How to obtain a tourist Visa to Brazil?

Brazil is a country in the continent of South America. Known for being the largest country in the continent, Brazil has a landmass of over 8 million square kilometers. Thus, making it the fifth largest country in the world. As a country, Brazil is also home to some of the world’s most amazing natural wonders such as:

  • The Amazon

Yes, Brazil is home to the world’s largest rainforest, Amazonia, which provides our planet with the majority of our oxygen. A trip to Brazil would be the perfect opportunity to witness such a wonder up close and personal.

  • Rio De Janeiro

A brilliant juxtaposition of nature and industrialization, in Rio De Janeiro it is not uncommon to pass by a sky scraper and find a stretch of lush forest a few miles away.

  • The Pantanal Wetlands

Also known as the world’s largest wetlands, the Pantanal Wetlands is home to a large and complex ecosystem.

So, whether it is a solo trip or a family holiday, Brazil has something for everyone. However, depending on your country’s relations with Brazil, you may require a visa to enter. You may check here, to see if your country is exempt from requiring a visa to enter Brazil. If your country is on this list, you are allowed to stay in Brazil for a period of time up to 90 days. In this instance this visa is only valid providing your passport has a validity of at least 6 months.

If your country is not on the list, don’t panic! The process towards obtaining the visa is quite simple, however, if you need any help to do so, please contact us. Here at S&F Consulting, we are officially registered agents in Brazil. This means that we are qualified to act on your behalf for whatever task that needs to be undertaken.

In the meantime, we have prepared a summary of what the visa process for Brazil entails below. You may use this as a checklist to ensure you are fully prepared. After filing the application, the process towards receiving the visa will take approximately 5-7 working days.

The process towards obtaining a tourist visa to visit Brazil

Step 1- Prepare the following documents:

  • Your original passport (needs to be valid for at least 6 months)
  • Two passport sized photos with a white background
  • A filled in visa application form
  • Step 2- Cover letter

To successfully apply for visa to Brazil, you will need to write a cover letter. This is just a simple letter that details your reasons to visit Brazil and what you intend to do during your stay.

  • Step 3- Flight tickets

You will need to send either flight bookings or copies of your flight tickets to and from Brazil

  • Step 4- Travel itinerary

You will need to write and submit a travel itinerary of what you intend to do during your stay in Brazil.

  • Step 5- Bank statement

You will need to submit a statement from your bank that confirms you have sufficient funds for your stay in Brazil.

Once you have submitted all the documents to your nearest Brazilian Embassy, if your application is approved, you will receive your visa within 5-7 working days. It should be noted that the tourist visa will cost USD 90 as a processing fee. This fee should be paid while submitting your documents for processing.

To conclude, obtaining a visa to Brazil is a simple process. If you have any doubts or reservations do contact us. Our friendly customer service team will be happy to help you. We are online 24/7 so if you ever need us, just call!

 Frequently Asked Questions

How long will this process take?

The process to obtain a tourist visa to Brazil will take around 5-7 working days

How much is the visa fee?

The visa fee for tourists is USD 90

Why should I choose S & F Consulting?

Here at S & F Consulting, we are officially registered agents in Brazil. As such, our pride is being able to simplify otherwise complicated processes for you. Therefore, you may simply contact us will make sure any visa process goes smooth and worry free!


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