Vietnam tourist visa for Japanese citizens

According to Vietnam visa exemption program, the Japanese visitors don’t need a Vietnam visa for short stay not exceeding 15 days. However, a longer stay will be required a visa.

In this article, we focus on Vietnam tourist visa only, the Vietnam business visa will be mentioned in another article.

Vietnam tourist visa allows the Japanese visitors to stay in Vietnam for one month (single or multiple entry).  The visa will need to be applied and paid well ahead of departure, to be safe, you should apply for Vietnam visa at least 1 month earlier.

How to apply?

Tourist visa to Vietnam can be applied in person or online.  At present, the online Vietnam visa is much preferred due to its simpleness and convenience. Still, only persons who arrive in Vietnam by air are eligible for online application. The following are steps involved in getting Vietnam tourist visa online for Japanese citizens:

-   Fill in visa application form online

-   Pay visa application fee through online payment gateway

-   Receive visa approval letter via email after 2 business days

-   Get visa stamped at arrival airport and pick up your visa

And here are requirements if you apply for Vietnamese tourist visa in person at the embassy:

-   Original passport valid no less than 6 months

-   Visa application form (download on embassy’s website)

-   01 recent passport photo

-   Vietnam visa fee

After 3 business days since the date of receipt of documents, the embassy will issue the Vietnam visa tourist for you. It’s advisable for you to check for accuracy of the visa to ensure that there are no mistakes on it.

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