Bahamas Visa

Bahamas Visa

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Individuals or groups traveling to the Bahamas for a vacation or leisure apply for the Bahamas Tourist visa. The Bahamas comes in the favorite destination list for travelers around the world. Famous for its scenic beauty, the Bahamas is a hub of very beautiful islands and caves. The applicants are required to apply for the visa well in advance to their intended date of travel. Approach us for Bahamas visa, Bahamas visa requirements for Indian citizens, Bahamas tourist visa for Indian citizens, visit visa to the Bahamas, Bahamas visa process.

Bahamas Visa Requirements

  • Original Passport [Current and Previous if applicable].
  • Copy of All Bio-Data pages of Passport.
  • 3 Photographs 35mm wide –45 mm high. Close up of your head and top of your shoulders so that your face takes up 70–80% of the photograph in white background.
  • Proof of Stay or hotel bookings covering the whole duration of the intended stay.
  • Flight reservation of return or round ticket.
  • Financials:
    • Copy of ITR papers for the last 3 years
    • Original Bank Statement for the last six months with Bank Seal and sign.
  • Proof of Occupation
  • Self Employed
    • Company Registration Certificate / Certificate of Incorporation / Proof of
    • Proprietorship / Partnership Deed
    • Brief Company Profile
    • Articles of Memorandum (In case the applicant is MD/Director)
  • Employed
    • No Objection Certificate from employer
  • Student
    • Leave Sanction Letter, School ID Card, and NOC from school mentioning the dates of the trip.
  • Identity Proof: Applicant must submit a copy of his/ her Adhaar card.

PS. Please contact our consultants for further details on the Bahamas Tourist Visa.

Sanctum Consulting Bahamas Visa Process and Services

  • We would keep the duly completed application form and the documentation set ready for the Bahamas visa.
  • Sanctum agents will provide all information on the documents to submit as per the Bahamas visa requirement.
  • We will provide all the required letter formats for the visa.
  • Writing customized covering letters explaining why you wish to visit the Bahamas and give further details on your trip.
  • Prepare day-wise itinerary coinciding with your hotel bookings and travel plans.
  • We’ll provide you with refundable/free cancellation/book now pay later hotel itinerary links for Bahamas visa application.
  • Contact Sanctum Consultant for booking an appointment with Bahamas VAC. Please click on the WhatsApp icon to request for Bahamas Visa appointment scheduling. [ PS. Appointment booking is a paid service].
  • We also assist in visa fee payments (Online).
  • The Bahamas UK Embassy generally takes the decision within a time period of 15 calendar days. The processing time starts, post the biometrics date. Also, individuals can apply for the visa within 6 months from the travel date. 
  • Sanctum Processing time would be 2-3 business days.
  • Same day delivery is available at additional cost.
  • We aim to provide you with the best services to ensure that you qualify and apply in a manner that results in visa approval.
  • We understand that every case is different; so we treat each case individually.
  • Same day issuance of travel insurance on actual policy cost.
  • Save Time & Effort at a minimal cost.
  • Visa Updates & Tracking!
  • Your documents are safe, secure, confidential and our process is transparent!
  • Collect all essential documents and submit them at VAC*.
Frequently asked questions

How do I get a tourist visa for the Bahamas?

  • The process to apply for the Bahamas tourist visa is not very difficult. One needs to gather the requirements, fill the application form, submit the documents at the embassy, and pay the visa processing fee. Then the embassy lets you know the decision after the processing.

Do an Indian national need a visa to go to the Bahamas?

  • Yes, Indian passport holders need to apply for the visa if they intend to travel to the Bahamas, except for those who have valid visas of the US, UK, Schengen, and Canada. Make sure you apply under the right category according to the purpose.

How much is the Bahamas tourist visa fee?

  • The Bahamas tourist visa is a bit expensive compared to the other American countries. The visa fee per individual is INR 14000 and there would be additional charges applicable.

Is it necessary that my passport should have 6-month validity?

  • Yes, as per the embassy guidelines, it is necessary that the passport should be valid for 6 months from the date of travel.

Can I visit the Bahamas with a US visa?

  • Yes, if you possess a US valid visa or a US national, you do not need a visa to travel to the Bahamas.

How long can a visitor stay in the Bahamas?

  • The Bahamas tourist visa is generally valid for 3 months minimum. The maximum depends on the embassy’s decision based on the purpose of the travel.

Is there any Vaccinations requirements to apply visa to the Bahamas?

  • No, there are no requirements to produce the vaccination certificate for applying for the Bahamas tourist visa.

How long does the Bahamas visa process take?


The processing time taken by the Bahamas embassy for deciding on an application is about 2 weeks.