Egypt visa requirements for Cameroonians

Travel and visa requirements

Basic Travel Requirements for Cameroonians visiting Egypt

Travelers are required to fulfill the following requirements in order to apply for a Egyptian Visa.


  • A Cameroonian passport valid for at least six months from the intended date of arrival into Egypt. The passport should have at least two blank space and must not be torn or altered in any way.
  • A completed visa application form signed by the applicant.
  • Recent four passport-size photographs (2 x 2 cm) taken on a white background.
  • Travel document should be completely provided during the visa application.
  • The Bank statement from the previous three months prior to the period of visa application. This is proof that you are able to take care of yourself during your time in Egypt.
  •  A travel insurance which has sufficient coverage and is valid for the length of your stay in Egypt.
  • A proof of hotel reservation or accommodation for the period of stay in the country.
  • A police report showing the traveler does not have a criminal record.
  • Onward or  return flight ticket to your home country is required to prove your intention of returning back.
  • A copy of travel itinerary.

Egypt Visa for Cameroonians

Facts about Egypt


Egypt is a country which is very rich in history and culture. Egypt is known to have a lot of pyramids with most of them being tombs for the Egyptian pharaohs. The pyramids found at Giza are considered to be the most popular pyramids in Egypt. The largest pyramid is the ‘Pyramid of Khufu’ at Giza, it is the only one of the seven wonders of the world which still exists. Tourists in the country can visit museums to see ancient Egyptian antiquities or take a ride through the safari on a camel’s back or a jeep. Whatever you want to do during your time in Egypt, it definitely is great fun.
 
The tourism industry in Egypt is a leading aspect to the economic growth in Egypt. In 2010, Egypt played host to 14.7 million tourists and contributed more than 11%of the country’s GDP. From then on, the number of tourist visits in the country has been on the rise and it is expected to keep rising for the foreseeable future.
 
Travelers into Egypt are not allowed to enter or leave Egypt with more than $10,000 or its equivalent in any currency. People caught in any homosexual act are subject to 10 years imprisonment. Avoid drinking alcohol in public places, you could be arrested if seen doing so. The Egyptian government is not against the practice of Christianity but trying to convert someone to the Christian faith is illegal.

Types of Egypt Visa


Types of Visa Processing Time Duration of Stay
Tourist visa 8 working days to 10 working days 90 days
Business visa 8 working days to 10 working days 90 days
Transit visa 8 working days to 10 working days 24 hours

General Requirements for Egypt Visa


  • A Cameroonian passport valid for at least six months from the intended date of arrival into Egypt. The passport should have at least two blank space and must not be torn or altered in any way.
  • A completed visa application form signed by the applicant.
  • Recent four passport-size photographs (2 x 2 cm) taken on a white background.
  • Travel document should be completely provided during the visa application.
  • The Bank statement from the previous three months prior to the period of visa application. This is proof that you are able to take care of yourself during your time in Egypt.
  •  A travel insurance which has sufficient coverage and is valid for the length of your stay in Egypt.
  • A proof of hotel reservation or accommodation for the period of stay in the country.
  • A police report showing the traveler does not have a criminal record.
  • Onward or  return flight ticket to your home country is required to prove your intention of returning back.
  • A copy of travel itinerary.

Egypt Visa Fees


Visa Type

Sub Types

Visa Fees

Tourist visa

60.00 (USD)

Business visa

60.00 (USD)

Transit visa

60.00 (USD)

Egypt Visa Application Centres & Embassies in Cameroon


Location

Address

Yaounde

Avenue Bayardelle No.7 bis Centre Ville P.O. Box 917 Yaoundé Cameroo

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(+237) 2203922

Frequently Asked Questions


What I can wear in Egypt?

Egypt is a predominantly Muslim country, so the dress code is  naturally conservative, especially for women. Some women wear a hijab some wear a niqab and few don't cover their heads at all. Female tourists are not required by law to follow the dress code


What currency is best used in Egypt?

 The Egyptian pound is the official currency in Egypt and is commonly abbreviated as EGP, LE or E£. It is divided into 100 piastres or 1,000 millimes. However, US dollar, pound sterling, and euro are accepted mainly in tourist areas and major cities. 


What happens when you overstay your visa?

If you have stayed a few days, you may not be asked for fine but be prepared. But if it is few months, a large amount of fine will be collected before you board the plane.  You may have to leave the country with fine.


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