Murjan Islands is every local's favorite getaway and a must-visit serene attraction. A human-made archipelago, Murjan island is also known as the Coral Island owing to its coral-shaped islands. Limestone, deposited beneath the waters during the Paleozoic era, makes up most of the island's structure. Located around 10 km from Dammam city on the Cornish Road, the island is spread out on 53000 sqm and has a 30-meter tall tower at its center. The tower has a huge parking space, space to dock the boats, and a plethora of activities for children.
The island is brimming with beauty and has multi-fold landscapes ranging from cliffs, mangroves, beaches, dunes, and palm trees to mudflats. Moreover, the vibrant flowers of the island steal your heart. Not to forget, the pristine blue waters surrounding the island are sure to pep you up every moment you spend on Murjan Island.
The many restaurants on the island serve every cuisine, from local Saudi dishes to Italian, Lebanese, and more. The quaint cafes will quickly become your favorites to relax and sip a coffee to beautiful views. The resorts on Murjan Islands are famous not just in Dammam but throughout Saudi Arabia.
It has many open spaces, playgrounds, and alluring resorts—basically, everything you need for a relaxing picnic with your loved ones.
A. Marjan Island is a coral island flanked by mangrove forests and palm trees.
A. Marjan Island is located 13 km away from Dammam on the Cornish road. A bridge connects the city & the island.
A. Yes, Marjan Island is open to public visitors.
A. Entry to Marjan Island in Dammam is free.
A. The best time to visit Marjan Island in Dammam is during the winter i.e., November to February.
A. Yes, swimming and snorkeling at Marjan Island are allowed. Other activities here are fishing and boating.
A. Yes, it is perfectly safe to visit Marjan Island in Dammam.
A. Yes, the infrastructure and facilities at Marjan Island in Dammam are abundant and ensure a comfortable excursion.
A. Marjan Island can be reached by road from Dammam. Whereas it can be reached via ferry from Jeddah.
A. Yes, with the family-oriented facilities, it is most suitable for families with children.
A. There are plenty of resorts and restaurants at Marjan Island in Dammam to relax and rewind
Cornish Rd, Dammam Saudi Arabia