Travel To Saudi Arabia
With its new tourist visa, Saudi Arabia is opening its doors to the rest of the globe. International visitors from 49 eligible countries can apply for an eVisa online and experience Saudi Arabia’s warm hospitality, rich heritage, vibrant culture, and diverse and breathtaking landscapes, which range from the mountains of Abha to the beaches of the Red Sea to the shifting sands of the Empty Quarter.
Saudi Arabia offers superb infrastructure, as well as all of the amenities, services, and other elements that modern tourists require. Visitors should educate themselves with fundamental travel-related information, just like they would in any other nation, in order to make their stay as pleasant as possible.
All visitors to Saudi Arabia must get the appropriate visa for their stay in the country, whether it is a short-term, business, residency, work, or tourist visa. Visas are available from the Visa Section of the Saudi Arabian Royal Embassy or one of the Saudi Arabian Consulates located in several major cities across the world.
Types of Saudi Arabia Visas
Before traveling to a country you need to know and make enquiries on the kind of visa the country issue to travelers and the one that will best suit your intentions for visiting the country, so the Royal Embassy of the Arabian Consulates offers series of visas to visitors which will be listed here.
- Government Official & Diplomatic Visas
- Diplomatic Missions & Organizations
- Visa for Tourists
- Visa for Business Visits
- Visa for Employment
- Visa de Residencia Premium
- Visa de Residencia
- Extension of Exit/Re-Entry
- Visa for Newborns
- Visa for Visits with Family
- Visa for a Friend
- Visa for a Personal Visit
- Student Visa for Hajj and Umrah
What Not To Travel With To Saudi Arabia
Due to local rules, a number of things are prohibited from entering the Kingdom. Among them are alcoholic beverages, pork and pork products, forbidden substances and narcotics, firearms, explosives, edged weapons, and pornographic materials, as well as firearms, explosives, and edged weapons.
Furthermore, unless permitted by a government body, possessing psychoactive substances while entering the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is banned.
Application Requirements For Saudi Arabia Visa
If you don’t have a clear understanding of what you need, the rules, and any particular information, the Saudi Visa application procedure can become confusing.
Here we are going to list out the requirements needed for acquisition of Saudi Arabia Visa.
You must be at least 18 years old to participate (minors have to travel accompanied by an adult)
A valid email address is required.
Your passport must be valid for at least six months longer.
You must travel to Saudi Arabia using the same passport that you used to apply.
The completed visa application form should be submitted with a pen or printed. The applicant must ensure that the application’s details, such as the address, cellphone number, e-mail address, and phone number, are appropriately entered.
Applicants visiting or applying for Saudi Arabia visa should be able to follow and obey the country’s Islamic laws and regulations, as well as respect society’s values and customs.
The applicant is not permitted to stay for longer than the duration of the visa.
Travelers who have been vaccinated with approved WHO and Saudi Arabia vaccinations are termed COVID-19 immunized. Travelers must have completed a full course of one of the four vaccines recognized by Saudi Arabia to be deemed fully immunized.
Free Visa To Saudi Arabia
Yes it is actually believed that some countries give free visa to travelers who wishes to visit their country, which Saudi Arabia is not one of them. Saudi Arabia only allows few countries to visit the Kingdom without Visa of which will be listed here.
Nationals or citizens of the following five countries do not need a visa to travel to Saudi Arabia and may enter the country using just their national ID cards: