March 1, 2020
Vietnam e-visa

How to get Vietnam E-Visa for Vanuatu Citizens?

Vietnam is treasured with mesmerizing natural spots, which is worth visiting for any tourists. Moreover, Vietnam tours stay within the budget. For this purpose many travelers from Vanuatu, officially the Republic of Vanuatu have started visiting Vietnam. The Vietnamese government has made the visa application process for the Vanuatu citizens an easy one.

There are three ways through which a Vanuatu citizen must apply for a visa, they are –

  1. Applying through the embassy
  2. Opting for the Vietnam visa on arrival
  3. Vietnam e-visa

Applying through the Embassy

Currently, Embassy of Vietnam has not been established in Vanuatu yet you may apply through the embassy/consulate of Vietnam located at the nearest neighboring countries, where you are likely to get a visa of a maximum of 90 days. However, it might not be the case for every embassy. To apply at the embassy, you must do the following –

  1. Complete the application form issues at the embassy
  2. Submit the original passport, with a validity of at least 6 months, after the proposed date of arrival at Vietnam
  3. Address, noted down on two envelopes
  4. Two passport size photographs of 4*6 cm size. Photo Guide.
  5. The visa fee

It might take about 3 to 5 business days for the visa application to get approved.  You have to reach out to the embassy again to collect your approved visa. That is why most travelers do not prefer this process.

Visa on Arrival

Another way to apply for the visa is through the Vietnam visa on arrival. When compared with applying through the embassy, Visa on arrival saves more on your time. All you have to do is apply for the Vietnam visa from anywhere using a device that is connected with internet. Then, enter all the details that are requested on the online application form. After that, you will receive the visa approval letter to your email within five business working days. Simply take a copy of it and present it at the airport to the immigration officials along with your passport.  In this visa type, you will have to wait at the airport in lengthy queues to get the visa stamped. It might waste most of your time and make you tired. Moreover, the visa on arrival method is applicable only for the travelers who travel by air. In case, if you are travelling through sea port or land port, then you cannot use this visa.

Vietnam E-Visas

Vietnam e-visa for Vanuatu citizens is the simplest and easiest way to avails cheap Vietnam visa. For this you must get in touch with a genuine travel agency and apply for the Vietnam e-visa. You should also fill out the online application form that pops up on the website. Ensure to fill out the right details on the application form, as providing incorrect information will lead to decline of your visa.

Here is a list of details that you must mention on the application form –

  • Your Full Name as mentioned on the passport
  • Correct Address
  • Contact Number
  • E-mail ID – enter it right, as you will receive the visa to your email
  • Date of birth
  • Age
  • Gender
  • Passport number
  • Validity of your passport
  • The port that you intend to enter and exit the country
  • You date of exit and entry
  • The visa type, and more

You can expect to receive your visa to you email within three working days. So, keep a check on your email. Once you receive your e-visa, take a print of it and present it at your destination port to get into Vietnam. You can apply for cheap Vietnam e-visa to enter Vietnam, but the maximum duration allowed under the E-Visa is only 30 days.

What should the Vanuatu citizens keep in mind while applying for Vietnam e-visa?

  1. Before applying for the Vietnam e-visa, make sure that your passport holds a validity of at least for six months from the date you intend to enter into Vietnam.
  2. Take care, that your passport has at least two blank pages for stamping
  3. The email that you mention on the application form must stay valid, so that you could receive your visa in your email
  4. Vietnam e-visa stays valid only for 30 days, with the option of single entry visa. So, get back to your country within the specified date. Also, this is not a multiple entry visa, so you cannot get back to your country and come back. You will have to apply for a fresh visa.
  5. Always work with a 100% risk-free travel agency to help with your Vietnam e-visa, process. This will help to get you money back, in case if your visa application is rejected by the Vietnamese Government.
  6. Make sure to provide the right information to avoid any decline of the visa application.
  7. You must be in possession of a valid debit card or credits card to make the payment for the visa fee online.

Last February 2017, the government of Vietnam has introduced the e-visa program for foreign travelers who plan on visiting their country. This is their way of encouraging more tourists to check out their beautiful country.