After being one of the most difficult countries to get a visit, Saudi Arabia announced the availability of its electronic visa to enter Saudi Arabia soon to some countries.
"The visa service or eVisa will be available to citizens of the United States of America , all members of the Schengen region, Australia , Japan , South Korea, South Africa, Brunei, Malaysia , Singapore and Taiwan," Saudi Arabia said on its official website .
"More countries are likely to be added to the list," the website said.
One of the advantages of obtaining eVisa in Saudi Arabia is not having to go to the embassy or consulate, send it to the traveler by e-mail, and only print a copy of the e-visa to be submitted to the Saudi authorities upon arrival.
The launch of the Saudi e-Visa, after opening the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to fans and fans of the race car in the world, to attend the events of the "Formula E", which was held in Riyadh for three days.
Thousands of fans and tourists from outside the Kingdom took part in the process of obtaining a visa related to the race ticket with easy and simple electronic procedures.
According to the Saudi Arabian channel, nearly 1,000 foreign visitors from 80 countries received the visa to follow up the Formula One race and the accompanying artistic events.
And took the opportunity in their first visit to the Kingdom to explore the archaeological sites and the Sahara, expressing their happiness to allow them to enter according to the system of electronic visa.