German Tourist Visa

Germany Visa

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Germany embassy offers 2 types of visas majorly for individuals or groups traveling to Germany for short term leisure. Therefore people applying for visiting their friends/relatives in this country need to apply under the Germany visit visa category. People who are planning to travel to explore the tourist sites of the country need to apply for the Germany tourist visa. This nation is a treat for travelers who love the countryside culture and luscious cuisines. Sanctum can help you with India to Germany visa, Germany visa tracking, Germany visa appointment, tourist visa to Germany, visit visa to Germany, requirements for tourist visa services.

Germany Visa Requirements

    • Original Passport [Current and previous if applicable] and copy of all bio-data pages of the 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.
    • A travel medical insurance copy of the policy is required for applying for the visa. The coverage should be not less than 30,000 Euros.
    • Proof of Stay or hotel bookings covering the whole duration of the intended stay.
    • Flight reservation of return or round ticket.
    • Based on your occupational status, you will need to submit employment or business-related documents.
    • Financial documents showing sufficient financial means for the period of stay.

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

For Germany Visit Visa: 

  • a) An invitation letter by the host in Germany mentioning the name and duration of stay.
    b) Formal Obligation Letter (“Verpflichtungserklärung”) according to 66-68 AufenthG.
    If inviter is not a German citizen: A4 sized copy of inviter’s passport incl. his/her valid residence permit
    Proof of Sufficient
  • PS. All documents mentioned in the tourist visa checklist would be required except hotel booking.

For Germany Transit Visa 

  • Need confirmed flight ticket.

PS. Please contact our consultants for further details on Germany Visit Visa and Transit Visa.

Sanctum Consulting Germany Visa Process and Services

  • We would keep the duly completed application form and the documentation set ready for the Germany visa.
  • Sanctum agents will provide all information on the documents to submit as per the German visa requirement.
  • We will provide all the required letter formats for the visa.
  • Writing customized covering letters explaining why you wish to visit Germany and give further details on your trip.
  • Prepare day-wise itinerary coinciding with your hotel bookings and travel plans.
  • Assistance on flight itinerary or a round trip flight reservation.
  • We’ll provide you with refundable/free cancellation/book now pay later hotel itinerary links for the Schengen visa application.
  • Contact Sanctum Consultant for booking an appointment with German VAC. Please click on the Whatsapp icon to request for Germany Visa appointment scheduling. [ PS. Appointment booking is a paid service].
  • We also assist in visa fee payments (Online).
  • The Germany 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 can I get a tourist visa for Germany?

  • Any Individual who wants to apply for a Germany visa needs to gather all the documents as per the checklist, complete the application process and need to book an appointment according to the travel dates. For more details or for visa assistance reach us.

How much is the tourist visa to Germany?

  • Germany tourist visa costs 80 EUR, where there are additional charges including convenience and other visa facilitation charges along with the visa fee.

Is Germany tourist Visa easy to get?

  • It is not very difficult to get a Germany visitor visa if you provide all the documents as per the checklist and complete the application process. Contact us for more details on the process.

How much money do I need in the bank for a Germany visitor visa?

  • It is recommended to have sufficient funds in your bank which will be sufficient for the trip and it is strongly recommended to avoid sudden deposits as it may affect your chances of getting visa. Approach us for more details on funds to be shown.

Is bank statement necessary for Germany’s visit visa?

  • Bank statements are one of the required documents according to the country’s official checklist. We recommend you to provide original, stamped and updated bank statements which will be necessary for the visa

How long does a German visit visa take?

  • Germany tourist or visit visa takes approximately 15 working days which includes gathering all the documents, completing the process, and the visa approval.

How do I get an appointment at the German Embassy?

  • Any Individual who wants to book an appointment for a Germany visa needs to do it at the Germany visa application center. For more details on the appointment, the process contacts us.

Why is it necessary to apply for a transit visa?

  • If the applicant wants to travel to any other country and transit through Germany then only it is required to apply for a transit visa. Sanctum can help you with visa assistance on a transit visa.

If my Germany tourist visa gets rejected, Can I apply for the same again?

  • Yes, you can apply for the Germany tourist visa again and you should provide a proper justification for the rejection. Sanctum can help you in giving the justification accordingly.