Zimbabwe visa requirements for Thais

Travel and visa requirements

Zimbabwean Visa is not required for Thais

Stay Duration: 30 days

Entry Requirements

  • Zimbabwe is a landlocked country in southern Africa. The country's capital and largest city is Harare.
  • Zimbabwe is known for its dramatic landscape and diverse wildlife, much of it within parks, reserves and safari areas.
  • Thailand citizens visiting Zimbabwe can apply for an electronic visa as tourists and stay up to 30 days.
  • Prospective visitors are required to have a passport valid for at least 6 months beyond their date of entry into Zimbabwe and the passport should have a minimum of three blank pages for necessary stampings.
  • A passport-sized photograph is required on the course of your Zimbabwean e-visa application form filling.
  • Proof of residence in your home country and national identity (I.D.) card.
  • Your approved and granted Zimbabwean e-visa print-out letter and filled form.
  • On entry and exit into Zimbabwe, tourists with amounts above USD 10,000 will be required to declare it.
  • Proof of a confirmed means of accommodation for their entire stay in the country. This could be in the form of a sponsor letter from a host living in the country or a hotel reservation.
  • A yellow fever vaccination certificate is not required from citizens of India. They are advised to get vaccinated against common illnesses before travelling.
  • Visitors will also be required to provide a return ticket to their respective countries or onward destination.
  • Holders of this Zimbabwean e-visa are can enter the country through Harare International Airport and Joshua Mqabuko Nkomo International Airport.
  • Zimbabwe uses Central Africa Time all year round with no Daylight Saving Time and it is 2 hours ahead of GMT.
  • The time difference between Thailand and Zimbabwe is 5 hours. Thailand is ahead of Zimbabwe.
  • The average flight duration from Thailand to Zimbabwe is 10 hours 40 minutes while the distance is 8,764 Km.
  • Some of the operating airlines traveling from Thailand to Zimbabwe are Thai AirAsia, Kenyan Airways, Ethiopian Airlines, Indigo, and Oman Air.
  • The dialling code of Zimbabwe is (+263) available for communication to reach the country.
  • The climate in Zimbabwe both dry season and the rainy season which occur during the period of May to September, and November to March respectively.
  • The Zimbabwean dollar was scraped in 2009 from been Zimbabwe’s official currency, however, currencies like US dollars, South African rand, Botswana pula, British pounds and Euros are being used in the country as a substitute.
  • Zimbabwe has 16 official languages, namely Chewa, Chibarwe, English, Kalanga, Khoisan, Nambya, Ndau, Ndebele, Shangani, Shona, sign language, Sotho, Tonga, Tswana, Venda, and Xhosa. However, the country's main languages are Shona, spoken by roughly 70% of the population, and Ndebele, spoken by about 20%.
  • Most Zimbabweans are Christians, Protestants to be precise. However, there is a small number of Traditional believers, Muslims, Bahá'í Faith and Hinduists, making up the minority religion.
  • Victoria Falls, River Zambezi, Chinhoyi caves and Bulawayo are some of the places tourists can visit while in Zimbabwe.
  • Special delicacies tourists can try while in Zimbabwe are Sadza, Nhedz, Whawha and Bota.
  • The power and socket plug used in Zimbabwe are of Type D and G. The standard voltage is 220 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz. Always travel with your adapters nonetheless.
  • Transportation in Zimbabwe is possible with buses, trains and taxis.
  • Tourists are expected to be courteous and conscious of existing rules and customs as they go about their tourism-related activities.

Frequently Asked Questions

How long does it take to process Zimbabwe tourist e-visa?

It takes two business days to process Zimbabwe tourist e-visa.

How do I get around in Zimbabwe?

Transportation in Zimbabwe is possible with buses, trains, and taxis. 

Are credit cards accepted in Zimbabwe?

Credit Cards are readily accepted everywhere in Zimbabwe where the relevant arrangements have been made with the International Credit Card Companies such as VISA, MASTERCARD and others issued by different banks in the countries of origin of the travelers.

How much does Zimbabwe tourist visa costs?

You can expect to pay USD $30 for a 30-day/single-entry visa, USD $45 for a 45-day/double entry visa or USD $160 for a 12 month/ multiple-entry visa.