May 26, 2020
Visa tips

Vietnam Travel Itinerary and Plan

Every year, hundreds of people visit Vietnam, either for vacations, job opportunities and academic courses or simply to visit family. The recent changes in the immigration and visa application process have made things easier for the visitors, encouraging an influx of international travelers.

However, before you plan a visit, there are some basic factors that you need to consider. Tourists from colder climates and western countries might find the weather here to be much altered. The hot, humid climate here, fosters the growth of a variety of flora and fauna. This includes exotic flowers, plants and other aspects of biodiversity that are available in abundance here.  But, with a diverse topography, the threat of bugs and infections are also rampant.

As of now, there are no recognized vaccinations or immunizations that the travelers need to take. It is always advised that you consult your doctor about the Vaccines to travel Vietnam should be part of your luggage.


The online tourist visa that you can get for Vietnam is valid for only one entry into the country and you can stay for up to thirty days during this time.  The same tourist e-visa cannot be used for leaving and coming to the country one more time.

The usual processing time for Vietnam e-visa for tourist takes anywhere between 24 hours to 72 hours. Only in rare scenarios it can take longer than that.

Here is the link of the official website of the government for Vietnam e-visa :

It takes anywhere around 24 to 72 hours to process the application. However, if there are errors in the application or if the form is incomplete, it might take longer.

So far, citizens of 81 countries (Country list for Vietnam e-visa) can apply for a Vietnam e-visa. e-Visa Vietnam allows visitors to stay in Vietnam for up to 30 days, with one entry (1 month single entry).

Vietnam visa policy has been improved in the past few years to promote the development of tourism industry. The number of international tourists to Vietnam is growing steadily.

Children who have their own passport should submit a separate application for Vietnam e-visa. Accompanied children who is included in their father or mother’s passport should be in same visa application for Vietnam e-visa with their father or mother.