Covid-19 Information for Visitors

Covid-19 Information for Visitors

AlUla is operating under the new MOH Covid guidelines. In response to the new guidelines the following measures are now implemented:

Tours & Experiences
  • Heritage site tours are operating as normal, the number of visitors reduced per tour as per MOH guidelines.
  • All hiking trails have been suspended till further notice.
  • All other experiences and trails are operating under MOH guidelines.

Hotels, restaurants, and food trucks
  • Hotels will continue to welcome guests as usual. Hotel restaurants will not be opened for dine-in and meals will be served as room service.
  • All restaurants, food trucks, and cafes will be operating for take-away, no seating/dining-in will be available as per MOH guidelines.

  • Flight to and from AlUla will be operating as per schedule.
  • Taxis and ride-hailing services will continue to operate within MOH guidelines.

To learn more on the MOH new guidelines and Covid-19 measures please click here.

 AlUla is observing the following protocols. By following these measures, we strive to make your visit to this amazing destination as safe as possible.

Measures applied in AlUla to keep visitors safe:
  • Body temperature checks of visitors arriving at AlUla airport
  • Maintain 2 meters apart unless absolutely necessary
  • Avoid any unnecessary physical contact and touching your face
  • Sanitation stations will be visible and available in all possible areas
  • Staff and visitors will be encouraged to wash their hands frequently with soap and water
  • Where handwashing facilities are not immediately available, antiseptic gel dispensers will be provided
  • Staff who have contact with visitors will be provided with gloves and masks
  • The minimum number of essential employees will be on-site at any time
  • All areas will be kept well-ventilated
  • Commonly touched items and surfaces will be disinfected frequently
  • Dedicated eating areas of the appropriate size will allow for visitors to sit at safe distances
  • Tables will be sanitised between each use and at the end of the day
  • One-way travel systems are to be implemented where possible
  • Dedicated security personnel will ensure all guidelines contained in policy are maintained

Have questions? The national helpline for tourism queries related to COVID-19 is 930 and staffed 24/7.


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