Algeria

algeriaAbout  Algeria

Algeria officially The People’s Democratic Republic of Algeria, is a country in North Africa on the Mediterranean coast. Its capital and most populous city is Algiers. Algeria is a semi presidential republic, it consists of 48 provinces and 1541 communes. With a population exceeding 37 million, it is the 34th most populated country on Earth. With an economy based on oil resources, manufacturing, has suffered from what is called, the national oil company, is the largest company in Africa. Algeria has the second largest army with the largest defense budget in Africa. With a total area of 2,381,741 square kilometres (919,595 sq mi), Algeria is thetenth-largest country in the world, and the largest in Africa and in the Mediterranean.

Capital– Algiers

Time difference between India and algeria

India is 4:30 hours ahead of Algeria

Travel distance between India and algeria

3372.19 miles.

Airports

  • Houari Boumediene Airport (ALG)
  • Mohamed Boudiaf International Airport

Names of the airlines

No airlines flying direct from India to Algeria

  • Emirates flights
  • Turkish Airlines flights
  • Royal Jordanian flights
  • Qatar Airways flights
  • Air France flights
  • Saudia flights
  • Lufthansa flights

Travel Cost

38813 / –

Currency

Algerian dinar

Compare it to Rs

1 Indian Rupee= 1.35 Algerian Dinar

Indian Associations

Temples

Schools

The London School of Economics and Political Science

Languages

The official language of Algeria is  Arabic and French and English two separate choices for the first mandatory foreign language

Indian Restaurants

Maharaja Indian restaurant

Life of Indian there

Population of Indians there

Safety and Security

You should reconsider your need to travel by road beyond the municipality of each of the major towns. All planned road travel beyond town limits should be cleared by local police authorities. We strongly advise against road travel in all parts of Tamanrasset and Illizi provinces in southern Algeria

Visa Process

Requirements for Visa Application

Duly filled in Visa Application Form for visa should accompany

  1. Passport;
  2. copy of Passport;
  3. two photograph;
  4. Fee;
  5. Health Insurance;
  6. copy of ticket or provisional booking; and
  7. other document in support.

Passport must be valid for a minimum of six months period from the intended departure for India.

The duration of visa begins and valid from the date of issue. Visas once issued cannot be converted into other type of visa. Parents can sign visa applications on behalf of their minor children.

EMBASSY OF THE PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF ALGERIA
E-6/5, VASANT VIHAR, 
NEW DELHI – 110 057
TEL: 26146706, 26147036, 26147611

TELEX NUMBER: 72073DZND IN 
FAX: 26147033
E-mail: embalgindia@hotmail.com

H.E.DR.NOUREDDINE BARDAD-DAIDJ
AMBASSADOR OF ALGERIA TO INDIA