Basic Travel Requirements for Egyptians visiting Mali

Travelers are required to fulfill the following requirements in order to apply for a Malian Visa.


Passport with a validity of more than 6 months from the intended period of exiting the country. The passport should have at least two blank pages for the necessary stamp. Duly completed visa application form signed by the applicant. Two recent passport-sized photographs with a white background. The photo should follow the specification for a visa application. Original copy of bank statement from the past three months prior to the period of visa application. This is proof of a steady and continuous flow of funds. Travel insurance which has sufficient medical coverage. The insurance should be valid for the duration of your stay in the country. Proof of accommodation for the period you will be staying in the country. Copy of return flight ticket. Travel itinerary.

Mali Visa for Egyptians

Facts about Mali


Mali is a country known for its historical buildings, wildlife, and national parks. You can take a tour of the National Museum of Mali, go hiking on Mount Hombori, visit La Duna Rose or the Gouina Falls. Visiting Mali will be worth your while with all the attractions available. The country receives a total of 173,200 tourists yearly.

Travelers are advised to carry a form of identification at all times as there is a tendency for the local authority to carry out random checks. Although homosexuality is legal in Mali, public displays of affection between homosexuals is seen as offensive by the locals.

Types of Mali Visa


Types of Visa Processing Time Duration of Stay
Tourist visa 8 working days 90 days
Business visa 8 working days 90 days

General Requirements for Mali Visa


Passport with a validity of more than 6 months from the intended period of exiting the country. The passport should have at least two blank pages for the necessary stamp. Duly completed visa application form signed by the applicant. Two recent passport-sized photographs with a white background. The photo should follow the specification for a visa application. Original copy of bank statement from the past three months prior to the period of visa application. This is proof of a steady and continuous flow of funds. Travel insurance which has sufficient medical coverage. The insurance should be valid for the duration of your stay in the country. Proof of accommodation for the period you will be staying in the country. Copy of return flight ticket. Travel itinerary.

Mali Tourist Visa Eligibility & Requirements

Eligible applicants of this visa are foreigners traveling to Mali for the purpose of sightseeing, relaxation, and recreation. Foreign citizens who have the intention of visiting their friends or relatives residing in Mali can also apply for this visa. An official letter of invitation from the person you are visiting in Mali should be provided. The letter must state the relationship between the applicant and the host and must state the duration of the visit. This visa allows its holders to attend festivals and events that are taking place in the country. Applicants of this visa who are employed are required to provide the original copy of their birth certificate which carries both names of their parents. Minors applying for this visa are required to be in possession of the original copy of their birth certificate which carries both names of their parents During your time in the country, you are not allowed to receive payments for the services you render. Applicants of this visa are required to be in possession of the International Certificate of Vaccination against yellow fever. Non-Egyptians should be in possession of a copy of their stay permit in Egypt.

Mali Business Visa Eligibility & Requirements

The major applicants of this visa are business travelers who have the intention of engaging in business activities with their partners in Mali. Businessmen and businesswomen are allowed free to attend business meetings and negotiate and sign contracts during these meetings. Holders of this visa can attend trade fairs, conferences, and business seminars relating to their professional activity in the country. An official letter of invitation from the inviting company in Mali is required. The letter must be printed on the company’s letterhead and must state the duration and purpose of the business trip. The business letter must state who will bear the cost of the applicant’s finances in the country. A letter from the applicant’s employer in Egypt should be provided. The letter must state the job position, salary level, and length of the applicant’s employment. Proof of previous trade relations between the two companies should be provided, if any. You are required to be in possession of the International Certificate of Vaccination against yellow fever. Proof of payment of visa application fee is required.

Mali Visa Fees


Tourist visa

100.00 (USD)

Business visa

100.00 (USD)

Mali Visa Application Centres & Embassies in Egypt


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