Egypt travel Visa requirements for Namibian citizens

Travel and visa requirements

Basic Travel Requirements for Namibia citizens visiting Egypt

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


  • A copy of a signed, passport that is valid for at least 6 months beyond stay in Egypt.
  • Passport must have at least two blank pages for the visa stamp.
  • An application form that is correctly filled, signed and stamped.
  • One copy of recent passport photograph with a white background.
  • Passport photographs should be taken within the last 3 months.
  • Certificate of yellow fever and cholera vaccination is required.
  • Copy of airline ticket showing entry and departure from Egypt.
  • A bank statement that proofs sufficient funds.
  • For minor, a letter from parents showing approval of travel and duration of stay.
  • Proof of Travel Arrangements.


Egypt Visa for Namibia citizens

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 10 days 90 days
Business visa 10 days 90 days

General Requirements for Egypt Visa


  • A copy of a signed, passport that is valid for at least 6 months beyond stay in Egypt.
  • Passport must have at least two blank pages for the visa stamp.
  • An application form that is correctly filled, signed and stamped.
  • One copy of recent passport photograph with a white background.
  • Passport photographs should be taken within the last 3 months.
  • Certificate of yellow fever and cholera vaccination is required.
  • Copy of airline ticket showing entry and departure from Egypt.
  • A bank statement that proofs sufficient funds.
  • For minor, a letter from parents showing approval of travel and duration of stay.
  • Proof of Travel Arrangements.


Egypt Visa Fees


Visa Type

Sub Types

Visa Fees

Tourist visa

25.00 (USD)

Business visa

25.00 (USD)

Egypt Visa Application Centres & Embassies in Namibia


Location

Address

Windhoek

10 Berg Street P.O. Box 11853 Windhoek

embassy.windhoek@mfa.gov.eg

(+264) 61 221 501

Frequently Asked Questions


In what weather is it best to visit Egypt?

The best time to visit Egypt is from October to April when temperatures are at their most pleasant state. However, December and January constitute peak tourist season.


Is it safe to travel to Egypt?

Egypt is generally a safe country to travel to. Most areas are considered as relatively safe, except North Sinai Governorate being generally at a higher risk level.



What is the time zone for Egypt and Namibia?

There is no time difference between Egypt and Namibia. For example 18:37 Thursday, in Egypt is

18:37 Thursday, in Namibia


What currency is used in Egypt?

The official currency of Egypt is the Egyptian Pound(EGP) and it is divided into smaller currencies called qirsh or millimes.