By Eymen Gamha | Nov 24 2011foreigner ,passport ,transit ,Visa
US citizens who are willing to visit Tunisia for either tourism or businessÂ do not need a visa for stay less than four months. Foreigners from the following countries, as well as nationals from Tunisia do not need a visa for a stay less than three months:
Algeria, Andorra, Antigua, Argentina, Austria, BahreÃ¯n, Barbados, Belize, Belgium, Bermudas, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Ivory Coast, Croatia, Denmark, Dominica, Spain, Fidji islands, Finland, France, Gambia, Greece, Guinea, Germany, Honduras, Hong Kong, Hungary, Ireland, Iceland, Italy, Japan, Kiribati, Kuwait, Libya, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Macedonia,Â Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Morocco, Maurice Islands, Mauritania, Monaco, Montenegro,Niger, Norway, Oman, Netherlands, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, United Kingdom (For persons with ordinary passports), Saint-Kitts et Nevis , Saint-Lucia,Â SolomonÂ Islands, South Korea, Senegal, Serbia, Saudi Arabia, Seychelles, Slovenia, Sweden,Â Switzerland, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, Vatican city.
Also nationals of the Czech Republic, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland and Slovakia travelling on a recognized package holiday do not require a visa.
Citizens from Both Australia and South Africa can get a visa upon arrival.
The following citizens also do not need visas to Tunisia:
- Holders of diplomatic or special passports issued to nationals of Ivory Coast, Egypt, Korea South, Spain & Switzerland for an unlimited stay.
- Holders of diplomatic or special passports issued to nationals of Bulgaria, Italy & Poland.
- Holders of special passports issued to nationals of BrazilÂ for a stay up to 6 months and unlimited stay for those holding a diplomatic passport.
- Holders of diplomatic or special passports issued to nationals of Belgium, Benin, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Pakistan & Thailand staying more than 3 months in Tunisia.
- Holders of diplomatic or special passports issued to nationals of HungaryÂ staying more than one month.
TravelersÂ who areÂ transitingÂ by Tunisia and continuing their journey don’t need a visa for a 48h stay if they hold confirmed tickets and documents. Citizens from China, Lebanon and Syria are only permitted to travel in transit through Tunisia for 24 hours.
For those who are traveling in a group or in a tour organized by a travel agency, a representative of the agency must submit a passenger list giving names and nationalities of all members to the Special Service of the National Police.