Dated: 03-Dec-2019 Total Views: 335
Although the Muslims who travel to Saudi on Umrah Visa can visit any city of Saudi Arabia, this option is not valid for Non-Muslims. Non-Muslims can visit Saudi Arabia by applying for Visa through Saudi Arabian online tourist Visa application form or manually contacting the Embassy of Saudi Arabia.
Almost all the citizens of various countries of the world need to provide a valid passport and visa to enter Saudi Arabia, however, there are four countries' citizens who are allowed to enter Saudi Arabia without any passport or Visa. These countries are Kuwait, Bahrain, Oman, and the U.A.E. The nationals of these countries are required to show only national ID cards while entering Saudi Arabia for visiting/Umrah purposes.
Tourist Visa of Saudi Arabia:
Before 2019, Saudi Arabia didn't issue any Visas for tourist purposes, until then the people entered there were coming for business/ work/ study or religious pilgrimages. Now from September 2019, Saudi Arabia has introduced online Tourist eVisa for Saudi Arabia. The following countries are eligible to apply for this tourist online application of Saudia easily while sitting at home.
Online eVisa for the Tour of Saudi Arabia:
First, you will have to complete the Saudi Arabian Online application form for the tour of Saudi Arabian cities, remember that Non-Muslims are not allowed to enter Makkah and Madinah because the sole purpose of entering these cities (specially for international Muslims) is to offer Islamic traditions, pilgrimages, and prayers.
After completing the Online visitor Visa application form, you will have to pay the eVisa fee using a credit or debit card. Then your visa application will be processed and if it is approved, you will receive the Saudi Arabia Online Visa through email.
You will need to print this received eVisa and bring it with yourself along with a passport with at least a 6-month validity, and Saudi Arabian eVisa mandatory insurance policy (which you will receive along with Visa received through email).
Get Visit Visa for Saudi Arabia by completing the online tourist eVisa form. The remaining countries can apply for Saudi tourist Visa 2019 through manual processes (by contacting Saudi Arabian consulate in their regions or Saudi Arabian Embassy in their capital city). Along with it, some visitors are able to get on-arrival-visa of Saudi Arabia visit also.