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Ghana tourist visa for US citizens

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Ghana tourist visa for US citizens

US citizens are required to have a visa when travelling to Ghana. Ghana tourist visa is required for US citizens. The stay is usually short. Applicant is not required to be present when applying for Ghana tourist visa. A total of 5 documents are required for applying Ghana tourist visa.

Ghana tourist visa conditions for US citizens

short stay

How to apply for Ghana tourist visa from USA

US citizens need to get tourist visa to visit Ghana. Ghana tourist visa process requires you to follow a total of 8 steps.
  • Step 1 : Gather all the necessary documents required for a Ghana tourist visa including passport and any other supporting documents.
  • Step 2 : Check that US passport is valid for at least six months from the date of your arrival in Ghana. If not apply for a new US passport.
  • Step 3 : Fill the application form for Ghana.
  • Step 4 : After filling, providing the required documents with your passport and make the payment and submit visa application at the embassy of Ghana
  • Step 5 : Once visa application for Ghana is approved, you will receive a visa sticker in your passport and will be notified by e-mail.
  • Step 6 : Pickup your passport from Ghana embassy
  • Step 7 : Upon arrival in Ghana, present USA passport to the immigration officer at the counter.
  • Step 8 : You will receive Ghana visa stamp in your passport, which allows you to stay in Ghana for the duration on your stamping.

Ghana tourist visa requirements for US citizens

Documents required for Ghana tourist visa from USA include passport and other supporting documents. A total of 5 documents are required.
  • Passport

  • Original Passport or Travel document of USA with at least 6 months remaining validity on the date of travel and have at least 2 visa pages clear of any markings.
  • Travel Bookings

  • A round-trip flight reservations(s) for Ghana 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.
  • Accomodation Bookings

  • Hotel reservation(s) in Ghana 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.
  • Proof of Funds

  • Proof of enough money for your stay and to leave Ghana
  • Travel itinerary

  • Travel itinerary (travel reservation to and from USA in your name, not a ticket) Embassy recommends not to purchase hotel and flight tickets until visa is approved. So don’t risk your money, time and effort by buying actual tickets. Get best hotel and flight itinerary within minutes for any country visa.
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✨ Ghana tourist visa tips

  • International Certificate of Vaccination required.
  • An application for a visa into Ghana within 30 days before the intended date of departure is mandatory.

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Do us citizens need a visa to go to Ghana?

Yes, visa is required for US citizens. You can get visa details, documents required, official website and other details for Ghana visa but if you still have question which are unanswered then you can discuss with the community

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Ghana travel restrictions

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Ghana has major restrictions for travel. Most visitors from USA will not be allowed to travel to Ghana. Find travel restrictions, quarantine and entry requirements to travel Ghana.
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