How to Get a Tourist Visa for Venezuela

Venezuela Tourist Visa

Venezuela Tourist Visa

If you are headed to Venezuela as a tourist, lucky you! Venezuela is an awesome country, and has the honor of being the FIRST country I visited in South America. Such began a love affair with this continent that has lasted even up to this day.

If you are going to Venezuela on tourism, you might need to get a Tourist Visa depending on what country you are from.

Go to my Venezuela visa page for information on other types of visas for Venezuela.

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

Visa required for U.S. citizens before you go to Venezuela: Yes.

  • Also make sure to have at least six months validity remaining on your passport from the date of your arrival in Venezuela.

Visa required for non-U.S. citizens before you go to Venezuela:

  • Check this page here at the Venezuela Ministry of Foreign Relations to see if you need to get a visa for Venezuela.
Find your closest consulate
  • If you’re inside the U.S., click here to find the embassy or consulate that services your State.
  • 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 required documents you need to get. However, in general, the required documents should follow what is posted here.

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.
  • If you are applying in the U.S., the latest visa fees are listed here.
Submit materials
  • Submit your required materials from Step 2 and visa fee from Step 3 to the Embassy or Consulate you found in Step 1.
  • Submission instructions will vary from consulate to consulate. 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 Venezuela will give to you your brand new Venezuela visa.

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