Canada is synonymous with the big red maple leaf, which is proudly flaunted on its flag. The maple leaf is a quintessential symbol of Canada that represents its culture, continuing life and beauty. Sprawled across the continent of North America, Canada is the second largest country in the world in terms of total area. It shares its land borders with the USA and the US state of Alaska.
One of its topographic wonders, Canada is home to the largest number of lakes in the world that add up to 2,000,000 in numbers, and hold much of the world's fresh water. Canada is enriched with natural marvels that add to its raw beauty. The Northern Lights in Yukon and Northwest territories, fresh-water glaciers in the Canadian Rockies, the famous Niagara Falls, Prairie Skies in Canadian Prairies, Bay of Fundi in Atlantic Canada to name a few, are some of its incredibly beautiful phenomena that offer an immersive experience to visitors.
Canada is a beautiful combination of pristine nature and suave infrastructure with advanced cosmopolitan cities, vibrant culture and wonderfully friendly people. Millions of visitors and tourists flea to Canada every year to visit friends and family or to just experience Canada's natural beauty.
Canadian Visitor Visa
The Canada Visit Visa is a simple visa application giving you the ability to visit Canada for a period of up to 6 months. Single entry visas and multiple entry visas are the two types of Canada visas available in Canada. Foreign nationals can only enter Canada once with a single-entry visa. A multiple entry visa permits its holder to come and go as often as they desire while the visa is valid. You do not have to pick the type of visitor visa to apply for; all applicants are automatically considered for multiple entry visas, and single-entry visas are only awarded in exceptional circumstances.
How to Apply for Canada Visitor Visa?
Step 1: Check if you're eligible to travel to Canada
You must bring evidence that you meet the eligibility requirements to travel at this time.
Step 2: Get the documents that show you meet the criteria for a visitor visa
Check the list of documents based on your situation
Step 3: Apply online
1. Create an account
2. Upload your documents
3. Pay your fees
Step 4: Give your fingerprints and photo (biometrics)
Normally, you need to give biometrics. If your local visa application centre is not open due to COVID-19, there are temporary measures in place for biometrics.
Step 5: How we process your application
We'll check your application to make sure you have all the documents you need.
* If it's incomplete, we'll return your application without processing it.
* If we approve your application, we'll ask you to send us your passport.
Step 6: Send us your passport (if we approve your application)
To get your visa, follow the instructions we'll send to you.
Canadian Tourist Visa Fees
The application fee per person for a Canada Visitor Visa is CAD$100. If you also have to submit the biometrics, that will cost you an additional CAD$85. So together, the whole cost of just applying for this visa is CAD$185. In addition to this, you will also have to pay for the passport processing which will cost around CAD$45.