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Angola Visa

Hi,

Has anyone managed to get a visa to get into Angola latlely?

What about getting the visa in Cameroon or Congo?

----Invitation letter a must?

Thanks.
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from what I have heard, people only manage to get transit visas in Congo. To get a visa in South Africa seems easier.
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Matadi in DRC is the place where many southbound travelers secure an Angola visa. We tried in both Cameroon and Congo in early 2009 and like everyone else I know of were rejected.

In Matadi February 2009, the process was fairly easy. No letter of invitation was required, though we did have one. Don't expect anything more than a five-day transit visa, though.

The search function will supply some more info, have been a number of threads about this. Good luck.
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Matadi in DRC is the place where many southbound travelers secure an Angola visa. We tried in both Cameroon and Congo in early 2009 and like everyone else I know of were rejected.

In Matadi February 2009, the process was fairly easy. No letter of invitation was required, though we did have one. Don't expect anything more than a five-day transit visa, though.

The search function will supply some more info, have been a number of threads about this. Good luck.
Hummm these are NOT goods news...
Anyway, I live in morocco and I called today the Angolan embassy. It seem very simple to get the visa... they didn't even asked for an invitation letter...
I just hope it will be that simple when we will actually go to the embassy to get them....

I'll keep you posted.
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