GENERAL INFORMATION

This year we celebrate the 10th anniversary of the International & Middle East CTO Live Course in July 29th and 30th, 2022.
We look forward to seeing you in Jeddah!

Do not hesitate to consult the useful information for your visit


YOUR COMING TO SAUDI ARABIA (JEDDAH)

CONGRESS VENUE

SAUDI ARABIA
The Hotel Galleria
Prince Mohammed bin Abdulaziz Street (Tahlia Road),
PO Box 4114, Jeddah 21491, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

VISA APPLICATION

Since 2019, Saudi Arabia accepts e-visas to enter the country.

49 countries are eligible to obtain an e-visa for Saudi Arabia.

  • Andorra
    Australia
    Austria
    Belgium
    Brunei
    Bulgaria
    Canada
    China (including Hong Kong and Macau)
    Croatia
    Cyprus
    Czech Republic
    Denmark
    Estonia
    Finland
    France
    Germany
    Greece
    Hungary
    Iceland
    Ireland
    Italy
    Japan
    Kazakhstan
    Latvia
    Liechtenstein
    Lithuania
    Luxembourg
    Malta
    Malaysia
    Monaco
    Montenegro
    Netherlands
    New Zealand
    Norway
    Poland
    Portugal
    Romania
    Russia
    San Marino
    Singapore
    Slovakia
    Slovenia
    South Korea
    Spain
    Sweden
    Switzerland
    Ukraine
    United Kingdom
    USA

If your nationality is not listed above, we invite you to contact your ambassy to apply for a visa

Citizens of the GCC (the Gulf Cooperation Council) countries, as well as the citizens and legal residents of Saudi Arabia, are exempted from the Saudi Arabia e-Visa obligation.

COVID-19 Travel Guidelines and Requirements

Find out all the information on travel restrictions & conditions for Saudi Arabia related to the COVID-19 pandemic here

You can find more information live on :  https://www.visitsaudi.com/fr/covid-19-information-page


VISA APPLICATION – SAUDI ARABIA

You will find below the information you need to know about this visa as well as the process to apply for the online visa

VISA INFORMATION

  • Saudi Arabia only issues tourist visas
  • e-Visa is valid for one year from the issuing date
  • Your passport must be valid for the required six months forth from your trip.
  • The validity of your passport is essential to obtain your e-visa
    Your e-visa may become invalid if:
    – your passport expires
    – you have lost / changed your passport
  • each stay cannot be longer than 90 days at a time
  • The cost of an e-visa is 480 SAR – included the COVID 19 insurance

VISA APPLICATION

When applying for an e-visa online, you will need to have these documents in your possession:

  • valid passport for at least six months ahead of the planned trip to Saudi
  • an active e-mail address onto which e-Visa is sent
  • photograph of the applicant

In addition, you will need to fill in the following information:

  • planned departure date (if you don’t have a booked flight yet, put an approximate departure date)
  • Your name and surname
  • Your birth date
  • An active e-mail address
  • Phone number
  • The purpose of your travel – Please note “TOURISM”
  • Your nationality


SAUDI ARABIA – COVID 19 – INFORMATION

To enter Saudi Arabia, it is necessary to comply with the following COVID 19 requirements:

– Provide a negative PCR test conducted no more than 72 hours before departure
– Have COVID 19 insurance. This insurance is included in all new tourism visa issues. If you are entering on a previously issued tourism visa, you will need to pay an additional fee of SAR 40 at the airport on arrival to cover insurance for any COVID-19 related medical expenses
– All visitors arriving in the country with a valid tourism visa must provide evidence of a full course of the vaccines currently recognized:

  • 2 doses of : Pfizer BioNTech or Comirnaty
  • 2 doses of : Oxford AstraZeneca, Covishield, SK Bioscience or Vaxzevri
  • 2 doses of : Moderna or Spikevax
  • 1 dose of Johnson & Johnson

If you do not have a complete vaccination schedule, a 5-day quarantine is mandatory in a designated hotel.
Travelers are advised to book the quarantine package through the airline on which they are arriving

For Travelers who have completed two doses of the Sinopharm or Sinovac vaccines will be accepted on the condition that they have received an additional dose of one of the vaccines approved in the Kingdom mentioned in the above paragraph
Vaccine certificates issued by official health authorities from the country that provided the vaccination for incoming travelers must be provided. The final dose (the second dose of a two-dose vaccine or the first dose of a single dose vaccine) should be received no less than 14 days before traveling to Saudi.

Travelers should carry either their vaccine certificates or proof of vaccination status via applications recognized in Saudi Arabia
Download and register the Tawakkalna application

  • enter all your contacts information
  • Vaccine registration

You should register your vaccine status (72 hours before you enter Saudi Arabia) at https://muqeem.sa/#/vaccine-registration/home before arrival and after obtaining your tourism visa. The site is available in Arabic and English.