January 29, 2020
Vietnam e-visa

Vietnam e-visa for Citizens of San Marino

The citizens of San Marino are among those nationalities that need a visa to be able to enter Vietnam. Thankfully, applying for a Vietnam visa now so easy, thanks to the e-visa program. Under this program, citizens of San Marino can apply for their visa over the Internet. There’s a form that you need to fill out and you don’t have to go to a Vietnamese embassy to personally send in your application.

Once your Vietnam e-visa application is approved, you will be sent an email to inform you of this. In the email, there’s a link that you need to click in order to download your e-visa copy. You will be required to print the visa so you can bring it with you on your trip and present to the Immigration Officer upon entry.

What is the Vietnam e-Visa for Citizens of San Marino?

The e-visa is an electronic travel authorization document that the Vietnam Immigration will issue to foreign visitors to Vietnam. With this visa, you’d be able to enter the country and enjoy a holiday for 30 days. It’s single entry so you can only use it once when entering Vietnam. But the biggest benefit of this visa is that it’s very convenient to apply. You just go online and fill out the form and that’s it. No need to queue at the embassy or at the airport.

Country list for Vietnam e-visa

Another benefit of getting an e-visa for your Vietnam trip is that you can use it to enter in various entry points all over the country. Aside from the airports, your e-visa will allow you to enter the country through land borders and seaports. So if you’re going cruising or if you’re traveling by land to Vietnam, this visa will surely be useful for you.

List-of-port that accept for e-visa

What You’ll Need

For citizens of San Marino who need to apply for the Vietnam e-visa, here are the requirements that you need:

  • Passport – Your passport should be good for six months from your entry date to the country. You’ll also be asked to upload a scanned copy of the page that shows your biological details.
  • Digital copy of passport-sized photos – you will be asked to upload your recent photos so you should have this ready. Photo Guide.
  • Valid email address – since the e-visa will be sent online, you need to provide a working email address. This is where your e-visa will be sent.
  • Credit card or debit card – paying for the processing fee must be done online as well so be ready with your credit card or debit card. See Vietnam visa fees for update.

How to Apply for the Vietnam e-Visa

Once you have the requirements above, it’s time to apply for your e-visa. Here are the steps to follow:

  1. Connect to the Internet and open the page for the Vietnam e-visa application.
  2. Fill out the application form correctly. Provide all the information that’s being asked from you, including your birth date and passport details.
  3. Upload the requirements, such as your passport copy and photos.
  4. Get your card ready to pay for the processing fee. Wait for an email that the payment has been successful and your e-visa is in process. Save the registration code because you’ll need that later on.

Receiving Your Vietnam e-Visa Copy

The standard processing time of e-visa is 3 business days although there are situations where it will take more than that. For instance, during the peak season when Vietnam welcomes millions of tourists, the processing of your e-visa could be delayed.

Once your e-visa is approved, an email will be sent to you that include instructions on how you can download a copy of the e-visa. The e-visa will be in PDF format and you must print it to bring on your trip.

How to Use the e-Visa To Enter Vietnam

The best thing about getting the e-visa is that you no longer need to queue at a visa counter once you arrive in Vietnam. You just proceed directly to the Passport Control and give a copy of your e-visa along with your passport. The immigration officer will then stamp your passport and let you into the country.

As mentioned, the visa is accepted in various points of entry all over the country. So whether you’re traveling by plane, on a boat, or through the land crossing in a bus or car, this visa is very useful.

FAQs on e-Visa

  • Can the validity of my e-Visa be extended?

Yes, it is possible to extend the validity of your e-visa if you decide to stay more than 30 days but you need to look for an agency that can do this for you.

  • Do I need to pay for anything when I arrive in Vietnam?

The only thing you will pay for the e-visa is the processing fee, which you need to pay in advance using your card. You don’t have to pay for anything as you arrive in the country.