The Duchess of Cornwall visited Saudi Arabia's first university for women, where women are paid to study without much prospect of a job.
The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall saw the human cost of the conflict in Syria on a visit to a refugee camp in Jordan.
Prince Charles has celebrated his 64th birthday by going behind the scenes at the new Hobbit film.
The Duchess of Cornwall has met some of the first ever Saudi Arabian female members of parliament. Greeting them at the lavishly decorated Majlis Ash Shura, she said:
Beneath all those pretty smiles there are a lot of very powerful women here.
The Duchess of Cornwall has met the first woman to be appointed to Saudi Arabia's parliament. 30-year-old Majlis Ash Shura said it was an honour to welcome British royalty. Camilla joked how the building was much lighter than the House of Commons.
Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall are visiting the Saudi Arabia's Shura Council as part of their nine-day tour of the Middle East.
The Duchess has been meeting some of the first female members of the body which advises the government on new legislation.
In January, Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah appointed women to a fifth of the 150 seats in the Council for the first time.
Prince Charles and Camilla will also pay visits to a women's university and a business event today.
The Prince of Wales has revealed he is having Arabic lessons.
Charles told guests at a reception in Qatar that the language "goes in one ear and out the other", but an aide disclosed that he has been having private tuition for more than six months.