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India tourist visa for Nigerian citizens

Nigerian citizens are required to have a visa when travelling to India. India tourist visa is required for Nigerian citizens. The stay is usually short with a period of 90 days and visa expires in 365 days. Applicant is not required to be present when applying for India tourist visa. A total of 8 documents are required for applying India tourist visa.
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India tourist visa conditions for Nigerian citizens

Max Stay: 90 days

Visa Validity: 365 days

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How to apply for India tourist visa from Nigeria

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

India tourist visa requirements for Nigerian citizens

Documents required for India tourist visa from Nigeria include passport, a completed visa application form and other supporting documents. A total of 8 documents are required.
  • Visa Application Form

  • Completed application form for India
  • Passport Photo

  • Photo must be no older than 6 months
  • Passport

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

  • A clear scan copy of passport of country with the information pages that has signature. Provide the pages of your current passport showing your photo, personal details and passport issue and expiry dates. Must be valid for six months beyond the expiry date of the visa.
  • Accomodation Bookings

  • Hotel reservation(s) in destination for the duration of your visit. Embassy recommends not to purchase tickets until visa is approved. Donโ€™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.
  • Travel Bookings

  • A round-trip flight reservations(s) for destination. 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.
  • Bank Statement

  • A recent monthly bank statement of the applicant from country. 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.
  • National Identity

  • A certified copy of your national identity card/s (other than your passport) of country. You must provide a copy of both sides of each card.
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