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Tourism Visa – F5A

Tourism Visa is a single entry visa issued for the purpose of tourism in Nigeria

Visa Category

Short Visit Visa

Sub category



  • All foreign Nationals except citizens of ECOWAS Member State Cameroonians and Chadians and other countries with which Nigeria has entered into visa abolition/waiver agreements
  • Requirements
  • Passport valid for at least 6 months with at least 2 blank visa pages for endorsement
  • Two (2) recent passport sized (35x40mm) photographs
  • Return Ticket
  • Evidence of Sufficient funds
  • Evidence of hotel reservation/host address in Nigeria
  • Visa Validity

    Valid for not more than 90 days from the date of issuance

    Permit Type and duration of Stay

    Single Entry. Visitors permit not exceeding 90 days

    Permited Activicties

    Permitted for Tourism purposes only

    Restricted Activicties

  • Not permitted for work
  • Permitted Visa Channels

  • Embassy
  • E-visa
  • Visa on Arrival(VoA)
  • Important Note: Selected visa may include an additional fee of USD 65 for biometric capture