2019 was the year tourists began to flock to Saudi, and so far, one town and one festival stand out as the main attraction.
Introducing AlUla; a town in North West Saudi which features ruins from ancient civilisations, stary skies and romantic trails. The city which was established by the Nabataeans over 2,000 years ago and it’s hosting a festival for the second year running.
Unlike any you’ve experienced before, Winter at Tantora is a mash-up of world-class musical performances, and the chance to explore historic sites, by foot, by land or by air.
Here’s what you’ve got to look forward to:
The one and only José Carreras is coming for a weekend of Spanish Prestige
A night at the opera is always a stirring experience but make it tenfold when it features world-renowned José Carreras at Winter at Tantora.
Best known for his performances in Verde and Puccini, Carreras has numerous complete operas to his name, and fans are expected to travel from all over the Middle East for this one-off performance.
When? José Carreras will perform on January 10
See here for your ultimate guide to Winter At Tantora
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The important bits:
Winter at Tantora takes place from Dec 19, 2019 to March 7, 2020.