Among the features planned are year-round skiing, trail hiking, a wellness resort, an interactive nature reserve and an advanced tech observatory.  TikTok user @uptin shares this video detailing the ambitious endeavor.


After viewing the video, commenter @talkingbenvfx wrote, “I just time traveled to 2295.” Another, @amirdumer, directed a comment at @upton: “When it opens and you go don’t be shy to invite me.”  “For sureeeeee,” he replied. “It’s unbelievable looks like coming from the future??” wrote @ii.1il. If you’ve ever thought about visiting Saudi Arabia, we’re guessing that a ski trip isn’t what you had in mind. But it appears that will be an option coming up very soon. It should be noted that Neom is being built in the Tabuk province, and there has been criticism of the project charging it has been displacing local tribespeople from their ancestral homes. We will be following the growth of this project and will be updating this space as developments become available.  Recommended for you

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