India eVisa Requirments for Portuguese

There are 3 categories under which the Indian e-Visa is issued :-

    (1)   e-Tourist visa (e-TV)
    (2)   e-Business visa
    (3)   e-Medical visa

The required documents for e-Tourist visa (e-TV) are digital photograph and copy of scanned Passport of the applicant. You will need to provide additional documents for e-Business visa - copy of your business card and e-Medical Visa - reference letter from Hospital.
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Everything Portuguese need to know about India e-visa application process

Many Portuguese citizens wish to visit India for exploring the interesting culture and beauty of India. The reason for coming to India can be a leisure trip, business trip, or medical reasons. The medical tourism in India is on the rise and people from various parts of the globe travel to India for getting treated.

If you wish to visit India, you need to apply for visa. In recent years, applying for visa has become easier with the e-visa scheme introduced by the Indian government. Now, Indian visa application Portugal can be made via online visa application system from the convenience of your home. You need not visit the Indian embassy. You simply need to submit the required and valid documents and the approval will be sent to you on your email. This saves a lot of time and money.

The Indian government offers 3 types of e-visa namely:

  • E-tourist visa
  • E- medical visa
  • E- business visa

The documents needed for business and medical visa will vary a bit as you will be supposed to answer certain documents and surface a letter from concerned hospital or company, as the case may be.

You need to prepare for certain documents for processing the e-visa. These are simple routine documents; you just need a copy of them.

  • You need a valid passport for visa application. Most of you must be having one and if you don’t, apply for it as early as possible. If you already have one, look for the validity and expiry date.
  • Next you need a digital photograph of yours which must be recent. It should have your full face and the background must be white. A scanned copy of the photo is what you need for uploading.
  • A scan copy of the information page of passport.
  • You need to make payment for the visa processing so be ready with your debit or credit card.
  • In case of business visa, you need to provide your business card as well as invitation letter from the Indian company.
  • In case of medical visa, you need a letter from the hospital in India that you are visiting.

Important essentials for visa are:

– Applicant’s photo

– Scan of passport personal details page

– Scan of last page of passport (if applicable)

The validity of the Indian e-visa depends on the type of visa you have applied for but at least with a tourist e-visa you can have it 1 year after issues, as long as you remain total 90 days in India.

The tourist visa is most economical of all the 3 types of visa.

  • For standard processing it takes 5 days and you will have to pay around 76 USD.
  • For rush processing it will take 3 days and you will have to pay approximately 106 USD.
  • For super rush processing it will take only 2 days but it will cost around 141 USD.

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