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by Uazdan
Mon Dec 05, 2016 9:11 am
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Pamir Highway checkpoints
Replies: 8
Views: 6279

Re: Pamir Highway checkpoints

Had a similar experience with the border guards at Kargush. I was in my own car. Wanted to look through everything. Was obviously looking for things to keep. We were very lucky to a fluent russian speaker with us which help keep things from getting out of hand. Heard similar stories from all other t...
by Uazdan
Mon Dec 05, 2016 9:02 am
Forum: Visas & embassy reports
Topic: Transit visa in Azerbaijan
Replies: 20
Views: 6843

Re: Transit visa in Azerbaijan

Just to make it completely clear. By car transit visa I mean permission for the vehicle to be driven through azerbaijan. In other countries a with a transit visa your car is taken to be with you and nothing other than normal formalities are needed when you enter the country. Azerbaijan is different ...
by Uazdan
Mon Dec 05, 2016 8:57 am
Forum: Visas & embassy reports
Topic: Transit visa in Azerbaijan
Replies: 20
Views: 6843

Re: Transit visa in Azerbaijan

Hello,
Sorry for the confusion. I didn't get a transit visa for me on arrival. I got it in Aktau before catching the ferry.
I was talking about the transit visa for the car, which is a seperate thing. Person transit visa 5 days, apply before hand. Car transit visa 3 days, issued on arrival.
by Uazdan
Thu Dec 01, 2016 7:44 am
Forum: Visas & embassy reports
Topic: Transit visa in Azerbaijan
Replies: 20
Views: 6843

Re: Transit visa in Azerbaijan

They give the 3 day visa at the border when you arrive. So cross in the morning. We were told by the customs guy that the day it was issued was counted as one of the days. Mine was issued at 5pm.... Also there is a charge. US $25 engine size less than about 2.9L , US $40 if above. If your car docume...
by Uazdan
Mon Nov 28, 2016 10:22 am
Forum: Visas & embassy reports
Topic: Embassy reports: Russian Visa in Tashkent
Replies: 21
Views: 10907

Re: UPDATE: Russian Tourist Visa in Tashkent

As an Australian I applied for a russian tourist visa here at the start of October 2016. They required from me: Invitation (original), insurance certificate (original), a CV, a print out application, photocopies of passport including page with Uzbek visa and car documents. Processing time was going ...
by Uazdan
Sun Oct 02, 2016 8:32 am
Forum: Roads, borders and security updates
Topic: Karkara valley (Kegen – Tup/Kensu) border
Replies: 69
Views: 32444

Re: Karkara valley (Kegen – Tup/Kensu) border

It was open when we crossed on the 15th of september.

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