Switzerland Tourist Visa

Switzerland is a dream destination for tourism which is also considered a jewel in the heart of Europe. Explore the breath-taking Swiss Alps, picturesque lakes, and charming cities like Zurich and Geneva. Indulge in Swiss chocolates, precision watches, and experience the country's efficient public transport. Enjoy the blend of natural beauty, cultural richness, and hospitality that makes Switzerland an unforgettable travel experience making Switzerland a haven for cultural richness, outdoor adventures, and unparalleled scenic beauty.

Tourist visa Swizerland

A Switzerland Tourist Visa, also known as a Schengen Visa, allows you to visit Switzerland for tourism, leisure purposes or to meet friends and family for up to 90 days within a 180-day period. This visa is required for Indian nationals planning a short-term trip to Switzerland. It allows people to travel to Switzerland and other Schengen member states without worrying about getting a visa for each destination during their trip.

With the Switzerland Toursit Visa, you can visit the following 27 Schengen countries: Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Spain Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, and Switzerland.

Switzerland Schengen Tourist Visa Checklist:

Before applying for your Switzerland Tourist Visa, make sure you have the following essential documents ready:

  • Schengen Visa Application Form - Understand and respect the visa regulations and conditions. Be honest and accurate in your application.
  • Valid Passport with a validity of six months from the date of intended departure from Switzerland and have at least two blank pages.
  • Two recent photographs as per Schengen visa requirements.
  • Flight Itinerary - A round-trip flight reservation.
  • Travel Itinerary - Detailed plans for your trip.
  • Proof of Financial Means – Salary Slips, Income Tax Returns, Bank statements demonstrating your ability to cover your expenses during your stay in Switzerland,
  • Travel Health Insurance covering a minimum of €30,000 in medical expenses and valid in all Schengen countries.
  • Proof of Accommodation, either a Hotel reservations or a letter of invitation from family or friends.
  • Cover Letter explaining the purpose of your visit.

TTK Visa Specialist shall assist you based on the plan you choose and guide on the Switzerland visa requirements for tourists based on your nationality, purpose of travel and duration of stay. You can either subscribe to our Basic Service OR subscribe to our Premium Service and get the right advice and guidance through every step of this process.

Submussion and Appointment

Submission and Appointment

We will schedule an appointment with the Visa Application Centre or Foreign mission for your visa application submission based on your travel plan and preferred slots (if available). You need to ensure that all documents as per the detailed checklist are sent to us on time.

Visa processing time

Switzerland Tourist Visa Processing Time

10 to 15 business days from the date of filing the application with the Visa application Centre or foreign mission. Duration may be subject to change without any further notice.

Plan your application well in advance to ensure timely approval.

Additional Information

Additional Information

Make sure to submit all necessary documents as per the checklist for a successful visa application. With our Premium Service, our team of experts will not only guide you through every step but will also validate all the documents before they are submitted.

A visit to Switzerland promises unforgettable experiences. With the right planning and preparation, you can obtain your tourist visa and embark on your journey to explore the rich culture, history, and beauty of this wonderful country. TTK Visas shall get you a right visa based on the nationality, purpose, and duration of stay. Enjoy your trip to Switzerland!

We wish you a successful visa application and a pleasant journey to Switzerland!

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


You can stay in Switzerland for up to 90 days within a 180-day period.

No, a Tourist Visa is for tourism and leisure purposes only. You are not allowed to work in Switzerland with this visa.

It's recommended to apply at least 3-4 weeks before your intended travel date. The processing time can vary, so apply well in advance.

Yes, you can visit other Schengen countries with a valid Switzerland Tourist Visa. However, your main destination should be Switzerland.

Yes, it's a requirement to have travel insurance covering at least €30,000 in medical expenses.

Tourist visas are typically not extendable, so plan your stay accordingly.

Long-term visas for the Switzerlands are subject to consulate discretion. Although direct application is unavailable, requests can be made. Approval depends on individual circumstances and consulate evaluation.

Yes, it is possible to apply for a multiple-entry visa to Switzerlands, even if it's your first-time application. However, the decision ultimately rests with the Swedish embassy or consulate.

No specific age limit, but all applicants must meet the general visa requirements.

Yes, minors may need additional documents, including parental consent and a birth certificate.