Hungary has complicated the procedure for applying for a visa

From November 24, Hungary introduces a limit on the daily submission of visa applications from travel agencies

companies from November 24. This information appeared on the website of the Association of Tour Operators of Russia (ATOR).

According to the new rules, all applications for registration of entry documents will be accepted only with air tickets, indicating the reservation number. In addition, a limit is introduced on the daily filing of applications from travel agencies, and the date and time of submission of documents will now have to be coordinated with the VFS Global visa centers in advance. the entry of a tourist to the hotel. ” “In the event of violations by the travel agency (change of the reservation, not checking into the hotel), the issued visa will be canceled, and the accreditation of the travel agency that violates its rules will be immediately suspended,” the diplomatic mission emphasized.

In the opinion experts of the tourism industry, such a complication of visa procedures may lead to an extension of the deadline for issuing entry documents.

Since November 20, Hungary has tightened coronavirus restrictions on tourists. According to the new rules, from now on, shops, shopping centers, theaters, museums and other indoor events will only be allowed in with a protective mask.