Official visa information
A valid passport is required by all individuals wishing to enter Viet Nam.
Citizens from some countries do not require visas for Viet Nam. For further information on visa exemption, please visit the official web site of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs at this link.
For all other countries, a visa approval letter is mandatory in order to obtain a visa either at your local Vietnamese Embassy or Consulate, or alternatively on arrival at the airport.
In order to obtain a visa approval letter, participants must send a request to E-Mail or E-Mail. The processing time to obtain a visa approval letter is three working days. The fee for a one month single entry visa is 25 USD per person.
You may obtain a visa either prior to departure at your local Vietnamese Embassy, or on arrival at the airport. In either case, the following documents are necessary:
- visa approval letter;
- copy of passport;
- two passport-size photographs;
- visa fee.
Note: The visa fee may vary according to the nationality of the applicant.
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