May 13, 2020
Visa tips

Do I need a visa to enter Phu Quoc Island?

If Phu Quoc is your primary destination in Vietnam, you can enjoy a thirty day free Vietnam visa exception no matter you are a Vietnamese or a foreigner holding a foreign passport. But if you want to enter the Island from another destination in Vietnam, or if you’re going to visit some other city after entering the Island, you should apply for Vietnam landing visa in Phu Quoc Island Airport.

To be precise, every visitor from a foreign country visiting this Island can stay here without a visa for no more than thirty days.


In order to enter the Island without a visa, you should meet the below criteria. Your passport should be valid for six months from your date of arrival.

You should have a visa to enter Vietnam. But you can visit Phu Quoc Island with no visa for 30 days.

Yes, but you need to get in touch with a local travel agent to process the extension of your visa. But there are situations where the extension request will be refused, such as when you overstayed in Vietnam or you had some problems with the Vietnam Immigration during your previous visits in the country.

Vietnam’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs has revealed an agreement between the Costa Rican Republic and the Socialist Republic of Vietnam. This is in terms of visa exemption among official or diplomatic passport holders.

Myanmar and Vietnam are two of the most popular countries to visit in Southeast Asia these days. Both countries are rich in historical and cultural attractions.