Traveling during the pandemic undoubtedly has been hectic, confusing, and filled with uncertainty. Although many nations across the world are still enforcing strict bans and limits for tourism at the moment, we’ve compiled a list that as of now, are hassle-free in regards to issuing visas for Egyptians. So rest back, scroll down, and pack your bags afterwards for summer 2021!
Albania (visa-free/90 days)
Albania is located within the Balkan Peninsula with beautiful coastlines and an interior crossed by the Albanian alps. The medieval art museum is a must see for all adventurers this summer.
Benin (visa-free/90 days)
Situated in Western Africa, Benin is essentially the birthplace of the vodun (voodoo) religion. Ouidah is just one sight to witness a historical route where Africans were taken from and enslaved in the Americas.
Bolivia (visa on arrival/eVisa/90 days)
Located in South America, Bolivia contains enchanting scenery including the Amazon Basin rainforest and the Andes Mountains. The red lagoon and shallow salt lakes are a definite must see!
Burkina Faso (visa on arrival/30 days)
A landlocked nation in West Africa, the Karfiiguela Falls as well as other natural scenic gems should be on your list this summer!
Cape Verde (visa on arrival)
An island in the central Atlantic Ocean, Cape Verde consists of crystal clear beaches, snorkeling and diving adventures, and volcanoes! Talk about one hell of a summer!
Comoros (visa on arrival/45 days)
Located off the Mozambique channel, Comoros is yet another volcanic archipelago. The nation consists of a large population of coelacanths, and contain parks that are home to sharks and humpback whales.
Dominica (visa-free/21 days)
A Caribbean island with natural hot springs and tropical rainforests. Amongst the several sights there you must venture into include the Boiling Lake, a bubbling lake heated up by lava.
Gambia (visa-free/90 days)
Gambia is situated in Western Africa and is abundant in wildlife and diverse ecosystems. The Katchikally Crocodile Museum is just one example of witnessing, as well as getting up close and personal with these dinosaur age reptiles!
Ghana (visa on arrival/30 days)
Located in Western Africa, the Aburi Botanical Gardens and the Bojo Beach are worth this summer’s vacation!
Another gem in Western Africa, Guinea is home to a forested mountain range rich in native plants and animals, and the Fouta Djallon is not to be missed, a highland region with rivers and farms.
Guinea-Bissau (visa on arrival/eVisa/90 days)
Also in Western Africa, Guinea-Bissau is home to a thriving wildlife including saltwater hippos, and the Parque Natural das Lagoas de Cufada is a must see for all animal lovers!
Haiti (visa-free/90 days)
A Caribbean country that although the effects of their devastating earthquake from 2010 is still lingering around, that doesn’t mean its attractions are gone! Check out their mountaintop fortress Citadelle la Ferrière and go on a voodoo pilgrimage at Saut-d’Eau.
Iran (visa-free/21 days)
Iran, or Persia, is a Western Asian nation consisting of absolutely stunning architecture, and make sure to check out Ovan Lake for a serene boat ride and watching migratory birds soar above you.
Jordan (visa-free/30 days)
Defined by ancient monuments, nature reserves and seaside resorts, make sure to check out the lowest point on Earth, the Dead Sea, as well as the archaeological jewel attraction Petra!
Lebanon (visa on arrival/30 days)
A Middle Eastern nation with all sorts of adventures and culture, don’t miss out on the Kadisha Valley for waterfalls, caves, history, churches, and restaurants!
Madagascar (visa on arrival/eVisa/90 days)
An island nation in the Indian Ocean off the coast of Africa, make sure to check out their native Baobab trees as well as the Masoala National Park for extensive wildlife and dazzling marine life.
Maldives (visa on arrival/30 days)
A renowned island in the Indian Ocean, the Maldives are known for its crystal beaches and one example includes Bodufolhudhoo for some truly spectacular snorkeling and diving with manta rays and whale sharks.
Mauritania (visa on arrival)
A nation situated in Northwest Africa, don’t miss out on a peaceful and dreamlike escape in Boutilimit and the Mauritania Sahara!
Mozambique (visa on arrival/30 days)
A Southern African nation along the Indian Ocean with offshore marine parks, blood red sunsets and enchanting reefs, don’t miss out on Medjumbe Island for windsurfing and deep sea snorkeling and diving surrounded by extensive marine life and reefs.
Nicaragua (visa on arrival/30 days)
Set between the Pacific Ocean and the Caribbean Sea, Nicaragua is known for its lakes, beaches, and volcanoes. Don’t miss the active Masaya Volcano for a closeup of nature’s power!
