Winter is an adventurous and active season in the capital. For outdoor enthusiasts looking to break a sweat or get into a new sport or hobby, this is the perfect time to discover Riyadh in a new light. Here are the different popular winter activities to do in Riyadh.
Whizzing through Riyadh's bike trails is suitable for cyclists of all fitness levels and packed full of highlights like – Diriyah, Wadi Hanifah, and Diplomatic Quarter. The journey combines traffic-free paths, letting you spin along and sightsee to your heart's content.
Winter is an epic riding season for those wanting to discover Saudi sans the windows. Let the winds blow through your hair by adventuring on a motorcycle. You’ll come across riders and their groups all over the city this season. If you’re keen on being one of them, you can get your training at the Motorbike Institute.
HOG Riyadh Chapter
Bikers Skills Institute
Riyadh is blessed with several spectacular hiking trails because of its hilly terrain, and it is a great way to keep fit and get out and about. Strap on your hiking boots and explore the trails and scenic tracks.
There’s something so enjoyable about heading outbound for the great outdoors on a skateboard. Enjoy the thrill and satisfaction of pulling off an ollie down the slopes and ramps, but make sure you take safety precautions.
A popular extreme sport of the desert, Riyadh’s impressive dunes beckon adventurers during winter. Sandboard your way down the sweeping mounds of sand dunes and trek your way back up.
Stick around and camp in the park once your day of sandboarding is done.