The first step to traveling to the Riyadh, Saudi Arabis is to determine if you need a Visa or if you are eligible to obtain a visa online or on arrival while others needs to apply at one of the Saudi diplomatic missions in advance.
Visitors to Saudi Arabia must obtain a visa unless they come from one of the visa exempt countries. Some visitors are eligible to obtain a visa online or on arrival while others needs to apply at one of the Saudi diplomatic missions in advance.
All visitors must hold a passport valid for six months.
What Do I Need?
Visa policy map (Ref: wikipedia.org)
For more information about Visa policy of Saudi Arabia:
Registration must be completed and paid in full before a visa may be requested. A copy of your registration payment receipt must accompany your request. Please be ready to provide your complete official name, date of birth, physical address, email address, and passport number (if available).
If you need visa to travel to Saudi Arabia for the ICSDI Conference, please fill the form.
For any inquires, please contact us:
*ICSDI organizing committee will do their best to facilitate the visa issuing of our respected authors/attendees. However, due to the COVID-19 conditions, we cannot guarantee the visa issuing for each candidate, as it is subjected to the responsible authorities' decision. In the case that your visa application is rejected, you will be notified. In that case, you are kindly requested to offer your presentation virtually.
The last date to receive Visa Applications is January 19, 2022.
Apply for KSA- eVisa
The eVisa will be a one-year, multiple entry visa, allowing tourists to spend up to 90 days in the country.
Just Three (3) simple steps: Fill the application, pay the visa fee and get your online Visa in 7 min.
After visa approval, they can take the request to their nearest Saudi Embassy. Once they come to Saudi, they can stay up to 6 months with this kind of visa, and they can do Umrah and do all the sites visits in Saudi Arabia. They just cannot work with their visa. While you are in Saudi, there is no check points on visa type to travel from Riyadh to Jeddah (Makkah) or Medina. Only for Hajj season there is visa check points on Makkah boarder for locals and non-locals.
Before Arrival Registeration
According to KSA regulations, each visitor Must register the vaccination status, at least 3 days prior to the arrival:
Arrival & Destination
Riyadh King Khalid International Airport (IATA: RUH, ICAO: OERK) is located 35 kilometers (22 mi) north of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. It takes around 20mins to arrive Prince Sultan University, you can use the Map below.
ICSDI recommends those nearby hotels:
Crowne Plaza Riyadh Al Minhal
For booking and benefit of the special offer given to ICSDI Authors, Please contact:
While you stay
ICSDI 2022 Participants and Authors can communicate directly with the following travel agency to arrange their Umrah booking and travel plan:
N.B: Registration to ICSDI 2022 should be successfully completed before arranging the Umrah plan.
Suggested Plan by the travel agency:
"These are estimated prices and are subject to change based on availability and time preferences, at the time of final confirmation."
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