Nepal (visa on arrival/90 days)
A landlocked nation in South Asia and situated amongst the Himalayas, make sure to witness the spiritual side of Nepal by paying a visit to the Boudhanath stupa, the holiest Tibetan Buddha temple outside of Tibet going back to the 14th century. Also, don’t miss the Swayambhunath (Monkey Temple) in Kathmandu this summer!
Palau (visa on arrival/30 days)
Situated in the Micronesia region within the Western side of the Pacific Ocean, Palau is made up of 500 islands. Make sure to go on a boat tour of the Rock Islands Southern Lagoon this summer for some out of this world snorkeling, and don’t forget Jellyfish Lake and Milky Way for a surreal experience of rubbing rock mud on yourself and marveling at the sheer number and movements of jellyfish!
Rwanda (visa on arrival/eVisa/30 days)
A landlocked Eastern African nation within the Great Rift Valley, check out Rwanda’s Volcanoes National Park for a lush experience with mountain gorillas and the golden monkey, and encompasses five of eight volcanoes in the Virunga Mountains.
Saint Kitts and Nevis (visa-free/90 days)
Situated between the Atlantic Ocean and the Caribbean, Saint Kitts offers an unforgettable view of its mountains and beaches. Make sure to go ziplining above the St. Kitts rainforest as well as a tour of the historic Downtown Basseterre.
Samoa (visa on arrival/60 days)
A Polynesian island nation that consists of big and small islands, as well as several smaller uninhabited islands. Don’t miss the Alofaaga Blowholes, the Papapapaitai Falls, and the immaculate conception of Mary Cathedral!
Senegal (visa on arrival/30 days)
Located in Western Africa, you cannot miss the wildlife safaris for the world here this summer, bustling with giraffes, lions, and more. Make sure to try out the Somone Lagoon and Bandia Park Safari from Dakar.
St. Vincent and the Grenadines (visa-free/30 days)
A Southern Caribbean nation with a main island and a chain of smaller ones, the country offers fantastic sights with white sand beaches and volcanic landscapes. Make sure to snorkel in the Tobago Cays where stingrays, barracudas, sea turtles and more can be seen!
Tajikistan (visa on arrival/eVisa/45 days)
Known for its rugged mountains and hiking adventures, Tajikistan is located within Central Asia, and make sure to check out the Pamir Highway for an unmatchable road trip where you can peek into Pakistan, China, and even wave to villagers from Afghanistan!
Tanzania (visa on arrival/eVisa)
An East African nation flooded with wildlife, Tanzania is a safari mecca. Make sure to hike Mount Kilimanjaro, at least some of it perhaps, and visit the Serengeti National Park, home to buffaloes, monkeys, leopards, elephants, eland, and bird watching!
Togo (visa on arrival/7 days)
Togo is situated in Western Africa along the Gulf of Guinea, and is known for its beaches lined up with palm trees and villages on top of hilltops. Don’t miss the flea and street markets of Grand Marche and the Tamberma Villages for a historical adventure.
Yemen (visa on arrival/90 days)
On the Southern end of the Arabian Peninsula lies Yemen, offering attractions that are quite literally out of a sci-fi movie. A definite must see this summer is the Socotra Island. With trees yielding dragon’s blood, and over a third of plants found nowhere else on the globe, one can truly say they’ve visited another planet with this diverse landscape.
Zimbabwe (visa on arrival/90 days)
In Southern Africa lies the landlocked nation of Zimbabwe, known for its diverse wildlife and dramatic landscape. Check out the Victoria Falls for a captivating force of nature as is thrusts its strength with all its might, as well as the Wild is Life Trust and ZEN in Harare, for a unique experience within the elephant nursery, giraffes, and more wild animas rescued by this haven!
Tuvalu (visa on arrival/30 days)
An independent island nation in the South Pacific, make sure to visit Funafuti Marine Conservation Area where crabs (hermit and coconut crabs), clams, lizards, tropical fish, and more!
Uganda (visa on arrival/eVisa)
A landlocked gem in Eastern Africa, Uganda’s wildlife ranges from rare birds to chimpanzees and hippos, with more natural treasures awaiting you. Go for a ride in the Lake Victoria Island Cycling Tour from Kampala and immerse yourself in nothing but green, waving along to Ugandan villagers throughout the ride along nature! The 3-Day Gorilla Trekking Bunyonyi Mist Relaxation Safari is also a must see!