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How to get the Angola visa for Indian citizens: full guide

by Pilar Dujan | May 2, 2024
Guide on how to get the Angola visa for Indian citizens

Prepare for your trip to Angola with this guide! The most important out of all the Angola travel tips is learning about which permit you need to enter the country. Here’s a full guide about getting the Angola visa for Indian citizens.

Is it necessary to get an Angola visa for Indian citizens?

Yes, it’s mandatory to get the Angola visa for Indian citizens. When you apply for the Angola visa from Visagov, you’re actually applying for the pre-visa

The Angola visa for Indian citizens allows you to stay for 30 days, it has a validity of 60 days from the date of approval, and it allows for multiple entries and exits.

Requirements for the Angola visa for Indian citizens 

One of the essential requirements to get the Angola visa for Indian citizens is to have a passport. It must have a remaining validity of at least 6 months from your date of entry into Angola. You will also need a recent photograph in passport size.

The rest of the requirements for the Angola visa for Indian citizens are:

  • An International Vaccination Certificate for yellow fever (Angola is endemic of the disease, so all tourists must get the vaccine before traveling)
  • Proof of accommodation/hotel reservations
  • Proof of the ability to sustain yourself while in Angola. It must equal 200USD per day. 
  • Flight reservations

You will also need to comply with some other requirements to be granted entry into the country. All the information you need is in our guide about the Angola travel requirements.

How long does it take to get the Angola visa for Indian citizens?

The visa applications take between 3 to 5 days to be processed, and the document is valid for 60 days after being approved. That’s the time frame you have to apply.

Sunset view of the Kwanza bridge in Angola

More information needed before you travel to Angola from India

Where is the Angola Embassy in India?

Address: 5, Poorvi Marg, Block A, Vasant Vihar South West Delhi 110057

Telephone: +911126146195

Where is the Embassy of India in Angola?

Address: Four Villas Condominio, Villa No. 4,  Av. Principal de Talatona (Avenida Samora Machel), Talatona, Luanda, Angola 

Telephone: +244 - 941564851 / 941564887


What are the vaccine requirements for Angola for Indian citizens?

The vaccine against yellow fever is mandatory for everyone who wishes to visit Angola. On top of that, the following are recommended to all travelers:

  • Chickenpox (Varicella)
  • Diphtheria-Tetanus-Pertussis
  • Flu (influenza)
  • Measles-Mumps-Rubella (MMR)
  • Polio
  • Shingles
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B
  • Rabies
  • Typhoid

It’s also advised to take anti-malarial medication for a trip to Angola.

What is the time difference between Angola and India?

Angola’s time zone is West Africa Time (WAT), UTC+1. The time zone in place in India is Indian Standard Time (IST), UTC+5:30.

This means that the time difference between these two countries is 4:30 hours.

What is the currency of Angola and the exchange rate to Indian rupees?

The currency of Angola is the Angolan Kwanza (AOA). You can find bills of 50, 100, 200, 500, 1000, 2000 and 5000 Kz. In terms of coins, they have the following denominations: 50 cêntimos (cents), 1, 5, 10, 20, 50 and 100 Kz.

The current exchange rate for Indian rupees is 1 AOA = 0,100 INR.