turkey visa application
Turkey is one of the most-sought-after travel destinations from across the globe, and it’s easy to see why
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT TURKEY
The country's largest and most famous city, Istanbul is home to some of the most beautiful buildings and landscapes in the whole of Turkey. The city is situated on the strait between the Sea of Marmara and the Black Sea, creating a beautiful contrast between the calm blue waters and the bustling city.
Turkey, by land mass, is positioned 95% in Asia and 5% in Europe. The Anatolia section covers the 95% while the 5% represents Thrace in the Balkan Peninsula located in Southeast Europe. Anatolia, also known as Asia Minor, Asiatic Turkey, or Anatolian Plateau, is a vast, rectangular peninsula between Europe and Asia.
You will enjoy visiting Turkey doing some exotic jewelry shopping at the Grand Bazaar of Istanbul, or wanted to take a dip in the crystal-clear waters of Antalya?
Turkey is one of the most-sought-after travel destinations from across the globe, and it’s easy to see why.
Turkey as a country is known for quality clothing business in Europe with different big wholesales clothing market where people visit for quality shopping.
HOW TO APPLY FOR A TURKEY VISA IN NIGERIA
As a Nigerians who wish to visit Turkey needs a visa to travel to this beautiful country. As an applicant for a Turkish visa you need a Nigerian passport to apply for this visa,
To be granted a Turkish visa, make sure that your passport is valid for at least 6 months from the date of your return.
You are advice to always apply for your visa at least 8 weeks ahead of your travel date.
TYPES OF TURKISH VISA
TURKEY VISA FEE COST
Visa fee: ₦21600.00 -$60.00
TURKISH VISA REQUIREMENTS
• Completed Turkish application form.
• Turkish Visa application fee.
• Flight reservation
• International passport, with at least 6 months
• 2-passport photos (5 x 6cm), on a white background.
• 6 months bank statements
• Appointment letter.
• Introduction letter
• Accommodation/hotel reservation
• Proof of health insurance.
• Invitation letter
• Vaccination card - Nigerians will need to get immunization shots against yellow fever and typhoid.
• Proof of payment for visa application, as well as visa processing fee.
TURKISH VISA APPLICATION PROCESS
You will be required to Submit all of necessary documents, including copies of your passport, itinerary, photographs
Book an online appointment
Pay your application fee
Go to the embassy for your appointment and submit your documents at the Turkish Embassy in Abuja
Pay the processing fee
Collect or have your completed visa with your passport couriered to you from Abuja
Those who wish to visit Turkey should start their application at least 8 weeks in advance.
For further details on what is needed to apply for your visa, please visit the Turkish visa requirements page for further details on what is needed for you.
DURATION OF TURKISH VISA
Turkish tourist visa is valid for a period of 90-days from the day the visa is issued. Those who wish to travel to Turkey can stay in Turkey for 30-days the tourist visa, from date of entry.
Important notice: applicants who intend to travel to Turkey must apply online, you will be asked to submit all printed copies of your documents and send via email. You will also need to make an online visa fee payment using your credit card to pay your visa application fee online.
TURKISH VISA APPOINTMENT
During the Turkish visa application appointment, applicants must go to the Turkey Embassy in Abuja. During the appointment, biometric information (fingerprint scans) will be done, as well as a sit down to talk about your plans in Turkey. This is also when you will hand in any outstanding paperwork.
TURKISH EMBASSY ADDRESS - ABUJA
333, Diplomatic Drive, Central Business District, Abuja, Nigeria
Telephone: (+234) 803 648 89 81 / (+234) 807 49 49 503