UAE nationals can enjoy a visa-free stay at Croatia for a maximum period of 90 days. Indian, Pakistani, Filipinos, Bangladeshi, Egyptian and Iranian expats living in the UAE need to apply for a Schengen visa. With a Schengen visa, travellers can travel and stay not only in Croatia, but all 26 countries that lie in the Schengen region. The 26 countries include Germany, Austria, Italy, France, Finland, Sweden, Switzerland, Belgium etc.
It is advisable that nationals of different countries get in touch with their respective embassies for obtaining comprehensive information.
The general requirements for the Croatian Schengen Visa are the following:
The Croatian Schengen Visa must be applied at least 3 weeks before the travel date. This is a good time period even if there are processing delays. The visa processing fee is 315 AED. Check the validity and other important details of the visa when you have received it.
Want to fill in the online application form? You can consider the VFS Croatia website.