Tunisia visa requirements for South Africans

Travel and visa requirements

Tunisian Visa is not required for South Africans

Stay Duration: 90 days

Entry Requirements

  • South Africans can stay in Tunisia visa free for a duration of 90 days. 
  • Intending visitors can stay on a tourist or business visa. 
  • South African passport holders don't require a visa to visit Tunisia.
  • Before departing Tunisia, visitors must pay an exit tax of 30 dinars per person (about €13). 
  • You must get travel/medical insurance before you travel.
  • Before entry into Tunisia, you must have a passport valid for six months, return ticket, 2 passport photographs, proof of accommodation and proof of sufficient funds.
  • You can extend your visa. However, an extension will not be granted for any non-emergency or foreseeable reason,

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I get a visa for Tunisia?

You can get a Tunisian visa by visiting visa application centers nearest to you.

What was Tunisia called before?

Tunisia was formerly called the city of Carthage.

How long does it take to get a Tunisian visa?

A Tunisian visa typically takes 15 days to be ready.

What is the best time to visit Tunisia?
The best time to visit Tunisia is during the springtime from April to June.

Are Tunisians Berbers?

Yes, Tunisians are Berbers.