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Visa Types

Business Visit

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Tourist Visit

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Documents Required

  • Passport: must be valid at least three months after the intended date of departure from the territory of the Republic of Bulgaria or in case of multiple visits – after the last scheduled date of departure from the territory of the Republic of Bulgaria, containing at least two empty pages (back to back), issued within the previous 10 years. NO alteration or handwritten amendment concerning the data page
  • One photograph: recent, a full color photograph 3,5 cm х 4,5 cm against light-colored background – a full-face photo with clear, large enough face which takes up 70-80% of the photo; eyes must be red; the following is ineligible: photos with dark glasses; photos with hat or other head covering unless you wear this for religious reasons; non-professional photos or cut out of amateur photos
  • Proof of residence (if applicable): applicants staying temporarily in another state should submit a photocopy of the stay permit (e g. valid Indian Residency Permit or return visa to India)
  • Travel medical insurance shall be valid for Bulgaria and cover the entire period of the person’s intended stay. The minimum coverage shall be EUR 30 000. Applicants for multiple entries shall prove that they are in possession of adequate and valid travel medical insurance covering the period of their first intended visit. In addition a statement, declaring the awareness of the need to be in possession of travel medical insurance for subsequent stays, shall be signed (on prescribed form).
  • Cover letter: explaining the purpose of the trip with itinerary and detailed location(s) as per duration of stay in Bulgaria
  • Means of transportation: return travel ticket or confirmed booking (for air/surface/sea transport)
  • Proof of accommodation: hotel booking, private or other accommodation (guaranteed and confirmed on applicant’s name), real estate title deed or lease, proof of ownership or lease of a boat etc.
  • Proof of current social and professional status in native country- Service – Letter issued by the employer on company’s official letterhead establishing position of the employee in the company, years in service, grant of leave and salary certificate for the last three (3) months

– Business/self-employed – Visa request letter on official letter head with company registration/ownership papers – Student – Letter from school / university for grant of leave and copy of the valid ID

    • If the applicant is self-employed:
      • Business Registration License / GST / MOA / Partnership deed
      • Company’s updated bank statement of last 6 months
      • Company’s IT returns for last 3 years
    • If the applicant is employed in a firm:
      • Leave sanctioned certificate with company seal and signature
      • Last 3 months salary slip
    • If the applicant is a student:
      • Leave sanction letter, school ID card and NOC from school mentioning the dates of the trip
    • If the applicant is retired:
      • Proof of retirement like pension book, statement etc.
    • If the applicant is under 18:
      • Birth Certificate
      • No Objection Certificate from the parents / non-accompanying parent on Rs 100/- stamp paper
      • ID proof of parent
    • If visiting friend or relative & being sponsored:
      • Invitation letter legalized from the town hall
      • Inviter’s ID proof like Passport, Resident Permit
      • Financial proof such as bank statement
    • For Business visa
      • Invitation letter from the host Company includes the purpose of the trip, business details etc.
      • Covering letter from Indian company on company letterhead.


    • Covering letter and hotel confirmation will be provided by Go Kite if the applicant requires.
    • Travel Insurance can be provided by Go Kite if the applicant requires.

    * Stay period and validity can be varied as per embassy discretion.

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