Al Khobar is one of the three main cities in the Eastern Province. In the past, Al-Khobar was a small port on the Arabian Gulf, inhabited mainly by fishermen. Over time, it has become the commercial hub of the Eastern Province and s preferred residential area for expatriates. Most shopping malls are to me found in the area around King Khaled Street and there is an extensive selection of local and international goods available.
The city caters to the needs of all expatriates; from various day-to-day needs to the major shopping of international goods. In addition to first-class shopping malls, plazas and supermarkets, Al-Khobar boasts exquisite tourist spots, entertainment centers and a lush, widespread beach.
Al Khobar has developed to become one of the most beautiful cities in the Kingdom, with exceptional recreation and leisure facilities.