To receive your Egyptian tourist visa, you need to fill out an application with your correct information. Click on the link below to check if your country is eligible to apply for an electronic visa online. If you find your country’s name listed, with a clear scanned copy of your passport and an active debit/credit card, you may proceed with filling out the application and paying the required fees.
If your country is not listed among the eligible countries, please visit the Egyptian Embassy in your country to apply for a tourist visa and provide the required documents upon request.
Cost of Egyptian Visa, as per Feb 2019, is $25. Passport validity is 6 months. For questions and requests, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
According to the latest list, the below nationals are eligible to get their visa on arrival at the airport. However, it is recommended to also check with the Egyptian Consulate / Embassy in your country.
If you need an invitation letter for your visa application please fill in the form below
Below is the basic itinerary for Fab15 travelers; tours are not included.
- July 27: Arrive at Cairo - recommended hotel Le Meridien Cairo Airport
- July 28: Take a bus/flight to ElGouna
- July 29: Beginning of Fab15 conference
- August 2: Fab15 Conference and travel back to Cairo (check recommended hotels here)
- August 3: Fab Festival and Fab15 Closing Ceremony
- August 4: Fab lab tours
A 5-hour bus ride will be available for $40 for Cairo – ElGouna roundtrip.
Timings from Cairo to ElGouna on July 27:
- 10 A.M.
- 04 P.M.
- 09 P.M.
On July 28:
- 06 A.M.
Return Trip from ElGouna to Cairo on August 2 at 3 P.M.
For booking kindly send an email to:
- Full Name (as it appears in passport)
- Passport Number
- Conference Ticket Number
- Timing Preference
To go to ElGouna, you will fly into the Hurghada airport (HRG) then take the hotel shuttle or a cab to your hotel or accommodation in ElGouna. The flight from Cairo to Hurghada takes around 1 hour.
To book your flight, click on this link to be redirected to the reservation and booking site.
Renting Apartments in ElGouna
ElGouna recommended hotels
ElGouna low budget hotels
*If you wish to use Airbnb, kindly search under “Elgouna Farms Dahar Outlet, El-Nasr, Qesm Hurghada, Egypt”
TUB Campus ElGouna Dorms
5 minute walk to the event venue
Hotels outside ElGouna
Hotel in Cairo Airport
Cairo recommended hotels
Cairo low budget hotels
*If you wish to use Airbnb, kindly search under “Cairo, Cairo Governorate, Egypt”