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In a significant development, Wego reports that the Diriyah Gate Development Authority (DGDA) has announced the opening of its first hotel, the Samhan Heritage Hotel, by the end of December. This hotel, featuring 141 rooms, marks a significant milestone in the development of the Diriyah project.

The CEO of DGDA has expressed high hopes for the project, aiming to attract 50 million visitors by 2030. This goal underscores the scale and ambition of the Diriyah project, which is set to become a major attraction in Saudi Arabia.


The Diriyah project is part of Saudi Arabia’s broader efforts to diversify its economy and boost tourism. The opening of the Samhan Heritage Hotel is a crucial step towards realizing this vision. It signifies the beginning of a new chapter for Diriyah, transforming it into a world-class destination.

The DGDA has not only set its sights on attracting a large number of visitors but also aims to offer them a unique and unforgettable experience. With its rich history and cultural heritage, Diriyah has the potential to captivate visitors from around the world.

As we look forward to the opening of the Samhan Heritage Hotel in December, anticipation is building for what the future holds for Diriyah. With its ambitious goals and strategic plans, the DGDA is poised to make Diriyah a must-visit destination by 2030.