Egypt visa requirements for Thais

Travel and visa requirements

Basic Travel Requirements for Thais visiting Egypt

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


  • A passport valid for at least 6 months from the intended arrival date and must have two blank pages for visa stamps.
  • Duly completed and signed Egyptian visa application form.
  • Two recent passport photographs taken against a white background and 2x2 inches in size is required.
  • A complete travel document.
  • Proof of financial capability to cover your duration of stay in Egypt.
  • Proof of accommodation.
  • Copy of return flight tickets.
  • A certificate of yellow fever vaccination.
  • A document stating the applicant's purpose and duration of visit in Egypt.
  • Copy of travel itinerary.
  • If the applicant is a minor, the parents/legal guardians have to sign the form.
  • A consent letter from the applicant’s parents or legal guardian is required (if the applicant is a minor).
  • A police report stating that the applicant is free from criminal offenses. 

Egypt Visa for Thais

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 15 Working Days 90 Days
Business visa 10 Working days 30 Days
Student visa 6 Weeks 6 Months and above

General Requirements for Egypt Visa


  • A passport valid for at least 6 months from the intended arrival date and must have two blank pages for visa stamps.
  • Duly completed and signed Egyptian visa application form.
  • Two recent passport photographs taken against a white background and 2x2 inches in size is required.
  • A complete travel document.
  • Proof of financial capability to cover your duration of stay in Egypt.
  • Proof of accommodation.
  • Copy of return flight tickets.
  • A certificate of yellow fever vaccination.
  • A document stating the applicant's purpose and duration of visit in Egypt.
  • Copy of travel itinerary.
  • If the applicant is a minor, the parents/legal guardians have to sign the form.
  • A consent letter from the applicant’s parents or legal guardian is required (if the applicant is a minor).
  • A police report stating that the applicant is free from criminal offenses. 

Egypt Visa Fees


Visa Type

Sub Types

Visa Fees

Tourist visa

25.00 (USD)

Business visa

25.00 (USD)

Student visa

25.00 (USD)

Egypt Visa Application Centres & Embassies in Thailand


Location

Address

Bangkok

Sorachai Building, 31st Floor 23/122-125 Sukhumvit 63 (Ekamai), Khlong Tan Nuea Watthana Bangkok 10110 Thailand

http://www.mfa.gov.eg/bangkok_emb

embassy.bangkok@mfa.gov.eg, egyptth1@truemail.co.th

(+66) 2726 9831-3

Frequently Asked Questions


What is the religion practiced in Egypt?

Islam is the official religion in Egypt. According to official estimates, 90% of the population are Muslim and 8% to 10% are Christian, with the Coptic Orthodox Church being the largest Christian denomination.


What food is Egypt famous for?

kushari, a mixture of rice, lentils, and macaroni is the national dish in Egypt. Ful medames is also one of the most popular dishes. Fava bean is also used in making falafel (most commonly referred to as ta'ameya in Egypt, and served with fresh tomatoes, tahina sauce and arugula).


What is Egypt known for?

Egypt is famous for its ancient monuments, such as the Pyramids and the Sphinx.


When is the best time to visit Egypt?

The best time to visit Egypt is from September through April. Christmas, New Year and Easter are also very popular times to visit Egypt, foreigners are advised to book early. 


How can I have a tourist visa for Egypt for a year??

If i live in Germany and i have a German visa but i have Thai passport, where can i make a tourist visa to travel in Egypt??