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Ash Shuwaybit in the region of Makkah is a town in Saudi Arabia - some 456 mi (or 733 km) South-West of Riyadh, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Ash Shuwaybit is now 08:39 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Riyadh" with an UTC offset of 3 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Al Muraysiyah, Ukadh, Nikhb, Judayrah, Jeddah or Baqim as Suq. Since you are here already, make sure to check out . We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.




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Time Lapse Taif || HD

02:05 min ( April 19, 2012 by محمد المرحبي)
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Time Lapse Taif || HD Photography Saeed Bamarouf Mohammed Al-Marhabi

Taking Off at 3:45am in Saudiarab Airlin...

01:15 min ( September 29, 2010 by Zeeshan Khan)
Views: 1,478 - Rating: 3/5

This video is made on 29th July, 2010. Taking off from Jeddah Airport in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on Saudi arab airlines. Returning to Jinnah International Airport Karachi, Pakistan


Taif - Saudi Arabia

02:43 min ( August 09, 2012 by Marvin Viray)
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Taif saudi arabia mountain road cars resort

OMRA MAI 2007

03:20 min ( September 21, 2007 by odiooor)
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Une OMRA realisee par deux amis Hedi et Hussam en voiture


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Interesting facts about this location

Taif University

Taif University is located in Ta’if Saudi Arabia. It was established in 2004.

More reading: Taif University homepage
Located at 21.38, 40.52 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Educational institutions established in 2004, Universities and colleges in Saudi Arabia

King Fahd Stadium, Taif

King Fahd Stadium is a multi-use stadium in Ta’if, Saudi Arabia. It hosted some of the 1989 FIFA World Youth Championship and 2005 Islamic Solidarity Games matches. The capacity of the stadium is 17,000 spectators.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 21.38, 40.52 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Football venues in Saudi Arabia

Ta’if Regional Airport

Ta’if Regional Airport is an airport in Ta’if, Saudi Arabia. The airport is located 30 km, to the east, of Taif and 70 km from Mecca. The airport is considered important in Saudi aviation history as it witnessed the first landing of Ibn Saud, founder of the Kingdom, plane.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 21.38, 40.52 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Saudi Arabia

Taif Air Base

Taif Air Base is a Royal Saudi Air Force base.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 21.38, 40.52 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Saudi Arabia, Closed facilities of the United States Air Force, Military installations of Saudi Arabia

Battle of Taif (1916)

The Battle of Taif was fought between Ottoman forces and Syed Hussien bin Ali Sharif of Mecca in 1916. Ottoman Army was in Taif, Syed's forces besieged the city and after many weeks siege and fiercest struggle Syed's forces were able to capture the Taif. After the fall of Mecca in July 1916 the fall of Taif was a major blow for Turks who were fighting in First World War against Britain. The British helped Syed Hussien's bin Ali's Forces by providing them with guns.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 21.38, 40.52 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 10 mi away.
Tags:Battles of World War I involving the Ottoman Empire, Battles of the Arab Revolt (World War I), History of Mecca, Ottoman Empire in World War I