Tourist Visa For United Kingdom: Here’s Everything To Know!

by Vaishalee Kalvankar
Tourist Visa For United Kingdom: Here’s Everything To Know!

The United Kingdom is one of those countries that is for sure listed on every traveller’s list. Now that after a hiatus of two years, the world is free to travel with slowly restrictions being curbed, we are sure that many of you might be thinking of the UK. Getting a tourist visa is at times a headache especially if it’s your first time. But do not worry we got your back. Here is everything you need to know about a UK tourist visa. 

6 Months Visa

Standard Visitor Visas are short-term UK visa that allows the holder to stay in the UK for a maximum of six months. It is at the embassy’s discretion to issue visas for a shorter period of time. This visa is issued to those who wish to travel to the United Kingdom for tourism, medical treatment, visiting family or work. 

Application For Tourist/Visitors Visa

  • Fill out the online form
  • Collect the required documents
  • Schedule an interview
  • Attend the interview

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Documents Required 

  • Visa application form
  • Two colour photographs taken within the past 6 months
  • Valid passport with at least one blank page
  • Accommodation Proof
  • Travel Itinerary in detail
  • Specifics of your address in your country
  • Test results of Tuberculosis
  • Paid visa fees
  • 6 months bank statements (savings should be twice your UK expenses)

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