An oasis of dates, renowned springs and the greenest place in the eastern part of Saudi, Al-Ahsa Oasis has more than 1.5 million palm trees and is the largest palm tree oasis in the world. The magnificence of the Al-Ahsa Oasis has resulted in it being nominated to compete for the title of one of the Seven Wonders of the World.
On the banks of this oasis are many agricultural projects, due to the abundance of water, and freshwater springs. Al-Ahsa acquired its name from the large number of springs it has, for example, Al-Jawhariah, Um Sab’ah, Al-Khodoud and Al-Harah Springs in addition to the sulfur water. It is also known for its great weather.