Turkey Tourist Visa

Turkey, a captivating country bridging Europe and Asia, offers a tapestry of cultural, historical, and natural wonders for tourists. Istanbul, straddling continents, boasts iconic landmarks like the Hagia Sophia and Blue Mosque. Cappadocia's surreal landscapes and cave dwellings, Ephesus' ancient ruins, and Pamukkale's travertine terraces beckon history enthusiasts. Antalya, on the stunning Mediterranean coast, combines beautiful beaches with an enchanting old town. Turkish cuisine tantalizes the taste buds with kebabs, mezes, and delightful sweets like baklava. The country's diverse geography includes mountains, plateaus, and a coastline along the Mediterranean and Aegean Seas. Immerse yourself in the rich cultural tapestry, where English is widely spoken, and experience the warmth of Turkish hospitality, making your journey a memorable exploration of history, cuisine, and breath-taking landscapes.

Tourist visa Turkey

Indian passport holders travelling to Turkey for tourism, leisure purposes or to meet friends and family allows them to stay in the country for up to 30 days or 90 days. This visa is required for Indian nationals planning a short-term trip to Turkey. The process typically involves filling out an application form, providing necessary documentation, and Biometrics.

Turkey Tourist Visa Checklist:

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

  • 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 Turkey and have at least two blank pages.
  • Three recent photographs as per turkey 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 Turkey,
  • Travel Health Insurance covering a minimum of €30,000 in medical expenses.
  • Proof of Accommodation, Hotel reservations.
  • Cover Letter explaining the purpose of your visit.

TTK Visa Specialist shall assist you based on the plan you choose and guide on the 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

Turkey Tourist Visa Processing Time

7 – 10 business days from the date of filing the application with the Visa application Centre or foreign mission. Duration may 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 Turkey 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 Turkey!

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

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


You can stay in Turkey for up to 30 days or 90 days.

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

Prior appointment scheduling is mandatory for Turkey Visa applications at all our visa centres; kindly plan accordingly before your visit.

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.

An e-Visa is an official document permitting entry into and travel within Turkey, The e-Visa is an alternative to visas issued at Turkish missions and at the ports of entry

Turkey e-Visa eligibility extends to individuals holding valid visas from Schengen, USA, UK, or Ireland.