To find out if you require a visa to come to Colombia, please click on the following link:Click here
Where you’re asked to state the purpose of your trip, mark the option: partaking in tourism/events.
Courtesy Visa (Type V)
Representatives of a member-State or a State-observer of the 14.COM, may apply for a Type V courtesy visa. To do so, participants must present an official letter from their government acknowledging they’re part of its official delegation. NGO members must present a letter signed by their organization’s president certifying they’re part of their 14.COM team.
If you’re unable to get such a letter, you can submit an invitation issued by the Secretariat of UNESCO’s Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage.
Documents Needed to Apply for your Visa
Copy of the letter issued by your government or the president of your organization. This must certify you are a member of their official delegation. If you cannot obtain such a letter, you must submit an invitation issued by the Secretariat of UNESCO’s Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage.
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How to apply for your visa
Complete all required fields.
The type of visa you will apply for is "Visitor", the specific activity "courtesy" and the condition "others".
When you have the opportunity to choose where to send your application, be sure to choose Bogota. Please do not choose a consulate abroad.
When asked about the institution write “UNESCO’s 14th Committee for Intangible Cultural Heritage”.
Under “specify,” write your delegation’s name.
After completing the requested information, fill out the payment option. Your visa is free, but the system will only accept your request if you complete the payment option. Otherwise the system will not register the application and you will not get a visa.
Finally, be sure to include a valid email address. The electronic visa will be sent to your email. When entering Colombia, it’s not necessary to present a stamped visa on your passport. You can present the electronic visa you get via email. You can print it or show in digital format.
Please take into account
Finally, to apply for a Visitor Visa - Type V, do so through the link: click hereWhen you’re asked where to send your application, be sure to choose Bogotá.