With its capital in Dammam, the
Eastern Province is the largest province of Saudi Arabia
that is located in the eastern part of the country. More
than half of the province is occupied by the largest sand
desert of Rub Al Khali (the Empty Quarter).
The major cities and travel locations of Eastern Province are Dammam,
Al Ahsa (or Al Hasa that includes Hufuf, Mubarraz and
Shaybah), Dhahran, Al Khobar, Jubail, Qatif, Khafji, Abqaiq,
Hafar Al Batin and Ras Tanura. The historically relevant places of Uqair and Tarout Island too are part of the Eastern Province.
Where to stay in Dammam