Germany travel Visa requirements for Tunisian citizens

Travel and visa requirements

Basic Travel Requirements for Tunisia citizens visiting Germany

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


  • Germany's visa plication form is completely filled and signed by the applicant.
  • Two attached photos passport format which must be recent and of a white background.
  • Copies of your passport and previous visas are required.
  • A copy of your return ticket reservation(it is not recommended to purchase your ticket before your visa purchase).
  • Travel medical visa insurance with a minimum of 30,000 EURO coverage within Germany.
  • A cover letter from the host in Germany is required.
  • A copy of your return tickets reservation dates and flight number, specifying your entry and exit from Germany.
  • Proof of accommodation for the whole duration of the trip. This could be either a hotel reservation or a friend or family's house address.
  • Proof of civil status(Marriage certificate, Birth certificate of your children, Death certificate of your spouse or ration card).
  • Means of subsistence - proof of sufficient financial means for the period of stay; this could be your bank account statement.
  • Employment contract; if employed, bank statement of 6 months showing salary received from the employer, Income Tax Return(ITR) form or certificate of income tax deducted at the source of salary.
  • If self-employed; a copy of your business license, company bank statement of the latest 6 months, Income Tax Return(ITR).

Germany Visa for Tunisia citizens

Facts about Germany


Visiting Germany is a vacation worth taking for every traveler. Asides from being one of the safest travel destinations in the world, the country is rich in history, culture, outdoor activities, and of course its cities. The country is home to the world’s leading trade fairs, the ITB Berlin. Also, the Oktoberfest which takes place in Munich between September and October is one of the main events which draws a lot of tourists to the country. The Oktoberfest draws as much as 6 million tourists to the country yearly. Tourists in the country also have the liberty of engaging in winter sports like alpine skiing, snowboarding, bobsledding, and cross-country skiing in various regions in the country.
 
Germany is the ninth most visited country in the world. In 2012, over 30.4 million international tourists visited the country bringing over $38 billion in international tourism. The tourism industry is responsible for contributing 4.5% of the German GDP and provides 2 million jobs. The number of visitors is expected to increase significantly in the years to come.

Types of Germany Visa


Types of Visa Processing Time Duration of Stay
Tourist visa 10 business days 90 days
Business visa 10 business days 90 days

General Requirements for Germany Visa


  • Germany's visa plication form is completely filled and signed by the applicant.
  • Two attached photos passport format which must be recent and of a white background.
  • Copies of your passport and previous visas are required.
  • A copy of your return ticket reservation(it is not recommended to purchase your ticket before your visa purchase).
  • Travel medical visa insurance with a minimum of 30,000 EURO coverage within Germany.
  • A cover letter from the host in Germany is required.
  • A copy of your return tickets reservation dates and flight number, specifying your entry and exit from Germany.
  • Proof of accommodation for the whole duration of the trip. This could be either a hotel reservation or a friend or family's house address.
  • Proof of civil status(Marriage certificate, Birth certificate of your children, Death certificate of your spouse or ration card).
  • Means of subsistence - proof of sufficient financial means for the period of stay; this could be your bank account statement.
  • Employment contract; if employed, bank statement of 6 months showing salary received from the employer, Income Tax Return(ITR) form or certificate of income tax deducted at the source of salary.
  • If self-employed; a copy of your business license, company bank statement of the latest 6 months, Income Tax Return(ITR).

Germany Visa Fees


Visa Type

Sub Types

Visa Fees

Tourist visa

60.00 (EUR)

Business visa

60.00 (EUR)

Germany Visa Application Centres & Embassies in Tunisia


Location

Address

Tunis

Impasse du Lac Windermere 1 B.P. 222, 1053 Les Berges du Lac Tunis Tunisia

www.tunis.diplo.de

info@tunis.diplo.de

(+216) 71 14 32 00

Frequently Asked Questions


What is Germany known for?

Located in the heart of the old continent, Germany is composed of 16 states and is well known for being the largest national economy in Europe and one of the biggest in the world.


What is the capital of Germany?

The capital of Germany is the city-state of Berlin. It is the seat of the President of Germany, whose official residence is Schloss Bellevue. The Bundesrat ("federal council") is the representation of the Federal States (Bundesländer) of Germany and has its seat at the former Prussian Herrenhaus (House of Lords).


How safe is Germany?

Germany is a very safe country. Crimes rates are very low compared to other southern European countries, and the law is strictly enforced. It is ranked 14th on the ranking of the world's safest countries. Petty crime, like bag snatching and pickpocketing, is a serious problem around tourist areas and on public transport.