Guatemala visa requirements for Nigerians

Travel and visa requirements

Basic Travel Requirements for Nigerians visiting Guatemala

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


  • Visa application form completely filled (in block letters) and signed.
  • Recent passport-sized photographs which captures the full face and taken in white background.
  • National passport with validity exceeding the expected return date, with at least two blank pages.
  • Copy of the passports data sheet (page on which the photo is located).
  • Copies of your previous visas (if any).
  • A cover letter stating the purpose of visit to Guatemala and itinerary.
  • Flight Itinerary with dates and flight numbers specifying entry and exit from Guatemala.
  • Health Insurance. Proof of health insurance covering international travel.
  • Hotel reservation for the duration of the intended stay in Guatemala.
  • A proof of your civil status (marriage certificate, birth certificate of children, death certificate of spouse if applicable).

Guatemala Visa for Nigerians

Facts about Guatemala


Guatemala has a gorgeous landscape and an abundance of varied natural environment and beaches. The country is very popular for its archeological sites and stunning architecture. At some of the archeological sites in the country, you are likely to see altars with modern offerings to ancient spirits. There are a limited number of national but each of them is impressive. These national parks afford tourists the opportunity to behold the beauty of several species of flowers and to see various animals. Guatemala’s Pacific coast offers beaches which are prime for surfing and sportfishing. The Verapaces region has jungle hiking trails, the Chilasco Jump waterfall, the Candelaria and Lanquin caves, and the spring-fed stepped pools of the Semuc Champey. All these and more are sure to captivate tourists in the country.
 
The tourism industry is an important part of the economy of Guatemala. In 2008, the contribution of tourism to the economy was estimated at $1.8 billion. The number of tourist arrival in the country is set to be around two million tourists annually.
 
Foreigners traveling to the country are expected to declare any amount of cash exceeding $10,000 on entry to and exit from the country. Avoid any drug-related offense as there are very severe penalties as regards this.

Types of Guatemala Visa


Types of Visa Processing Time Duration of Stay
Tourist visa 3 - 7 days 90 days
Business visa 3 - 7 days 180 months

General Requirements for Guatemala Visa


  • Visa application form completely filled (in block letters) and signed.
  • Recent passport-sized photographs which captures the full face and taken in white background.
  • National passport with validity exceeding the expected return date, with at least two blank pages.
  • Copy of the passports data sheet (page on which the photo is located).
  • Copies of your previous visas (if any).
  • A cover letter stating the purpose of visit to Guatemala and itinerary.
  • Flight Itinerary with dates and flight numbers specifying entry and exit from Guatemala.
  • Health Insurance. Proof of health insurance covering international travel.
  • Hotel reservation for the duration of the intended stay in Guatemala.
  • A proof of your civil status (marriage certificate, birth certificate of children, death certificate of spouse if applicable).

Guatemala Visa Fees


Visa Type

Sub Types

Visa Fees

Tourist visa

50.00 (USD)

Business visa

50.00 (USD)

Guatemala Visa Application Centres & Embassies in Nigeria


Location

Address

Abuja

There is currently no Guatemalan embassy or consulate in Nigeria, but a visa into Guatemala can be obtained from any other neighboring country with a Guatemalan embassy.

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Frequently Asked Questions


What currency is used in Guatemala??
The official currency used in Guatemala is the Guatemalan Quetzal (GTQ).

Is there a Guatemalan embassy in Nigeria??
There is currently no Guatemalan embassy in Nigeria. Applicants are advised to use consulates in neighboring countries for their applications.

How safe is Guatemala to travel to??
Guatemala is not very safe. Violent crime, such as armed robbery and murder, is common, as well as gang activity, extortion and drug trafficking.

Where is Guatemala located??
Guatemala is located in Central America. It is bound by Mexico to the north and west, the Pacific Ocean to the southwest, Belize and the Caribbean Sea to the east and Honduras and El Salvador to the southeast.

How rich is Guatemala??
Guatemala is the biggest country in Central America. It has one of the highest disparities between rich and poor as well as one of the highest poverty levels worldwide, with 54% of the population living below the poverty line in 2006 and 54% in 2011.

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