Turkey visa requirements for Sierra Leoneans

Travel and visa requirements

Basic Travel Requirements for Sierra Leoneans visiting Turkey

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


    • A duly completed visa application form which carries the applicant’s signature.
    • A valid passport which has a validity of more than 6 months after your intended date of exit from the country. 
    • Two blank passport pages for visa stamps.
    • One recent passport photograph taken on a white background. The photograph should follow the specification for a visa application.
    • Bank statement for six months prior to the period of visa application.
    • Valid travel insurance which covers sufficient medical insurance for the duration of stay in the country.
    • Proof of accommodation for your stay in Turkey.
    • Copy of return flight ticket.
    • Proof of civil status.
    • Copy of travel itinerary.

    Turkey Visa for Sierra Leoneans

    Facts about Turkey


    Turkey is a country rich in culture, architecture, delicious delicacies, beautiful landscape and is a shopper’s delight. Did you know that the city of Istanbul covers two continents? The city of Istanbul is located on Bosphorus which is a strait of water that divides Asia and Europe. You will have a difficult time picking a place to visit as there are a plethora of amazing places to visit.

    Turkey is the sixth most visited destination for tourists in the world. With a yearly visit of about 25 million tourists.

    Citizens of Australia, Britain, Canada and Ireland who have valid passports of their countries can obtain an e-visa. New Zealanders can enter Turkey without a visa.

    Types of Turkey Visa


    Types of Visa Processing Time Duration of Stay
    Tourist visa 7 working days 90 days
    Work visa 7 working days 1-5 years

    General Requirements for Turkey Visa


      • A duly completed visa application form which carries the applicant’s signature.
      • A valid passport which has a validity of more than 6 months after your intended date of exit from the country. 
      • Two blank passport pages for visa stamps.
      • One recent passport photograph taken on a white background. The photograph should follow the specification for a visa application.
      • Bank statement for six months prior to the period of visa application.
      • Valid travel insurance which covers sufficient medical insurance for the duration of stay in the country.
      • Proof of accommodation for your stay in Turkey.
      • Copy of return flight ticket.
      • Proof of civil status.
      • Copy of travel itinerary.

      Turkey Visa Fees


      Visa Type

      Sub Types

      Visa Fees

      Tourist visa

      60.00 (USD)

      Work visa

      60.00 (USD)

      Turkey Visa Application Centres & Embassies in Sierra Leone


      Location

      Address

      Freetown

      Turkish Embassy. 11 Siaka Stevens Street, Freetown, Sierra Leone.

      +232) 22 224584, (+232) 22 224998

      Frequently Asked Questions


      Is it safe to travel to Turkey?
      Turkey's largest city, and its capital, Ankara, are mostly safe. However, much like other major cities, precautions should be taken to avoid the chances of being caught up in civil unrest or a terrorist attack.

      What is the main religion in Turkey?

      99% of Turkey’s population are Muslims and Turkey’s history is principally that of the Islamic religion. 


      How should a woman tourist dress in Turkey?

      In Turkish cities, shorts and T-shirts are the marks of the tourists. You can wear shorts around except when you visit mosques where you must be properly covered up with sleeved summer dresses or sleeved top and skirt.


      Hello I want to know if you give tourist visa?

      I live in Turkey presently but I want to apply for another visa?
      Joshua Dauda kellie

      6 months ago

      Can I apply


      HELLO! I am a student living in Sierra Leone I want to continue studies in Turkey. Is that possible??
      Mohamed Sesay

      1 year ago

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      Alieu White mansaray

      1 year ago

      HELLO! I am a student living in Sierra Leone I want to continue studies in Turkey. Is that possible??


      How much is the work Visa fees?

      How can I apply for a Turkish visa??

      Is there age limits to apply for turkey visa?
      Jonathan Humper

      8 months ago

      What is the age limit of applying for turkey visa


      How much for work visa?

      If you have already paid 60.00Usd is for both the visa and ticket and I should paid to the Turkish Embassy or bank and please let me have the Turkish Embassy mobile number in Sierra Leone?