Vietnam visa for Mauritians

Summary:

  • All Mauritius passport holders must possess a valid visa to enter Vietnam.
  • Vietnam offers eVisa options for Mauritius citizens, allowing stays of up to 90 days for single or multiple entries.
  • Visa fees and processing times vary based on the type of visa and application method.
  • Planning is crucial for a smooth visa processing experience.

Frequently Asked Questions:

1. Visa Requirements:

  • Mauritius citizens are obligated to obtain a valid visa for either tourism or business purposes to enter Vietnam.
  • Type of Visa:
    • Tourist visa: Required
    • Business visa: Required
  • Additional Entry Requirements:
    • Passport validity of at least 6 months upon arrival.
    • Minimum of 2 blank pages in the passport.

2. Types of Vietnam Visas for Mauritius Citizens:

  • Various visa types are available based on application method, purpose, and duration of stay:
    • Application Method:
      • e-visa
    • Purpose of Visit:
      • Tourist visa
      • Business visa
      • Relative visit visa
    • Duration of Stay:
      • 30 days single entry
      • 30 days multiple entry
      • 90 days single entry
      • 90 days multiple entries

3. Vietnam eVisa Application:

  • Mauritius citizens can apply for Vietnam eVisa either directly on the official website or through a secure online form provided by a service provider.
  • Requirements for eVisa application:
    • Valid Mauritius passport (min. 6 months validity).
    • Soft copy of full passport personal details.
    • Portrait photo meeting Vietnam eVisa photo requirements.
    • Active email for OTP.
    • Credit/debit card for payment.

4. Vietnam eVisa Fees and Processing Time:

  • If applying directly:
    • Single entry visa: $25
    • Multiple entry visa: $50
  • Processing time:
    • <3 working days: 5%
    • 3 working days: 75%
    • 4-5 working days: 15%
    • 5 working days: 5%
  • If applying through a service provider, fees vary based on processing time and group size.
Visa type Processing time Visa fee (USD/Pax)
1-2 pax 3-4 pax From 5 pax
30-day single entry 5-7 working days 48 47 46
4 working days 66 65 63
30-day multiple entry 5-7 working days 73 72 71
4 working days 91 90 88
90-day single entry 5-7 working days 50 49 48
4 working days 68 67 66
90-day multiple entry 5-7 working days 78 77 76
4 working days 96 95 93

5. How to Get Vietnam eVisa for Mauritius Citizens:

  • Three simple steps:
    1. Complete the secure online application form and make payment.
    2. Receive the eVisa letter via email within the requested processing time.
    3. Download the eVisa letter and present it to the Vietnam Immigration Officer upon entry.

6. Entry Points for Vietnam eVisa:

  • Entry must be at the specified port mentioned in the eVisa application.
  • Approved entry points include various airports, landports, and seaports.

7. Extending Stay and Entry Date:

  • Extension beyond the eVisa duration is not currently possible.
  • Re-entry with another eVisa is advised for a longer stay.

8. Applying for Vietnam Visa from Mauritius:

  • Application steps are the same, emphasizing nationality over residence.

9. Tips for Smooth Processing:

  • Apply well in advance.
  • Verify all requirements.
  • Ensure accurate information in the application.
  • Timely payment of fees.
  • Regularly check application status.

Note: This information is subject to change, and applicants are advised to stay updated on visa requirements.