Obtaining required travel documents is your sole responsibility. Requirements vary by country and are subject to change at any time. Please check with the government agencies of the countries you will be visiting for the most recent information.
For countries that require a visa, guests can obtain one through the embassy of that country or through a visa processing service. We partner with Visa Central/CIBT. To go to Visa Central/CIBT you can CLICK HERE or call them at 1 (877) 955-8624.
Please note that some countries have the option to purchase a visa on arrival at a low cost, however we recommend obtaining all required documents in advance whenever possible.
Cruise & Rail: Istanbul itineraries
An e-visa for Turkey can be obtained through the consular website: www.visa.gov.tr. Guests should apply for a tourist visa, and select “Tek Giris” from the drop-down menu to indicate a single entry visa. The form will then take you to the full application page. In the name section, guests who have a middle name should enter it along with their first name in the “Given/First Name” field, using a space between names. After completing the form an email will be sent to the address you provided with payment instructions. The cost is typically USD$50 per person.
Guests needing assistance can use their FAQ section or call the number listed on their website. Uniworld is not able to troubleshoot applications. If additional assistance is needed please consider using a visa processing service.
Note: visas cannot be obtained on arrival in Turkey for US or Canadian citizens. Your travel documents must include your visa and a passport that is valid for 60 days AFTER departing Turkey.
India’s Golden Triangle & the Sacred Ganges
A single-entry visa is required for our 2022 and 2023 programs. Most nationalities are eligible for an e-visa and can apply online here: indianvisaonline.gov.in.
Splendors of Egypt & the Nile
An e-visa is offered by the Arab Repubic of Egypt and can be requested online. Availability, pricing, and processing time are subject to change, however the cost is approximately USD$36 per person and should be requested at least 7 days prior to departure.