The 'Asir Region or 'Aseer Region is a region of located in the southwest of the country that is named after the ʿAsīr tribe. It has an area of 76,693 square kilometres and an estimated population of 2,211,875.

Popular Destinations

is a city in . The capital of Asir province, its high altitude makes it a popular summer getaway for Saudis.

, is a city in southwestern near the border with . Photo: Irshadpp, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Jazan also spelled is a port city and the capital of Province in the southwest of .

or Khamis Mushait is a city in south-west , located east of , the provincial seat of the Asir province, 1,300 kilometres 650 nautical miles from and 884 kilometres from the national capital of . Photo: Aiman titi, CC BY-SA 3.0.


Also Known As

The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.  

Popular Destinations in Saudi Arabia

The Free Map
Your world is
without borders

Escape to a Random Place

About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license, excluding photos, directions and the map. Based on the page Asir. See this page's contributions. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.