How to Get a Tourist Visa for Guatemala

Guatemala Tourist Visa

Guatemala Tourist Visa

If you are thinking of traveling to Guatemala on tourist, you should know that you might need to get a tourist visa before you go depending on where you are from.

(Go to my Guatemala visa page for information on other types of visas for Guatemala.)

I’ll break everything down for you below about how to go about getting the Guatemala Tourist Visa.

  • Visa required for U.S. citizens before you go to Guatemala:  No.
  • Visa required for non-U.S. citizens before you go to Guatemala:
    • Check this list to see if you need a visa before you go to Guatemala.
    • The easier-to-read list is here.
Find your closest consulate
  • If you’re inside the U.S: Click here to find the embassy or consulate that services your jurisdiction (based on the State you live in).
  •  If you’re outside of the U.S.:  Click here.
Gather documentation
  • You should definitely check the website of the Consulate or Embassy you found in Step 1 above to confirm what is required for you. An easy-to-read list that shows the types of things you would need for this visa type if you are applying in the United States is here at the Chicago Consulate.
Visa fee
  • Visa fees might vary depending on where you apply, so go to the website of the Embassy or Consulate you found in Step 1.
Submit materials
  • Submission instructions will vary from consulate to consulate and embassy to embassy, so you will need to check the submission instructions at the website of the embassy or consulate you found in Step 1.
Receive your visa

Congratulations!  The Embassy or Consulate of Guatemala will give to you your brand new Guatemala visa.

Vaccination information

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