How to Get Martinique Tourist Visit Visa from London

Martinique is an island in the eastern Caribbean Sea. It is a dependent overseas region or department of France. British tourists love Martinique’s lush-green rain forest mountains and white sand beaches. Tourists from the United Kingdom visit to hike and ride in the adventure parks and swim and sail along the idyllic beaches. A brilliant mix of African, Creole, French and Indian culture has influence the music, dance and cuisine of Martinique. The impressive historical monuments of Martinique present a feast for the eyes of people touring this heavenly Caribbean Island. The marvelous cuisine offered by this island has helped win this island the titles of “Best Gourmet Island of the Year 2008” by Caribbean World Magazine and “Top Caribbean Destination for Delectable Dining of the Year 2009” by Caribbean Travel + Life Magazine. For tourists coming from London, the Step by Step How to Get Martinique Tourist Visit Visa from London is the perfect start to an unforgettable vacation in  Martinique.

Visit: French Embassy in United Kingdom


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    British citizens

    British Citizens do not need a visa to enter Martinique. Other folks of British passport holders should confirm the entry requirements with the French Diplomatic mission.  There is no minimum passport validity requirement but you should make sure that the passport is valid at least for the proposed period of your stay.

    Other nationalities

    Citizens of other nations will have to contact Tlscontact or the French embassy in UK to get a visa for Martinique. Tlscontact is an organization to which the French embassy has outsourced its visa processing matters. A schengen visa will not help entry in Martinique.


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    Visa Requirements

    You have to register on the website of Tlscontact and fill out their form in order to get an individualized documents checklist. The documents required varies from cases to case but in general:

    a) A valid passport
    b) Funds to finance your stay in the country
    c) Airline tickets and itinerary

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    Applying for visa

    You have to personally visit the Tlscontact office to apply for a visa to Martinique from the French Embassy in London.

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    Processing time

    It is  recommend that you apply at least 20 working days before departure. Also, You can not submit visa application more than 90 days before your date of departure.

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    The visa fee is 100 GBP. Als0, in addition to this, 23.33 GBP service fee charged by Tlscontact. To see updated fees or categories exempt and given relaxation in fees Please click here.

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    Collection of Visa

    You will be required to visit the Tlscontact office for the collection of your passport after visa processing is done.

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    checklist of items to take along

    In addition to a valid passport and visa; the tourists must have the following items along with them.

    a)Travel itinerary
    b)Funds to support the visit
    c)Check / confirm that there are no hurricane forecasts

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