To whom does our VISA service apply?


The following nationalities get a 30-days visit visa free of charge upon arrival:

Andorra, Australia, Brunei, Canada, China, Hong Kong, Japan, Kazakhstan, Macau, Malaysia, Mauritius, Monaco, New Zealand, Republic of Ireland, San Marino, Singapore, Ukraine, United Kingdom and, Northern Ireland, United States of America, Vatican City.


The nationalities of the below-listed countries get multiple entry visit visas for 90 days and are valid for 6 months from the date of issue with a total period of residence of 90 days. Moreover, The European countries listed below are also entitled to apply for a paid pre-arranged visit visa if the ‘on-arrival 90-days visa‘ has been fully utilized, or if they wish to use the pre-arranged visa. 

Argentina, Austria, Bahamas Islands, Barbados, Belgium, Brazil, Bulgaria, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, El Salvador, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, Italy, Kiribati, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Maldives, Malta, Montenegro, Nauru, Netherlands, Norway, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russian Federation, Saint, Vincent and the Grenadines, San Marino, Serbia, Seychelles, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Uruguay.


Indian Nationalities with US permanent Residence
Indian Nationalities with a normal passport valid for a minimum of 6 months from the date of arrival to UAE, and have a visa card or permanent residence issued by the United States and valid for no less than 6 months, get a free visa for a maximum of 14 days. They can also apply to extend their stay for another 14 days.

Mexican passport is eligible for a multiple entry 180‑day visit visa that’s valid for 6 months from the date of issue, and for a stay of 180 days in total.


All other nationalities require a Tourist Visa to enter the UAE. Gulf Circle Tour is happy to take care of your application.


Dubai immigration procedures. As an added security measure, Immigration Authorities at Dubai International are now conducting random eye screening for visitors to Dubai. Visitors to proceed for eye screening are required to present a hard copy of their visa or a printed version of the visa number confirmation page at the screening counter. If you do not have a copy with you, a charge of AED 30 per copy applies ‑ payable only in AED.


Important notes

  • The cost of a single entry visa is AED 350.00.
  • A tourist Visa is valid for single entry and valid for a 30-day stay, and valid for 60 days from the date of issue to enter UAE. An extension is not allowed.
  • Gulf Circle Tours (in short: GCT) accepts visa applications only for clients who book the complete package of their holiday through GCT or are part of a business group handled by GCT.
  • The passport should be valid for a minimum of 6 months (180 days) upon arrival. Charges are per passport so if children are on parents’ access no need for a separate visa fee.
  • Visa fees are not refundable and will be charged even if the visa is declined or delayed by immigration authorities.
  • TOUR OPERATOR guarantees and takes full responsibility to pay all fines and penalties if any of their clients overstay or did not leave the United Arab Emirates prior to the expiry of the visa.
  • The visa process normally takes around 3-4 working business days depending on the immigration, acceptance, and rejection are also entirely at the discretion of the immigration. Please also note that the visa fee is non-refundable once applied.
  • The fines imposed by the Immigration Authorities are as follows: A penalty of AED 7000.00 if the customer absconds without a trace and then appears at a later date for repatriation. Over and above this penalty of AED, 7000.00 a fine of AED 50.00 per day (to be settled at the airport upon departure) applies for any customer who overstays after the expiry of the visa and leaves at his convenience on a later date.

The terms and Conditions in this agreement are subject to change in the event of any unforeseen government decisions or decrees implemented.


Online VISA Application:

  • Name(s)
  • Additional Info
  • Passport
  • Arrival & Departure
  • Contact Information
  • Confirm
  • Submit

Names and dates must be identical to the ones in your passport.

Marital Status *