SCHENGEN VISA – Tourist/Visit Visa to Germany
Every October, time stands still in Germany and beer is free flowing because of Oktoberfest. It is a global festivity that originated in Deustschland where beer and good friends are a happy collision. A country with robust economy, picturesque landscapes, and an offering of rich-diversified culture– Germany is welcoming both Europeans and Non-Europeans citizens to its land flowing with beer and schnitzel.
What is Schengen Visa?
Visiting Germany is now possible because of the Schengen Visa provision in 1985 which is binding to its 26 member countries. There are corresponding Schengen Visa types parallel to one’s travel purpose to Germany. One of them is the Schengen Tourist/Visit Visa which officially allows a non-European citizen for a short term visit of not more than 90 days (3 months) to Germany and other Schengen member countries.
Who should apply for a Schengen Visa?
It is mandatory that citizens of non-Schengen member countries such as anyone from Asia to apply for a Schengen visa to legally enter Germany and fulfill the purpose of his/her short visit.
When to apply for a Schengen Tourist Visa to Germany?
There is no hard and fast rule when it comes to how early one should apply for a visa, however, it is advised to apply 3 months ahead of applicant’s planned arrival date to Germany.
Where to apply for a Schengen Visa?
An applicant is advised to submit his/her duly completed application form along with the required documents to the nearest German Embassy/Consulate in the country where he/she is at.
What are the requirements?
- Required passport pictures
- Completed Application form
- Documents showing financial capacity to sustain his/her stay in Germany
- Travel Insurance
How can SureVisa Manila help you?
SureVisa Manila believes that everyone, especially Filipinos, has the right to pursue a life without geographical boarders. We ensure that every applicant is able to get their approved Schengen visa through our meticulous system of visa processing assistance.