Since December 2017, the Arab Republic of Egypt allows nationals of 74 nationalities wishing to enter the country for tourism only, to obtain their visa via a simplified electronic procedure, the e-Visa (for electronic visa).
Assistance in obtaining e-Visa for the Arab Republic of Egypt 🇪🇬
Germans, Belgians, French, Italians and Portuguese can apply for an e-Visa with their identity card.
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What are the advantages of e-Visa compared to visa on arrival?
What are the eligibility criteria for the Egyptian e-Visa?
Which nationalities are eligible for e-Visa?
🇸🇦 Saudi Arabia
🇦🇪 United Arab Emirates
🇺🇸 United States
🇭🇰 Hong Kong
🇲🇰 N. Macedonia
🇳🇿 New Zealand
🇬🇧 United Kingdom
🇨🇿 Czech Rep. Czech Republic
🇸🇲 San Marino
these nationalities can enter Egypt with their identity card + photo ID, without having a passport
How much does the e-Visa for Egypt cost?
Single entry e-Visa
- 1 entry to Egypt
- 30 days of validity
- $57 per traveler
Multiple entry e-Visa
- Several entries over 6 months
- 30 days validity per stay
- $88 per traveler
The authorities may take a few more days to edit the document
The Egyptian e-visa in brief
|Number of entries||1 or unlimited|
|Time to obtain||72h if urgent departure|
|Length of stay||0 to 30 days|
|Validity||Up to 6 months|
|Consular fees||From $26|
For a trip to Egypt, you will be required to obtain an electronic visa for Egypt. With your Egypt single entry tourist visa, you haveone entry into Egypt, 30 days validity, for a total of $57 per person.
With a multiple entry eVisa you have multiple entries for 6 months. Your Egypt eVisa is eligible at all entry points.
Electronic visas for Egypt are issued within 72 hours for urgent departures, however this time frame is purely indicative, we are dependent on the administrative services in Egypt.
When to go to Egypt?
The months of March to May are a good time to travel to Egypt. In summer, the heat can be scorching and unpleasant to visit, so this period should be avoided.
Places to visit in Egypt
Take part in a thrilling tour of the Egyptian desert. Accompanied by professionals, leave fromHurghada and climb down the dunes to the traditional village.
Located north of Lake Nasser, the Abu Simbel temples are an important part of your trip to Egypt. Built by Ramses II, they were moved in 1960 to save them from the flooding caused by the Aswan Dam.
This flight over Luxor will make you discover the wonders of ancient Egypt. Accompanied by professionals, fly with the wind and live an extraordinary experience.
The Valley of the Kings is one of the most famous monuments in ancient Egypt. Famous for its beautifully painted royal tombs, this is a unique experience.
Overlooking St Catherine's Monastery, Mount Sinai rises to an altitude of 2,280m. We recommend that you arrive at sunrise or sunset to admire the rosy colours of the mountains.
- Official country name: Arab Republic of Egypt
- Location: North Africa
- Capital: Cairo
- Area: 1.01 million km2
- Language: Arabic
- Currency: Egyptian pound
- Climate: Mediterranean
- Time zone: UTC +2 to +3
Health: No vaccinations are required for travel to Egypt. Universal vaccines must be updated. Cairo is one of the most polluted cities in the world.