5-speed listening (Saudi Arabia - Level 0)

Saudi Arabia opens up to tourism






Try  Saudi Arabia - Level 1  |  Saudi Arabia - Level 2  |   Saudi Arabia - Level 3

ESL resource book with copiable worksheets and handouts - 1,000 Ideas and Activities for Language Teachers / English teachers
See a sample

This useful resource has hundreds of ideas, activity templates, reproducible activities for …

  • warm-ups
  • pre-reading and listening
  • while-reading and listening
  • post-reading and listening
  • using headlines
  • working with words
  • moving from text to speech
  • role plays,
  • task-based activities
  • discussions and debates
and a whole lot more.

More Listening

20 Questions  |  Spelling  |  Dictation


Saudi Arabia is a new tourist destination. It opened its doors to tourists from 49 different countries. They can get online visas. Saudi says it can be a top tourism destination. It has natural attractions, famous sites, beaches and unique cultures. It wants 10 per cent of its money to come from tourism by 2030.

Tourists can stay in Saudi for 90 days a year. Non-Muslims cannot go to the holy sites of Mecca and Medina. A spokesman explained how important tourism is. He said: "Opening Saudi Arabia to...tourists is a historic moment....Its unique attractions, culture and natural beauty [will] become more widely [loved]."

Other Levels

Try higher levels. The listening is a little longer, with more vocabulary.

Saudi Arabia - Level 1  |   Saudi Arabia - Level 2  |   Saudi Arabia - Level 3

All Levels

This page has all the levels, listening and reading for this lesson.

← Back to the Saudi Arabia  lesson.

Online Activities

Help Support This Web Site

  • Please consider helping Breaking News English.com

Sean Banville's Book

Thank You