Tunisia

tunisiaAbout Tunisia

Tunisia officially the Republic of Tunisia is the smallest country in North Africa. It is a Maghreb country bordered by Algeria to the west, Libya to the southeast and the Mediterranean Sea to the north and east.

Tunisia is almost 165,000 square kilometres (64,000 sq mi) in area, with an estimated population of just under 10.7 million. Its name is derived from the capital Tunis located in the northeast. The south of the country is composed of the Sahara desert, with much of the remainder consisting of particularly fertile soil and 1,300 kilometres (810 mi) of coastline.

Tunisia has an association agreement with the European Union and is a member of theArab Maghreb Union, the Arab League, and the African Union. Tunisia has established close relations with France in particular, through economic cooperation, industrial modernization, and privatisation programs.

Capital

Tunis

Time difference between India and Tunisia

India is 4:30 hours ahead of Tunisia.

Travel distance between India and Tunisia

6903.73 KM

Airports

Enfidha airport Djerba airport Sfax El Maou airport
Tunis Carthage airport Monastir airport Tozeur airport

Names of the airlines

Air France, Turkish Airlines, Lufthansa

Travel Cost – 35785/-

Currency-

Tunisian dinar

Compare it to Rs

1 Indian Rupee=0.028 Tunisian Dinar

Temples

  • Roman Temple

Schools

  • The Forman School

Languages

  • Arabic Language

Indian Restaurants

  • Golden Tulip Carthage Tunis

Life of Indian there

Population of Indians there

Visa Process

Tunisian Dinars
S. No. Types of Visa Tunisian Dinars
1. Tourist visa (multiple entry) valid up to six months 65
2. Transit Visa (valid for 15 days – single/double entry) 35
3. Multiple entry Student Visa (valid for the duration of the course or five years, whichever is less) 120
4 All other types of multiple entry visas (other than tourist, transit and student visas) viz. Business, Conference, X-visa, valid for :
(a) One Year
(b) Five Year
(a) 195
(b) 320
For other foreign nationals, an additional processing fee of TD 10.000 is charged.
Requirements for Tourist Visa
All columns in the application form must be correctly filled in capital letters. Incomplete forms or columns filled in small letters will not be accepted.

Duly filled in visa application form should be submitted along with following documents:

1. Two recent (not older than 3 months) color passport size photographs.
2. Valid current passport (at least 6 months validity with two blank pages for affixing visa) and previous passports.
3. Copy of National Identity Card and Passport.
4 Copy of confirmed Return tickets.
5 Bank Statement of three months, with a deposit of TD 1500.000.
6 Copy of Travel Insurance.

The tariff for Tourist Visa is as follows

Tourist visa valid up to 3 months 65 TD
Tourist visa valid up to 6 months 65 TD

Requirements for Business VisaAll columns in the application form must be correctly filled in capital letters. Incomplete forms or columns filled in small letters will not be accepted.

Duly filled in visa application form should be submitted along with following documents:

1. Two recent (not older than 3 months) color passport size photographs.
2. Valid current passport (at least 6 months validity with two blank pages for affixing visa) and previous passports.
3. Copy of National Identity Card and Passport.
4 Copy of confirmed Return tickets.
5 Bank Statement of three months, with a deposit of TD 1500.000
6 Copy of Travel Insurance.
7 Invitation letter from company in India..
8 Letter from applicant’s company sponsoring the business visit to India indicating nature of applicant’s business, probable duration of stay, places and companies in India to be visited.
9 Copy of Business Registration Certification issued by the Tunisian authorities should be enclosed along with application.

The tariff for Business Visa is as follows

Business visa valid up to one year 195 TD
Business visa valid for 5 years 320 TD

Ten Tunisian Dinars extra for other nationals.
Delivery of passport will be strictly on production of original receipt issued by this Embassy. 
(15h-16h Weekdays except Fridays)
Please visit our website at: www.indianembassytunis.comEmbassy of India,Tunis Tel:(216) -71-787-819; 71-790-968 Fax: +216-71-783394 E-mail : hoc.tunis@mea.gov.in