As a woman, do I have to wear hijab or abaya in Saudi? (Head and body covering garments) February 10, 2021 14:45 Updated It is not mandatory to wear hijab or abaya. However, all visitors should dress decently. Related articles Can I apply as a solo female traveler? How much will my application for Saudi Arabia visit visa for tourism cost? Can men wear shorts in public places in KSA? Do I have to print my e-Visa upon arrival? Who is eligible for a visit visa?