Riyadh Water Tower, Riyadh

Riyadh Water Tower, Riyadh

One of the identifying features and key landmarks of the city, Riyadh Water Tower on Wazir Street was constructed in 1971 with a filling capacity of 12,000 cubic meters. It has a simplistic, yet curious design, resembling a mushroom. The Water Tower is open to visitors and offers a great view of the city from its top deck. There is also a restaurant at the top of the Tower.

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Riyadh Water Tower on Map

Sight Name: Riyadh Water Tower
Sight Location: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (See walking tours in Riyadh)
Sight Type: Attraction/Landmark
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Walking Tours in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Create Your Own Walk in Riyadh

Create Your Own Walk in Riyadh

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Riyadh Introduction Walking Tour

Riyadh Introduction Walking Tour

Riyadh is the capital city of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Once a small walled city, today it is a vibrant metropolis and one of the fastest developing cities in the world. In the last 100 years the city population has grown from 18,000 to over 5 million people. Riyadh has developed culturally, but especially economically beginning with the 1950s when the petroleum industry boomed. This...  view more

Tour Duration: 3 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 6.1 Km or 3.8 Miles