Afghanistan tourist visa
Afghanistan tourist visa from South Africa
Afghanistan tourist visa is required for South African citizens. The stay is usually short with a period of 30 days and visa expires in 90 days. Applicant is required to be present when applying for Afghanistan tourist visa. A total of 9 documents are required for applying Afghanistan tourist visa. You can also find useful tips from fellow travellers.
Afghanistan tourist visa conditions for South African citizens
- Tourist Visa is issued to foreign nationals who intend to visit Afghanistan individually or with a group for visiting natural beauties, tourist and historic places.Tourist Visa can be extended only once by the Ministry of Interior Affairs upon the approval of the Afghan Tourism Department.
- Please be aware that employment is not permitted under a tourist visa.
Max Stay: 30 days
Visa Validity: 90 days
How to apply for a Afghanistan tourist visa from South Africa
Step 1 : South African citizens need to get a visa for Afghanistan by going to the nearest embassy.
Step 2 : Fill the application form for Afghanistan.
Step 3 : After filling, providing the required documents with your passport and make the payment and submit visa application at the embassy of Afghanistan
Step 4 : Once the visa application for Afghanistan is approved, you will be notified by e-mail.
Step 5 : Pickup your passport from Afghanistan embassy
Step 6 : You can now travel to Afghanistan and stay for the duration on your visa.
Afghanistan tourist visa requirements for South African citizens
9 documents required for Afghanistan tourist visa
Visa Application Form
Completed application form for Afghanistan
Photo must be no older than 6 months
Negative COVID-19 PCR test result required for all international travellers coming to Afghanistan. The negative PCR test must be issued with in 72 hours of before departure.
COVID-19 vaccination proof for travellers coming to Afghanistan. The last dose of vaccine must be taken atleast 14 ays before departure.
Original Passport or Travel document of South Africa with at least 6 months remaining validity on the date of travel and have at least 2 visa pages clear of any markings.
A recent monthly bank statement of the applicant from South Africa. The statement must clearly show the applicant's name as the account holder, the balances of the accounts, and the date of the statement. If statements are printed online then it has to be Authenticated (stamped) by the bank officials.
Hotel reservation(s) in Afghanistan for the duration of your visit. Embassy recommends not to purchase tickets until visa is approved. Don’t risk your money, time and effort by buying actual tickets. Get hotel bookings for any city in the world within minutes for visa purposes.
A round-trip flight reservations(s) for Afghanistan. An Onward Ticket is a flight reservation made by a real travel agency that can be helpful for visa applications or if you want to enter a country without purchasing a return flight. Get verifiable one way, round trip, and multi-city flight bookings for visa purposes.
Covering letter mentioning the details of the applicant, travel and details of the other members travelling with you.
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Afghanistan COVID-19 travel restrictions
Afghanistan is open for travel. Most visitors from South Africa can travel to Afghanistan without restrictions. No quarantine is required. Find travel restrictions, quarantine and entry requirements to travel Afghanistan.
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