Saudi Arabia is known for its large oil reserves and rich Islamic culture. This West Asian country is also known by many tourists for its wonderful tourist destinations. Recently, the Saudi Government has made it easier for tourists visiting the country on short trips to apply for a visa online. That is good news since visitors will have the opportunity to discover and experience the rich heritage, vibrant culture, and breathtaking landscapes of Saudi Arabia.
After getting a Saudi tourist visa, visitors can visit this country whenever they want as long as their visa remains valid. With multiple entries, the validity of a Saudi e-visa is one year and used for tourism purposes only. The Saudi Arabia Government only approved 1 type of e-visa for travelers. This type of Saudi e-visa can be used for leisure travel, visiting family, attending events, or Umrah. Travelers may stay in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for a maximum of 90 days.
For travelers who want to come to Saudi Arabia for other purposes such as medical examination, family visit visa, working visa, or study visa you can apply for a visa in the traditional way. That is, apply at the nearest Saudi Arabia Embassy or consulate or anywhere.