Dubbed the City of Roses, the mountainous region of Taif is renowned for its blooms. From planting and harvesting to production, learn about the flower surrounded by beautiful rose fields in the region's lush greenery. This family-run, local farm offers a unique rural experience where you can watch the rose farmers at work.
Please note, the Rose harvest falls between March-April. However, Taif is famed for its fresh produce and Roam can arrange multiple farm visits including strawberry, grape, figs, and peach.
This experience begins with an early start, where you are welcomed by the scent of the region's famous flower - the rose. On arrival, you can witness the farmers' morning rose harvest. As you arrive at the destination, a picturesque rose garden unfolds before you where the farmers are already hard at work. Watch as skilled hands carefully pluck each blossom, their expertise and devotion to preserving the delicate essence of the rose is an art passed down through generations.
Once the rose bags are filled to bursting, its time to step inside on to the factory floor. Here you will be taken on a guided tour through each stage of the production process, gaining an insight into the local craft and long-standing tradition of transforming rose petals into prized products like rose water, oils, and creams.
After an early start and wonder around the farm, it's time for some local refreshments. Take respite on one of the private terraces and indulge in a selection of delicacies.