DIFFERENT TYPES OF DUBAI TOURIST VISA
As discussed earlier every individual traveling to UAE has different reasons, years back there were only limited visa types for the traveler to choose from, however recently UAE Government has come with different types of UAE Visa which allows Indian Traveler to Visit UAE worry-free as per their travel plans.
Let’s discuss different types of Dubai Visa which are available for Indian travelers to visit.
- Dubai Tourist Visa
- Dubai Business Visa
- Dubai Transit Visa
- Dubai Student Visa
- Dubai Work Visa
Dubai Tourist Visa is issued by the UAE Government for Indian Nationals who have intentions to visit Dubai for touring & sightseeing purposes.
Family traveling on vacation, or visiting their friends and family to UAE are those people who apply these types of Visa. A tourist visa is highly preferred and issued for travelers as it allows them to plan a trip according to their stay.
Tourist Visa is further divided into two subtypes, for i.e- there are two subcategories in Tourist Visa depending on the length of Stay.
- Dubai Tourist Visa- Single Entry 14 Days Stay
- Dubai Tourist Visa- Single Entry 30 Days Stay
- Dubai Tourist Visa- Single Entry 90 Days Stay
- Dubai Tourist Visa – Multiple Entry 90 Days stay
14 Days Dubai Tourist Visa: The name itself gives you an idea that this visa is valid for 14 days to stay. A person who has a plan of short stay of visiting Dubai for touring, get together or visiting relatives tend to apply this type of visa, as their purpose is properly served and they do not have the intention to extend or wait back after their planned stay is over.
This type of visa has a validity of 58 days from the date when it is issued and allowed for 14 days stay which cannot be further extended in any condition.
It means you will have to return to your home country once your 14 days stay is complete.
30 Days Dubai Tourist Visa: People looking for a longer stay up to 30 days apply this type of visa. Visiting immediate family members and spending quality time with loved ones tend to apply for 30 Days stay visa.
Also, this type of visa has 58 days validity from the date of issuance; you can visit Dubai anytime in 58 days and stay for a maximum of 30 days. The same policy applies for this visa, it cannot be extended further and the applicant has to return to the home country.
90 Days Dubai Tourist Visa: This is a long term stay Dubai Visa, as it allows an applicant to stay in Dubai for a maximum of 90 days i.e- 3 months. Family visiting their immediate family member to spend their Vacations are the one who applies this type of Visa.
This visa is valid only for a single entry in UAE and cannot be further extended in any conditions. In case if you wish to come back before 30 days then you may end up wasting your money and this visa cannot be utilized for future travel. Bifurcation of Dubai Visa fees
90 Days Dubai Tourist Visa(Multiple Entry): This type of visa is a little costly but very useful for those who travel very frequently to UAE, as this visa allows them to travel multiple times till the validity of the visa.
DUBAI TOURIST VISA FEES FOR INDIANS 2020
|Type Of Visa||Tourist Visa(14 Days) ||Tourist Visa(30 Days) ||Tourist Visa(90 Days) |
DUBAI MULTIPLE ENTRY VISA FEES FOR INDIANS 2020
|Multiple Entry-30 Days ||Multiple Entry-90 Days |
What is the Processing time for Dubai Tourist Visa?
Processing time for Dubai Tourist Visa is normally 3 to 4 working days of the UAE Government. UAE Government work from Sunday to Thursday from Morning 9 am to evening 5 pm UAE local standard Time.
UAE Government does not work on Friday & they work for 4 hours on Saturday.
Let’s take an example if you mail us the documents on Monday morning, you will probably get your visa ready by Thursday evening.
People traveling in the family are likely to get their visa in just 2 working days single traveler may have to wait additional 1 or 2 working days as Government will conclude after considering a few criteria that they have set it.
If you do not receive your Visa by Thursday evening then there are fewer chances to get your visa on Saturday as their working hours are less on Saturday, but you will surely get it by Sunday evening.
Is there any Dubai Express visa facility for Indians?
If you have a last-minute travel plan to Dubai than you don’t need to worry about it as you can get your visa processed in 24 working hours of UAE Government.
There are a few things that you should know before applying a visa express service.
- Priority will be given to your application; however, the decision to conclude the application factors will be considered and it may delay if they find any information provided is appropriate or false.
- It has to be filed on a working day of UAE Government, failure to which may force to delay your travel plan, as Dubai Consulate will review and approve your application on a working day.
Additional visa fees apply to the processing of the Normal visa application. Approximately Rs.1,000/- has to be paid over and above the visa fees