Find out everything there is to know about planning your trip and traveling into Saudi Arabia, suggested itineraries, directions to the venue, and a few additional tips to keep in mind for a safe visit to the show.
Plan Your Visit
COVID-19 TRAVEL REGULATIONS
- Saudi Arabia has opened its borders for travel and all restrictions have been lifted
- A COVID-19 test and vaccination certificate is not required for entry into the country
- Arrivals are not required to quarantine
- Face masks are required in some enclosed spaces but not at the expo venue (Riyadh International Convention and Exhibition Center)
- Restaurants are open and public transportation is operational
- Insurance is mandatory for holders of all visit visas / entry permits to cover the costs of COVID-19 treatment if needed during traveler stay
EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT YOUR VISA APPLICATION
Saudi Arabia is opening its doors to the world by way of its new tourist visa. Through their fast and easy-to-use online portal, international visitors from 49 eligible countries can apply for an eVisa and discover the warm hospitality and vibrant culture of Saudi and its people.
The eVisa will be a one-year, multiple entry visa, allowing exhibitors and visitors of the show to spend up to 90 days in the country. Aside from being able to attend SEA Expo 2023, the tourist visa enables travelers to participate in tourism-related activities such as, events, family / relative visits and leisure.
APPLY FOR YOUR VISA IN 3 EASY STEPS
- Fill in the application
- Pay the visa fee
- Get your online visa
HOW TO FIND THE VENUE?
Riyadh Front Exhibition and Conference Centre (RFECC) is an iconic venue on the north-east side of Riyadh, the heart of the Middle East, which can be reached by a wide range of air links from global cities. Easy to reach and conveniently located, RFECC leads the industry with unrivalled service standards to help you create engaging and memorable experiences at events of all scales.
The centre boasts nearly 243,388 square metres of total land area, a convention centre, a VIP lounge, press and business centres, fully equipped meeting rooms, underground and open parking spaces, security, rental car service and airport shuttle facilities.
Address: King Khalid International Airport, Riyadh 11564, Saudi Arabia
You can reach Riyadh from outside the country through King Khalid International Airport. The airport is big enough for 12 million visitors, is extremely well organised, offers exceptional services, free WIFI, a wide range of restaurants and comfortable waiting areas.
There are safe roads for travel into and around Riyadh from other Saudi cities or nearby countries. The road is equipped with gas stations, services, and restaurants.
While moving around in Riyadh, you can use transportation applications such as Uber and Careem. You can also take one of the cabs that are available all over the city. If you would like to enjoy the Riyadh roads that are rich in beautiful details, you can rent a car from the airport upon your arrival.
In the ever-growing and flourishing city of Riyadh, you will discover the birthplace of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, along with its historical treasures hidden in the old palaces that witnessed the founding of the kingdom.
It is a destination for tourists from all over the globe who wish to discover a world of shopping, entertainment and business. The malls offer the most exciting shopping experience, and the sand dunes combined with the brightest stars in the sky present the most magical experience in nature. It is an environment full of a natural variety and unique characteristics that are intriguing for explorers.
On the other side of the bustling city, you can enjoy a variety of experiences in luxurious restaurants that offer their special services, and their elaborate international dishes. Simultaneously, the local Riyadh restaurants will tempt you with their authentic flavors and blend of spices originating from Saudi culture.