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Bulgaria Tourist Visa Requirement

Capital City:
Bulgarian Lev (BGN)
Local Time:
GMT + 2
Telephone Code :
+ 359
Closed on Saturday and Sunday.
Exchange Rate:
1.00 BGN (Bulgarian Lev) is equivalent to 45.4 BDT

Tourist Visa Requirement


1) Passport:
  1. Passports must be valid for 3 months beyond intended date of departure from Bulgaria. All the applicants are required to provide a photocopy of first & last page of their passports.
  2. Copy of previous passports and visas issued.


2) Visa Application Form:

 Visa Application Form duly filled and signed in English Capital Letters. Answer each question on the form and continue that question on a separate sheet if necessary. Click Here to Download Visa Application Form


3) Photo:
  1. Two passport size color photographs (3x4cm, white background)) with 3 Visiting Cards.
  2. 60%-80% face coverage, light background and without border (Size: 35mm x 45mm).


4)  Covering-Letter:

Covering Letter from applicant including Name, Designation, Passport Number, purpose and outlining who will be responsible for the full costs of the trip – travel, accommodation, expenses etc. Addressed to – “Bulgaria High Commission, New Delhi, India”. Visa Category must be mentioned in the subject line.

5) Proof of Occupation: 
  1. A letter from the office such a NOC/LOI letter on the organization’s letter-head pad stating applicant’s name, designation, passport number, purpose, duration of visit, sponsorship status etc. Addressing the Visa Officer, Embassy of Bulgaria, New Delhi.
  2. Office ID card copy/ Visiting card (3 copies)
  3. Trade license / Incorporation Certificate & Memorandum (for business person)
  4. Salary Certificate from office


6)  Invitation Letter:

 1.  Invitation Letter from the Inviting Company/ Family/ Friend in Bulgaria with Inviter’s address and phone number.

2.   Inviter’s Passport Copy or Resident ID Card

7) Financials:
  1. Original copy of Bank Statement (salary)/ Personal bank statement for last 6 months mentioning the Bank’s name, Bank’s Telephone Number clearly.
  2. Employer Company’s Bank Statement for last 6 months mentioning the Bank’s name, Bank’s Telephone Number clearly. (If the trip is sponsored by the employer)


8) Airline: 

Ticket Itinerary as per travel date.

9) Hotel Reservation:  

Hotel booking as per travel date

 10)   Trip Itinerary:

Trip Itinerary with day to day travel plan.

11) Health Requirements:

A medical insurance valid for the EU member states for the whole period of the trip, covering all costs for repatriation and for urgent medical care and emergency hospital treatment for the period of the stay indicated in the visa. The insurance amount cannot be less than 30 thousand euro.