For groups mostly they use buses in Saudi Arabia as it is economical and even if you are alone you can join the group. The guide give you the information about the places you visit mostly the people who are going first time like to go with the group and of course it is a money saver package.
Khatt al Trailat (the trailers road); that branch out from Makah Jeddah Old Road from Haddah village and pass by all the ancient houses between Haddah and al Jamoom continuing to al Jamoom crossing the Makkah Madinah Highway and continuing its way until it connect with Makkah Taif Road (al Sail Road) and from there to the eastern region.
"AL Shegdef", the ancient means of ferrying pilgrims across the vast distances of Arabia.
Up to the immediate past, without the camel the vast deserts of Arabia could never have been utilized by man, nor could ancient transport systems have evolved there.
Two to three persons can set in one Shegdef usually for women and children.
In the photo caravan of camels carrying Shegdefs.
Private vans are a little expensive but in it you have the option to stop at any destination you like and roam around.
They are constructing a new metro line which will be from Mecca to Medina. Now it is almost done till Jeddah. A Chinese company is building it and the work is progressing rapidly.
Makkah-South Region Road.
2nd & 3rd photos: Gahwat al Jabal on AL Sahil Road (the coast road) the starting point to the South Region and Yemen.
Makkah-Taif Mountainous Road.
Third & fourth photos: People from Tehamah selling honey at the top of the mountain.
Fourth and fifth photos are sasco stations on the middle of both Makkah-Madinah & Madinah-Makkah Roads.
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