Vietnamese Visa And Travel Tips

Vietnam Embassies

Over the last decades, relations between Vietnam and all other countries over the world have developed quickly in all areas, especially Tourism. The relationship between Vietnam and all other foreign countries in Asia, America, Africa, Australia and Europe is considered as of strategic importance to Vietnam. With the target of establishing the best environment for foreigners to visit and do business in Vietnam, since 1995, office of Vietnam Embassy has been opened in almost foreign countries. The procedure to apply Vietnam Visa for travelers is actually fast and convenient.

At Vietnam Embassy, Visa procedure will take around 5 days to process. Visa Fee depends on each type of Visa. Travelers can get the Visa done at… Read more

Vietnam Visa on Arrival – What to do when you arrive?

Visa Procedures at Vietnam Airports

At Ha Noi airport:
After you land, head straight to Customs Clearance area, Immigration Office is right next to the Customs and before Baggage Claims.

At Ho Chi Minh city airport:
After landing, head straight to Immigration Area.

Then, submit all required documents: passport, approval letter, entry/exit form ( downloaded from website or available at airports ), 2 passport photos.
Pay the stamp fee in cash (USD or VND):
1 month/3 month single

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Vietnam Visa for United States citizens

As a citizen of America, you are required Visa to visit Vietnam.

Since 1996 All US citizens come to vietnam can pick up visa at vietnam airport.

To obtain Vietnam Visa On Arrival, travellers just need to finish the following simple steps:

  • Go online: www.vietnamvisa.govt.vn
  • Submit application form online via our secured network to receive the Approval letter.
  • Get Visa Stamp when arriving Vietnam International Airports ( Ha Noi/ Da Nang/ Ho Chi Minh city/ Nha Trang ).

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What is Approval Letter?

Approval Letter is a letter issued by Vietnam Immigration Department that allows you to enter and exit Vietnam for a given time period (1 month or 3 month – single/multiple entry). With the approval letter, you can pick up your visa upon arrival at one of three international airports in Vietnam (Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City and Da Nang).
This is considered the “KEY” document for you to check in your international flight to Vietnam. Without the approval letter, you will be denied on Board. Check out … Read more