global business hub demands world-class dining and retail offerings

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Diversified tourist inflows generate demand for a variety of tourism experiences

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Major giga projects such as Diriyah Gate and Qiddiya are expected to increase demand for leisure tourism

TDF’S Support

We Help You with Your Journey

TDF is your gateway to investing in the Kingdom. We cherish the opportunity to guide large enterprises and SMEs alike in writing their success story.

As you learn more about Saudi Arabia’s unique investments landscape and the unrivaled opportunities it presents, remember that TDF is here to provide you with the support you need through our best-in-class products and services.

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UNESCO Sites

Saudi Arabia is home to 6 awe-inspiring UNESCO World Heritage sites

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Al-Ahsa Oasis

An evolving cultural landscape

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Al-Hijr Archaeological Site (Madâin Sâlih)

An archaeological wonder

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At-Turaif District, ad-Dir'iyah

The heart of the Saudi dynasty

Ḥimā Cultural Area

The past comes alive

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Historic Jeddah

The gate to Makkah

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Rock Art in the Hail Region

Traces of the past

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Assessment Criteria

In order to get a better understanding of your needs and to connect you with the right opportunity, please fill out the assessment form. TDF will conduct a comprehensive review of the application and if it is complete, accurate and meets the criteria, the Relationship Manager will move this to the next phase of Evaluation and Approval.

Let’s Start Investing

As one of the most promising sectors in Saudi Arabia, the opportunities for growth are limitless. We are committed to helping you turn these opportunities into your future successes. Start your journey here.