Odyssey to the Wakhan Corridor
Due to the Covid restrictions during 2020, many of the countries if you travel from the UK you will need ot Quarentine on your return to the country of origin. So this would be difficult to keep track of things on this website.
For the latest informtion please click here to the UK Gorvernment website.
The ranking by Henley & Partners, a citizenship and planning firm, takes into account how many countries can be visited without applying for a visa. Japanese citizens can travel to a record 190 out of a possible 218, having recently gained visa-free access to Myanmar, while Singaporeans can visit 189 and Britons 186.
Japan and Singapore had previously been neck and neck - both on 189 - following a visa-exemption from Uzbekistan, with Germany in third. Iran and Afghanistan continue to hold the bottom spot, with only 30 destinations accessible visa-free to their citizens. United Kingdom and Norway the same amount of Visa arrangements with 186 each.
United Kingdom, France, Belgium, Netherlands, Germany, Poland, Belarus, Ukraine, Russia, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Afghanistan, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Russia, Ukraine, Moldova, Romania, Hungary, Slovenia, Austria, Germany, Belgium, France ,United Kingdom
The countires highlighted in Red indicate Visas are not required
Overlanding association offers a map to indicate if a IDP is required, Insurance around the globe, Customs around the world, whether it's permitted to Wild Camp and many more useful pieces of information.
Mounta view in Tajikistan
Information about Tajikistan from Advantour
Visa for Tajikistan from Advantour
Help on the E-Visa Application.
GBAO Permit required cost is $50 plus $20 for the Single entry E - Visa(The GBAO is Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous region which requires a special permission in addition to the Tajikistan E-Visa. Holders permit to Autonomous Mountainous Region of Badakhshan is permitted entrance to the Autonomous Mountainous Region of Badakhshan except the territory of Sarez Lake.)
Single Entry Visa
Checkpoint "Senkivka" (waiting time at this border is at a minimum)
British citizens are allowed to enter Ukraine without a visa for visits of up to 90 days within a 180 day period. Otherwise, you’ll need to get a visa.
Free for 90 Days
Single Entry Free
Crossing the Kazaksthan Steppe
Taskala (On the main road from Uralsk to Saratov. Very basic, but easy-going. No problems reported so far)
KORDAY (Best time to go is lunch time, early afternoon)
Can travel to Kazakhstan without a visa, provided your stay does not exceed 30 days (the day you arrive counts as day 1, regardless of arrival time). Need to get Sinlge Entry Visa with a LOI,
Information on Kazakhstan
Visa Requirements )including documents) in the
Single Entry Visa for 30 days
Altai Mountains, Russia
Border crossing automobile checkpoint "Sudzha" (state border of the Russain Federation) Reviews.
Border crossing automobile checkpoint "Yunakovka" Reviews
Federal Customs Service Website One of the reviews was about declaration wanted to fill in the Cyrillic alphabet. Here is it is English.
Plus a Biometric testing from local vendor
Cost for this will be £101 per visa plus a £15 Letter of Invitation. for UK Citizens, with a visit to London Embassy.
If using Viselio if would cost £204 with service charge of £69....
Double Entry Tourist Visa
Last updated 04/01/20
Mosque in Tashkent
Visa free travel. From the 1st of February, 2019, citizens of 45 countries will be able to enter Uzbekistan without a visa and stay for up to 30 days. No Visa is required. To read more from Advantour.
Citizens of Great Britain can apply for Uzbekistan visa through simplified procedure of issuing e-visa. An e-visa is required by foreign citizens an the cost of $20.
Official Electronic Visa Portal
of the Republic of Uzbekistan . How to obtain and E-Visa from Uzbekistan Authorities.
E-Visa for 30 days processing fee