Pakistan, as a country, has not been the worlds most favorite. (Let’s hope Imran Khan changes that with Naya Pakistan) And the Pakistani passport was initially ranked the second lowest in 2016 out of 196 countries. Although it went up a notch and became third lowest in the ranking in 2027, it is still not the best place to be in.
Our very own “Green passport”
Nevertheless, Pakistanis are able to visit a total of 43 countries without visa or visa on arrival. Some of these countries also offer e-visa to Pakistani citizens. It can be obtained online before traveling to that country. Visa to these 43 countries is either on arrival or not required for Pakistani citizens. But Pakistani passport holders must fulfill other general requirements such as a return ticket, hotel booking, and enough funds to justify their stay in any of these countries.
Here is a list of some of these countries offering e-visa for Pakistani citizens
A Southeast Asian country which occupies parts of the Malay Peninsula and the island of Borneo. It is best known for its beaches, rainforests, and mix of Malay, Chinese, Indian and European cultural influences. (of course, the twin towers as well)
Here is the list of required documents for e-visa to Malaysia.
- Passport Scanned Copy.
- Return Ticket in JPEG.
- Hotel Booking in PDF.
- Bank Statement in PDF.
- Other supporting documents in PDF.
Pakistani tourist can obtain e-visa for one month from their official website. They started offering this since last year.
Its capital, Baku, is famed for its medieval walled Inner City. Azerbaijan is bounded by the Caspian Sea and the Caucasus Mountains, which span Asia and Europe. The normal processing time is 3 working days. Master cards and visa cards are acceptable payment methods.
Bahrain is a nation comprising more than 30 islands in the Arabian Gulf. It has been at the center of major trade routes since antiquity. In its modern capital, Manama, the acclaimed Bahrain National Museum showcases artifacts from the ancient Dilmun civilization that flourished in the region for millennia.
The Gulf state offers e-visa facility for Pakistani citizens up to stay of 14 days.
- Scanned copy of your passport.
- Bank statement of the last 3 months.
- Confirm onward tickets.
- Hotel reservation.
- Any supporting document i.e US visa, EU visa, Residence visa of any country.
Ankara is Turkey’s modern capital. Turkey is a nation straddling eastern Europe and western Asia with cultural connections to ancient Greek, Persian, Roman, Byzantine and Ottoman empires. Pakistanis with valid USA, UK, and Schengen visa can apply for e-visa from their website.
An island nation south of India, in the Indian Ocean. Its diverse landscapes range from the rainforest and arid plains to highlands and sandy beaches. The city of Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka’s ancient capital, has many ruins dating back more than 2,000 years attracting many tourists from all over the world.
Another Southeast Asian nation which is largely a land of rivers. Its landscape spans low-lying plains, the Mekong Delta, mountains and Gulf of Thailand coastline.
Pakistanis can get their e-visas from their website.
Other countries offering this privilege of e-visas to Pakistani passport holders including
- Antigua and Barbuda
- Saint Kitts and Nevis
What are you guys waiting for? Pack your bags and let set go!!