Azerbaijan visa requirements for Egyptians

Travel and visa requirements

Basic Travel Requirements for Egyptians visiting Azerbaijan

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


  • Passport with a validity of more than 6 months from the intended period of exiting the country. The passport should have at least two blank pages for the necessary stamp.
  • Correctly filled visa application form duly signed by the applicant.
  • Two recent passport-sized photographs with a white background. The photo should follow the specification for a visa application.
  • Original copy of bank statement from the past three months prior to the period of visa application. This is proof of a steady and continuous flow of funds.
  • Travel insurance which has sufficient medical coverage. The insurance should be valid for the duration of your stay in the country.
  • Proof of accommodation for the period you will be staying in the country.
  • Copy of return flight ticket.
  • Travel itinerary.

Azerbaijan Visa for Egyptians

Facts about Azerbaijan


Azerbaijan is a small nation that is usually overlooked by tourists but you will be surprised by how much fun you can have in the country. The most popular city, Baku, which is also the most popular city is the main tourist attraction site. The city has a fire mountain, it is a hillside with a continuously burning natural fire, cool right? There is also a Museum of Miniature Books, Mud Volcanoes just to mention a few. A lot of fun things can be done at various destinations.
 
Within the period of a year from 2016 to 2017, there was a 16 percent rise in the number of tourists that visited the country. On average, Azerbaijan receives about 2.2 million tourists yearly.
 
Citizens of Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Russia, Tajikistan, Ukraine, and Uzbekistan can visit Azerbaijan without having a visa for a period of 90 days.

Any attempt to convert or try to convert someone of another religion to your religion is a crime.

Types of Azerbaijan Visa


Types of Visa Processing Time Duration of Stay
Tourist visa 10 working days 90 days
Business visa 10 working days 90 days
Transit visa 10 working days 3 days

General Requirements for Azerbaijan Visa


  • Passport with a validity of more than 6 months from the intended period of exiting the country. The passport should have at least two blank pages for the necessary stamp.
  • Correctly filled visa application form duly signed by the applicant.
  • Two recent passport-sized photographs with a white background. The photo should follow the specification for a visa application.
  • Original copy of bank statement from the past three months prior to the period of visa application. This is proof of a steady and continuous flow of funds.
  • Travel insurance which has sufficient medical coverage. The insurance should be valid for the duration of your stay in the country.
  • Proof of accommodation for the period you will be staying in the country.
  • Copy of return flight ticket.
  • Travel itinerary.

Azerbaijan Visa Fees


Visa Type

Sub Types

Visa Fees

Tourist visa

350.00 (USD)

Business visa

350.00 (USD)

Transit visa

40.00 (USD)

Azerbaijan Visa Application Centres & Embassies in Egypt


Location

Address

Cairo

Maadi Sarayat, Street 10, Villa 16/24, Cairo, Egypt.

http://cairo.mfa.gov.az

embassy.azerbaijan.cairo@gmail.com

+2 (02) 2358 3761, +2 (02) 2358 3783

Frequently Asked Questions


Do I need a visa to travel to Azerbaijan?

Yes, all Egyptians who intend to visit Azerbaijan must apply for a visa from their embassy in Cairo. Check the embassy address in this article for directions. 


Is Azerbaijan a religious country?
Even though 95% of the population is Shiite Muslim, Azerbaijan is a strictly secular state and can be largely regarded as an agnostic and non-religious nation. Religious signs, flags, slogans in public and proselytizing for any religion are prohibited by law. Any violation will result in fines, imprisonment, and in case of foreigners, deportation from the country.

What's the official currency of Azerbaijan?
New Azerbaijani manat (Yeni Manat) is the widely accepted and official currency of Azerbaijan. The currency code is AZN.

What language is spoken in Azerbaijan?
Azerbaijani is the official language. It's a Turkic language, closely related to Turkish itself. English is mostly spoken only in popular tourist locations especially Baku. It'll be difficult to talk to people in English in the remote areas of Azerbaijan. Travelers are advised to bring an Azeri phrase book or learn either one of Azeri, Turkish or Russian which make up the languages spoken in the country.

Is Azerbaijan safe to visit?
Azerbaijan is generally safe but there are high cases of robbing and pickpocketing at night in the capital, Baku. Travelers are advised to apply caution, especially in public transport.