Driving the defiant Al Baha's 25 Tunnels of Saudi Arabia

Al Baha's 25 Tunnels is a sharply winding zig-zag road located in the southwestern part of Saudi Arabia. This tourist drive consists of 25 tunnels at different lengths and elevations.

Al Baha's 25 Tunnels

Where are Al Baha's 25 Tunnels located?

The road straddles the Al Bahah Region and the Asir region in the southwest of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

Is Al Baha's 25 Tunnels paved?

The road through the tunnels is entirely paved. It’s called Route 211.

How long is Al Baha's 25 Tunnels?

This drive through tunnels stretching from the mountains of Al-Baha is 233 km (144 miles) long. It runs from Al Bahah, a city in the Sarawat Mountains, to Muhayil, a city near the Red Sea.

How to drive through Al Baha's 25 Tunnels?

Always check your brakes and tires for safety. The ideal time to travel is during daylight hours. Night driving is not advised as there are no lamp posts. When going downhill, always shift to low gears and never rely solely on brakes. This will keep you safe on the road.
Pic: Mohammed Imtiyaz Khan