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Old 21.08.2015, 14:03
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Re: Pakistani Embassy in Bern

I've just received a 20-days Pakistan tourist visa and here is how it worked:
- spent a solid 2 weeks on the phone with the embassy trying to get an indication as to whether travelling by land would be okay.
- finally got a positive verbal answer on the phone, after I insisted I was just travelling the north of the country.
- showed up at the Bern embassy with all my documents* (and indeed no plane tickets to present) and the lovely officer told me all was in order.
- received my passport with a 20-days tourist visa via registered mail (+5CHF) the very next day, after I told them I was leaving very soon.

Moral of the story: if you can, just go there with your documents and explain your situation.

Note: I was granted 20 days despite my application for 30 days. But this should be enough for my itinerary.

2 passport size photographs (Swiss format),
(copy only) of my Swiss resident permit (B),
Self addressed stamped envelope for the registered courier,
proof of bank transfer for CHF.47,
an additional 5 CHF for registering the mail,
-NO- flight confirmation
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Re: Pakistani Embassy in Bern

*Good News For Afghan Nationals* Tourist/Visit/Transit and Family visa to Pakistan is free. Afghan Nationals don't need to pay to get the visa.

Please click on the link below to see the detailed table for each country:
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