Vietnam visa for Vincentians

For citizens of Saint Vincent planning a visit to Vietnam, understanding the visa requirements is essential. Here’s a comprehensive guide to the necessary steps and options available for obtaining a Vietnam visa.

1. Visa Requirement for Saint Vincent Citizens:

  • Yes, Saint Vincent Citizens must obtain a valid visa for entry into Vietnam, irrespective of their purpose (tourism or business) or the duration of their stay.
  • Type of Visa and Requirement:
    • Tourist Visa: Required
    • Business Visa: Required
  • Additional Entry Requirements:
    • Saint Vincent passport validity: Minimum 6 months beyond the arrival date in Vietnam.
    • Saint Vincent passport blank pages: Minimum 2 blank pages.

2. Applying for Vietnam Visa:

  • The application process varies based on the type of visa desired – tourist or business. Let’s explore the steps for each:

2.1. Tourist Visa for Saint Vincent Citizens:

– Before the pandemic, there were two ways to obtain a tourist visa:

  • Getting an embassy visa,
  • Getting a visa on arrival.

– Current Process: Saint Vincent travelers now require sponsorship from a registered Vietnamese tour company:

  • The company facilitates the Vietnam visa approval letter.
  • Visa is stamped upon arrival at Vietnam airport.

2.2 Business Visa for Saint Vincent Citizens:

– Mandatory requirement: Sponsor company in Vietnam.

– Steps for visa application:

  • Step 1: Obtain a visa approval letter.

Requirements include Form NA2 (online completion), Form NA16, and Certified business registration.

Processing time: 7 – 10 working days.

  • Step 2: Get the business visa stamped at the Vietnam embassy/consulate in Saint Vincent before departure.

3. Vietnam Visa Fees for Saint Vincent Citizens:

  • Fees for Saint Vincent passport holders:
    • Tourist visa fees: Contact for details.
    • Business visa fees:
      • 5 – 7 working days processing: 270 USD per person.
      • 3 working days processing: Contact for details.
  • Note:
    • Fees cover visa approval letter assistance only.
    • Stamping fee at the Vietnam embassy/airport is not included.

For further details or assistance, feel free to contact us. We are committed to providing support at every step of the visa application process for citizens of Saint Vincent traveling to Vietnam.