Saudi Arabia Jabal AlFil (Elephant Rock), AlUla

7 images 1 contributors Shoot with care

Hanaa Turkistani

Shoot with care

About this spot
Located in the area of Al-Ula within Al Madinah Region in the Hejaz, Saudi Arabia
Elephant Rock is a 52 m high natural formation surrounded by many other rock monoliths in a beautiful historic desert area. The elephant shaped rock has formed over millions of years as erosion factors affected the weakest parts in the mountain.

AlUla is an area approximately the size of Belgium in north-western Saudi Arabia, tucked away in a valley with palm groves running through it and sandstone cliffs all around.

Join PhotoHound to learn how, where and when to capture amazing photos here

  • Know the best times, seasons & shooting conditions
  • Detailed directions - maps, co-ordinates and directions
  • Know how to get there - where to park or how to reach there using public transport
  • Browse inspirational photos and learn how they were taken - see the EXIF details
  • Bookmark your favourite spots for future reference
  • Know exactly when to shoot for beautiful photographs - sunrise, sunset, blue hour and astrophotography
  • Detailed, 7-day weather forecast at this location
  • Share your images with like-minded travel photographers
Essential Information

Contributors

Hanaa Turkistani

Spot contributor 7 images