Tourist Visas for Ecuador

Ecuador welcomes people from all over the world who wish to visit for a short period of time or to establish a permanent residency. Most people do not require a visa prior to visiting Ecuador for a stay of up to 90 days. Nonetheless, citizens (passport holders) from the following countries must obtain a visa at the Ecuadorian consulate of their jurisdiction:

 

AfghanistanBangladeshEritreaEthiopia
EthiopiaKenyaNepalNigeria
PakistanSomaliaSenegalCuba
North Korea   

In addition, since August 12, 2019, nationals of the following countries require a visa to enter Ecuador:

AngolaCameroonGambiaGhana
GuineaIndiaIraqLibya
DR of CongoSyriaSri Lanka 

All travellers must have the following:

  • A passport with remaining validity of at least 6 months beyond their travel dates.
  • A round/onward trip ticket.
  • Health insurance that will cover any health issues during their visit to Ecuador.

The possession of a visa or the lack of a visa requirement does not guarantee entry into Ecuador. At the port of entry, an Ecuadorian Customs Official will determine if the person is eligible to enter.

For more information on visas to Ecuador please visit:

http://www.consuladovirtual.gob.ec/en/web/guest/visas