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What is a Tourist Visa and How Can You Get it 100% online?

Apr 24 , 2023

A tourist visa for travel to Cuba is for the exclusive use of foreign citizens for tourism in Cuba.

This document must be presented by the traveller upon entering and leaving Cuba. This visa is valid for one entry into Cuban territory, for ninety days and can be extended for the same period only once. This allows the stay in Cuba for a total of 180 days.

 

There Are Two Different Types of Tourist Visas for Travel to Cuba:

 

  • The Blue colour Tourist visa, is identified in the same way as the green colour. It is useful and intended for all travellers who need a tourist visa.
  • The Pink Tourist Visa It is aimed at every traveller entering Cuba from the United States on direct or transit flights.

Both types of visas are similar and differ only in colour and price since the pink visa has a slightly higher cost than the blue visa.

 

Get Your Tourist Visa 100% Online with Opapeleo

 

This option, known as a tourist visa or tourist card, will only be required by people who wish to travel to Cuba but were not born within its territory.

It can only be used once and is valid for 30 days after entering Cuban territory. There is also the possibility of obtaining an extension valid for an additional 30 days For minors this visa is required even if they are included in the passports of their parents or legal guardians.

 

To Submit Your Tourist Visa Application, You Will Need to Present the Following Documents

 

  1. Color photocopy of the main page of the foreign passport.
  2. Visa application form completed and signed.

Opapeleo provides this service using a 100% online system to perform the procedure. If you prefer to call by phone Opapeleo is the only agency operating seven days a week from 8 AM to 8 PM; you can apply by calling 202-800-4141. In any case, Opapeleo is located 150 meters away from the Cuban Consulate in Washington DC and is willing to assist you, simplifying your process.

For online applications please select the Tourist Visa option on our website, Opapeleo will automatically issue the consular form required by the Cuban authorities and we will store it for you. After completing the requested information and checking whether it is correct, you will need to proceed with the payment. The procedure requires 1 business day once all the documentation has been received in our offices. Moreover, in Opapeleo we notify by SMS and email every step of the process.

 

Other facts about the tourist visa

 

As of November 1, 2020, the validity of the tourist visa was extended to ninety days of stay in the national territory, being extendable only once for the same period. This extends the stay of visitors. This was announced by Juan Carlos García Granada, Cuban Minister of Tourism, on his Twitter account.

 

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Opapeleo is your agency for paperwork procedures 100% online or by phone. We are in Washington DC 150 meters away from the Cuban Consulate. We provide services of Extension and Cuban passport renewal, Legalisations, Powers of attorney of all kinds, Authorisation for minors to leave the country, DVT, Cuban visas, top-ups, requests for Cuban certificates, delivery of official documents and all kinds of procedures related to Cuba.

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