Eastern Province is home to most of the oil production of Saudi Arabia. Located in the eastern part of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia it is like a jewel with bright colors. It boasts of beautiful gardens and sandy beaches on the shores of the Arabian Gulf. It is a combination of emerald green sea, beautiful Corniches and green Oases, in addition to sprawling desert where sights extend for miles together to distant horizons.
To enjoy a short holiday or weekend away from the pressure of work, you can head to the Marjan Island here and get a breathtaking view in the evenings. If you want to know the history of the city, do visit Al Dammam Regional Museum, which has the several halls bedecked with Neolithic and transition period artifacts. Also to spend an interesting shopping time you will find many distinct shopping centers to meet your exotic needs.
If you are on a longer vacation, take a train to Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia and a bustling commercial center. Alternatively, if you choose you can use your car and drive to Al Khobar city inside of an hour. It is the most beautiful city of the Eastern Province.