Tourist E-visa to Qatar

Tourist E-Visa is mainly for sight-seeing and holidays. Most of these visas do not give the holder the right to work or start engaging in any business activity in the Qatar.

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Tourist E-visa to Qatar

Tourist E-Visa is mainly for sight-seeing and holidays. Most of these visas do not give the holder the right to work or start engaging in any business activity in the Qatar.

Check if you need a Travel Visa

To provide information regarding your eligibility & applicable fees, please select your citizenship.

A detailed review of E Tourist visa Qatar

Qatar is a peninsular Arab country whose geography includes the arid desert and the long beaches and dunes of the Persian (African) Gulf. The capital Doha is situated at the coast, known for its futuristic skyscrapers and other ultramodern architecture designed by ancient Islamic style, including the Museum of Islamic Art in calcareous stone. The museum sits on the waterfront promenade of the town of Corniche. Qatar is one of the countries with the highest growth in tourism. In 2017 more than 2.3 million foreign tourists visited Qatar, according to World Tourism rankings. Qatar is one of Middle East's most accessible countries, thanks to recent changes in visa facilitation, including allowing visa-free and free entry for citizens of 88 countries.

Qatar national museum construction site in cornish

The E Tourist visa Qatar is a short-term visa granted for tourism reasons. This type of visa is only granted for recreation, sight-seeing, and meeting friends/relatives.

The following nationalities are eligible for the E Tourist visa Qatar:


Republic of Angola, Republic of Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Republic of Cameroon, Republic of Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Republic of Chad, Comoros, Congo, Republic of the, Cote d'Ivoire, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Gabonese Republic, Gambia, The, Ghana, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Republic of Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Republic of Madagascar, Malawi, Republic of Mali, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Republic of Namibia, Niger, Federal Republic of Nigeria, Reunion, Sao Tome and Principe, Republic of Senegal, Sierra Leone, Federal Republic of Somalia, South Sudan, Congo, Democratic Republic of the, Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, Botswana, Rwanda, Sudan, Swaziland, United Republic of Tanzania, Togolese Republic, Republic of Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe


Lao People's Democratic Republic, and Macau.

South Asia

Nepal, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka

South East

Cambodia, Mongolia, Myanmar, North Korea, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Taiwan, Timor-Leste and Vietnam

Central Asia

Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan

Middle east

Armenia, Iran and the Palestinian Territory

Central America

Anguilla, Aruba, Belize, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Dominica, El Salvador, Grenada, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Martinique, Nicaragua, Netherlands Antilles, Puerto Rico, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Guadeloupe, Barbados, Trinidad and Tobago, US Virgin Islands

North America & South America

Bermuda and French Guiana


Albania, Gibraltar, Kosovo, Montenegro, and Bosnia and Herzegovina


American Samoa, Fiji, French Polynesia, Guam, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Nauru, New Caledonia, Palau, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu


Seychelles, South Africa



Central America

Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Panama

Central Asia

Kazakhstan, Russia


Principality of Andorra, Austria, Belarus, Kingdom of Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, French Republic, Federal Republic of Germany, Greece, Holy See, Republic of Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Republic of Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, Macedonia, Republic of Malta, Moldova, Principality of Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portuguese Republic, Romania, San Marino, Serbia, Slovak Republic, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Ukraine, United Kingdom

Middle East

Azerbaijan, Kingdom of Bahrain, Georgia, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Republic of Turkey, United Arab Emirates

North America

Canada, Mexico, United States of America


Australia, New Zealand

South America

Argentine Republic, Bolivia, Federative Republic of Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela

South Asia

India, Maldives

South East Asia

Brunei, China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand

The cost varies depending on your nationality and the nature of your visit, which ranges from $16.6 to $27.78 USD. Please use our visa widget to find out the cost of your specific nationality. There is also a $10 USD service fee.

The E tourist visa Qatar application may take 4 days for processing. The applicant must apply once the travel plan is confirmed.

An E Tourist visa Qatar is granted for 30 calendar days from the date of the issue. The permissible stay with an e-visa in Qatar lasts up to 30 days from the date of arrival, under the period of validity.

The E Tourist visa Qatar requires the traveler to remain in Qatar for a period of 30 days.

A passport should have at least six months’ validity at the date of entry into Qatar.

For E tourist visa Qatar, the following documents are needed:

  1. All applicants must have an individual machine-readable passport that is valid for at least 6 months from the date of entry into Qatar.
  2. Airline reservation (Qatar Airways passengers are not required to submit their reservation information).
  3. A passport-size photo
  4. Proof of Residency
  5. If you stay in a hotel, you are required to submit a copy of your hotel reservation/confirmation
  6. Whether you have proof of valid tourist visa keep for any of the following countries: Australia, Canada, GCC, New Zealand, Schengen Countries, USA or UK or bank statement, investment and if not the annual income of at least USD 8000 (if applicable)

No. The E Tourist visa Qatar must be obtained prior to your entry into Qatar.

The traveler should carry a copy of the E Tourist visa Qatar with them at the time of entry into Qatar.

Yes. A child’s passport must be valid for at least the next 6 months after the date of arrival in Qatar. Please notice this service does not allow you to apply for children who are endorsed on a parent's passport.

The force of nature sculpture in katara cultural village

No. A Qatar visa is not valid for employment. You must apply for a regular visa in order to work in Qatar.

Travelers with dual or multiple citizenships must choose which nationality and passport to use on their trip.

Yes. However, travelers applying for a Qatar visa must apply using the passport of the eligible country.

No. You cannot apply online if you do not have a valid passport from an eligible country with at least 6 months' validity. Qatar visa is also not available to diplomatic/official passport holders or laissez-passer/international travel document holders.

No. The applicant will receive an electronic visa, which does not require anything to be stamped prior to travel. All visas are sent via email. The applicant should print out a copy of their visa before they travel and bring it with them to the port of entry.

When using a Qatar visa, you can use it for recreation/sight-seeing.

The applicant must prove the purpose of travel by presenting a valid passport, valid accommodation booking, flight ticket, Proof of Residency, and hotel reservation.

No. Upon approval, Click2Visas will send the applicant their Qatar visa via email in PDF format.

No. Only citizens from eligible countries can apply for the Qatar visa. Use our visa widget to see you qualify for the Qatar visa for US citizens.

Yes, all travelers need to have a valid Qatar visa before traveling to Qatar.

No, the validity period of the Qatar visa begins from the date specified on their application. The traveler can enter Qatar on any date within this period.

No. The Qatar visa is just a landing authorization. It’s up to Qatar’s customs authorities to allow entry to a traveler upon arrival.