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Schengen TOURIST Visa requirements and TIPS

Schengen TOURIST Visa requirements and TIPS

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Who can apply for a Tourist Schengen Visa?

* If your intention is purely tourism. If you plan to travel from one country to another on your own or with family and friends.
* If you are not going to meet or visit anyone you know.
* If you’re going on a group tour from a travel agency.


(Please check the complete list of requirements in the website of the embassy where your planning to apply)

1. Application form – Download your free SCHENGEN APPLICATION FORM here:


2. Passport valid for at least 6 months -(Photocopy of valid passport as well as old passports)

3. Two passport size picture ( for the background, check the requirements from the embassy you will be applying)

4. Original birth certificate or marriage certificate from PSA

5.  Proof of financial means
-Bank account certificate and 6 months bank statement (should be stamped and have a signature from the bank)

– If you have a Sponsor (Anyone can sponsor you, even his not from the Schengen countries)
*Sponsorship letter
*Scanned copy of the Passport.
*Resident ID copy ( if his from the Schengen area)
**Proof of financial funds,6 months bank statements and work contract, and last 3 months payslips.
* Original Affidavit of Support or some call it a formal obligation, legalized by their municipality where the sponsor is registered. (if not from the Philippines, have the sponsorship letter notarized by a lawyer)
*In case of a non-formalized relationship with your sponsor like (boyfriend/girlfriend/fiance(e) – a photocopy of the biodata page of the passport and travel history of the sponsor (entry stamps).

6. Travel documents such as plane tickets

7. Proof of accommodation
-hotel or hostel reservations
-Apartment rental

8. Health and Travel Insurance- Purchase insurance for your whole period of stay in Europe and make sure that it’s valid in all Schengen member states. It should have coverage of at least €30,000

9. Cover letter

10. Travel itinerary of the duration of stay in the Schengen area.

11. Proof of Strong Ties: assets, land under your name, properties under your name, small business, investment, dead of sales, (anything you own that is under your name)         

12. Evidence of Employment Status.
For employees:
*Employment contract. – COE must include: employers full name, complete address, telephone number with area code, details regarding the position, income, employment duration
*Current bank statement of the latest 6 months.
*Leave permission from the employer.
*Income Tax Return (ITR) form or Certificate of Income Tax deducted at the source of salary.

For the self-employed:
*A copy of your business license (DTI)
*Company bank statement for the latest 6 months.
*Income Tax Return (ITR).

For students:
*Proof of enrollment.
*approved letter of absence from your School or University
*photocopy of school ID

For Retirees:
*Pension statement of the latest 6 months.

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  1. I want to know more about schengen visa application keep Vlogging God Bless You

  2. Hello po. If I will be travelling to Paris and suppose I am going to apply for a schengen visa, which of the required documents should be translated into French?

  3. I like your detailed explanation miss
    What if I haven't travel to any country and I will apply to get Schengen visa for tourist, is it possible i can be approved?

  4. Hello,,ask Lang po' sa Visit Visa ano ang mga requirements? Thank you po'…

  5. Mam pa help po ako panu po gumawa nanh detailed daily itenerary.. thank you po. sample namn po mam. Please 🙏

  6. mam joy pwede ba na sponsor ako ng friend ko sa argentina pero ang pupuntahan ko spain
    ano po yung mga need nmin na requirements at magkno po lhat ng expensed😊
    slmat po😘

  7. maam i plan na mag totourist ako month of Feb. pwedi na po ba ako mag.apply ng tourist visa? wala na po ako work sponsor lang po ng bf ko.looking forward your response maam.thank you

  8. Hi mam good day mam ask ko lang ano po ang magandang pwde po sakin tourist visa or visit visa po gusto ko po sana pumunta sa bf ko and i will stay po 3 months and spnosor po siya

  9. Ask ko lang po if may possible chance po ba maaprove and tourist visa if unemployed?

  10. Hi can i ask in sponsorship letter / affidavit of support will my boyfriend needs to go in Phil Embassy in US and let them stamped it? Then send to me the original letter and needs to be red ribbon in dfa? I saw avlog thats says loke this pls confirm thsnks

  11. Hi Ms Joy sa lahat po ng passport ko puro tourist visa ang stamp mas madali pa mabigyan ng visa pag ang stamp ko puro tourist

  12. Maam Joy paano pag wala akong back statement.tapos Yong boyfriend ko lang ang mag provide .ma accept kaya ng immigration ma'am .i hope ma notice nyo po ako ma'am

  13. hello po, question pls. what about for digital nomads? should we still show ITR? thanks

  14. Good day, what is more easier to get a tourist visa in France since I'm currently here in Dubai for employment. Tnx

  15. Hi miss joy, Tanong ko lang po, my boyfriend planning to sponsoring me for 3mons, ok Lang ba yun Kung sa bahay nya Lang ako mag stay at Walang Masyadong itinerary?

  16. If i need details literinary how much is the cost and cover letter

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