Do not miss the chance to visit Dammam if you’re in Saudi Arabia. Along with the cities of Dhahran and Al Khobar, Dammam forms part of the Dammam Metropolitan Area. It is the largest city in the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia, and the 3rd largest city in the kingdom after Riyadh and Jeddah. It's a commercial and financial hub, but has lots of attractions for tourists to visit.
As the commercial hub of Saudi’s eastern province, Dammam is a major seaport, a key railroad terminus to Riyadh and a major petroleum and natural gas centre. Besides the oil industry, the city’s economy is backed by agriculture and dairy farming. In addition to the striking desert scenery visitors can enjoy fine dining, excellent shopping, seaside walkways and plenty of lush green spaces.