Cuba Visa Procedures
- Cuba Visa Procedures
Cuban Tourist Visa is issued seperately from passport in the form of a visa card. Cuban Visa is a single entry visa and you can stay 30 days in Cuba with whis visa. Cuba Visa applications result within 1 working day. Foreigners who has residence permit in Turkey can make a personel application to Embassy of Cuba.
Cuba Visa Cards give right to stay 30 days from the date of entry into the country and visa cards are single entry. Passports to be used in Cuba visa applications must not be worn-out and it must have a validity of 6 months after the date of return. You should not make any negligence in passport. In such a case, you may have problems about check-in on airline, at customs or at immigration control points.
US bank cards and credit cards are not valid in Cuba. The person who traveled to Cuba can not export CUC. Cuba does not use any currencies other than CUC. If you want to export more than 5000 dollars from the country, you must submit an approved receipt from the Cuban Bank. There is a benefit to have your flight and accommodation booking with you on your Cuban flight.
You can not travel from Cuba to America with Cuban Visa that you receive from Turkey.
Attention please for passport in Cuba Visa Applications
Although passports are not physically requested for Cuba Visa Applications, your passport must be with you along with your card, during your travel.
There should not be torn and worn-out pages in the passport. Especially, the page where the credentials are found should be clearly visible and passport must have a validity of 6 months after the date of return from the travel.
The passport must have a validity of 6 months after the date of return from the travel of applicant and passport should not have any torn and worn-out pages and the passport should not have suffered any physical damage. These criteria are not valid only for Turkish public passport holders. At the same time, personal(green), passport holders and service(grey) passport holders should pay attention to these criteria.
Turkish Republic passport procedures are not completed in another country, because of this reason, you should pay attention to the validity date of your passport.
Cuban Visa Resulting Period
Cuban Visa Applications result in an average of one day. Your Cuba Visa Card will be mailed to your address on the application form. Due to the time passing in the post office, your card can reach your hand in 2-3 working days. The Embassy may request additional documents from the applicatin in exceptional circumstances. We advise you to complete your application one week in advance, because of, the appointment density in the Embassy of Cuba or additional documents may be required.