Saudi Arabia is located in the Middle East. Saudi Arabia borders the countries of Jordan, Kuwait, Iraq, Oman, Qatar, United Arab Emirates and Yemen. The Red Sea borders Saudi Arabia to the west, and the Persian Gulf bord... More »

The capital of Saudi Arabia is Riyadh. It is the largest city in Saudi Arabia, home to approximately 5.7 million people. Saudi Arabia is the largest country on the Arabian Peninsula and has a population of roughly 27 mil... More »

As of June 2015, citizens of any country must have a visa to visit Saudi Arabia, with the exception of nationals of Bahrain, Oman, Qatar, Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates. Travelers from the countries exempted must ha... More »

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is located in Asia in the region known as the Middle East. It is the largest country in that region. More »

The Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia in Washington, D.C. offers consular and travel services, including document verification, travel agency planning for Hajj and Umrah pilgrimages, visa application services and services fo... More » Government & Politics Politics

An Umrah visa to Saudi Arabia can only be obtained through an authorized, licensed U.S. travel agency. A list of travel agents able to issue an Umrah visa is available at An Umrah visa, which is free of... More » Geography

According to Fanack, Saudi Arabia has the largest natural resource deposits in the Middle East, with oil and gas being the most important. According to 2008 estimates, the Kingdom has over 267 billion barrels of recovera... More »