Saudi Arabia is part of Asia with main city at
Riyadh. Its Developing country with a
population of 32M people. The main currency is Saudi Riyal. The languages
spoken are Arabic. the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is the formal name of Saudi Arabia It is adviced to Reconsider your need to travel Get useful information like travel advice, temperatures, rainfall, socket plugs,
languages spoken, SIM cards, ATM, currencies, road rules and emergency numbers.
👍 Developing 🌤️ ~16.92 °C 🌧 ~5.74 mm 👨👩👦👦 32M people
⚠️ Travel advice
Reconsider your need to travel
We've reviewed our travel advice for Saudi Arabia, including new information on entry and exit conditions and laws. We haven’t changed the level of our advice - reconsider your need to travel. Higher levels apply in some areas. Do not travel to Areas within 30 kilometres of the border with Yemen.
issued date: October 5, 2019
Saudi Arabia uses 230V, 60Hz with socket and plug Type G.
The languages that are typically spoken are Arabic
💱 Currencies Used
Saudi Arabia uses the Saudi riyal (symbol: ?.?), code SAR.Banknotes come in denominations of 500, 50, 10, 5 and 1 riyals. Riyal is subdivided into 100 halalas. Coins come in denominations of 50, 25, 10 and 5 halalas.
Automatic teller machines are very common in Saudi Arabia. You can find them in both large & small cities, tourist areas etc.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM — your standard magnetic card will work fine.
Expected to tip Tipping is quite common in Saudi Arabia and it's good etiquette to leave one. How much money you leave depends on the service and how happy you were with it. Receipts might sometimes include a service charge.