Range TypeMiscellaneous physical or political Feature
Highest PointJabal Ferwa (3002 m/9849 ft)
CountriesSaudi Arabia (95%), Yemen (5%)
(numbers are approximate percentage of range area)
Area266,584 sq km / 102,928 sq mi
Area may include lowland areas
Extent1,548 km / 962 mi North-South
971 km / 604 mi East-West
Center Lat/Long22° 11' N; 39° 42' E
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Map of Hejaz
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Other Ranges: To go to pages for other ranges either click on the map above, or on range names in the hierarchy snapshot below, which show the parent, siblings, and children of the Hejaz.
Arabian PeninsulaLevel 2 (Parent)
         HejazLevel 3
         Central ArabiaLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Yemen HighlandsLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Southeast ArabiaLevel 3 (Sibling)

Major Peaks of the Hejaz

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NamemftRange4
1.Jabal Ferwa30029849 
2.Jabal Sawda29999839 
3.Jabal Mana2700+8858+ 
4.Jebel Varjan23897838 
5.Jebel Jar23007546 
6.Jebel Shar19906529 
7.Jabal al-Nour6422106 
Sub-peaks are excluded from this list. List may not be complete, since only summits in the PBC Database are included.

Photos of Peaks in the Hejaz

Jabal Ferwa
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On the top of the Jabal Ferwa (2020-01-04). Photo by Misha Gerasimenko.
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Jabal Sawda
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GPS tracks from the parking area up to the summit (2018-06-12). Photo by Evan Buechley.
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