Bolivia visa requirements for Benineses

Travel and visa requirements

Bolivian Visa is not required for Benineses

Stay Duration: 90 days

Entry Requirements

  • Beninese intending to visit Bolivian must first apply for an E-visa.
  • This online pre-visa can be granted by the Bolivian consulate in the applicant's home country.
  • On presentation of the pre-visa at the border checkpoint of Bolivia the traveller is then issued a visa on arrival.
  • Bolivian tourist visa costs US$160 and a specific purpose visa (eg for business) costs US$85.
  • This visa is valid for a maximum total stay of 90days within a one-year period.
  • Beninese are allowed to carry a maximum of $10,000 into Bolivia.
  • Alongside the printed confirmation that a visa will be issued upon arrival, the traveller must also have a return/onward ticket.
  • A proof of hotel accommodation is also needed, as well as an international certificate of vaccination.
  • Beninese intending to visit  Bolivia are required to provide a passport with six months of validity and with atleast two blank pages for stamps on arrival and departure.

Frequently Asked Questions


Is it safe to go to Bolivia??

Like many countries you visit as a tourist there are risks, particularly if you don't speak the main language (Spanish). Compared to most South American countries, Bolivia is safe for travellers, although crime rates have increased slightly over the last five years.


Is Bolivia a poor country??

Bolivia is one of the poorest countries in Latin America. Poverty, which restricts the exercise of human rights, affects population groups in different ways, according to gender and ethnic origin.


How dangerous is Bolivia??

As with many travel destinations, certain areas pose a greater threat of crime than others, as do certain times of day. Bolivia is a country where traveling after dark is particularly dangerous so caution should be exercised to avoid potential safety issues.


Is Bolivia a dictatorship??

Luis García Meza Tejada (8 August 1929 – 29 April 2018) was a Bolivian dictator. Between 1980 and 1981 García Meza was the dictatorof Bolivia.


Was Bolivia a dictatorship??

Luis García Meza Tejada (8 August 1929 – 29 April 2018) was a Bolivian dictator. Between 1980 and 1981 García Meza was the dictatorof Bolivia.