Japan Olympics e-Visa | Citizens of Botswana

Japan Olympics e-Visa | Citizens of Botswana

iVisa | Updated on Jan 22, 2021


The 2020 Summer Olympic Games will be held in Tokyo, making it the second time Japan has hosted the Olympic Games. It will be awe-inspiring to see the 2020 Olympics. With more than 11,000 athletes from 206 nations, 33 different sports, 16 days full of emotion... you don't want to miss it for the troubles of going to the embassy! iVisa is here to make this dream possible!

The easiest way to obtain your visa is through the online visa system we offer. Japan will begin accepting applications for the Japan eVisa in April 2020, and the internet application process through iVisa is secure and requires only a few minutes to complete.


Frequently Asked Questions | 2020 Tokyo Olympics eVisa: Botswana

Do I need a visa for Japan for the Olympic Games?

Once the government of Japan releases this program, an eVisa will be required for many people to travel to the Games. Citizens of Botswana will most likely need an eVisa to travel to Japan.

How long does it take to get an eVisa for Japan for the 2020 Olympics?

Residents of the can choose from 3 different processing speeds; choose the right one based on how fast you want your eVisa for the Olympics to arrive.

We offer a Standard, Rush, and Super Rush processing speed. In less than one week or two, most eVisas will be available. If you go to the consulate for a regular visa, you will likely need to wait longer to have your visa processed.

What is the cost of a 2020 Summer Olympics visa?

For citizens of Botswana, the cost of your eVisa to Japan depends on the processing speed you select during checkout, and the type of visa you want.

Visas generally cost between $6 USD to $150 USD. Japan will change and update the visa fees on April 2020.

With the Japan eVisa, how many times can I enter and exit the country?

Regular Japanese visas allow a single, double or multiple entry. When the eVisa is released, the same types of entry selections will most certain be available.

With a Single entry you can enter the country only once. Double-entry allows you two entries, and multiple entry visa allows you to enter the country as many times as you like within the duration period of your visa.

When does this Japan eVisa expire?

If you're going to Japan for the Olympics, you'll receive a tourist visa that will be valid for three months from the time it's issued. So you’ll need to make sure you enter the country within that timeframe of period.

Multiple entry visas may last you from 1 to 5 years.

How long can I stay in Japan for the 2020 Olympics on an eVisa?

Single entry tourist visas have a duration of up to 90 days from the time you enter the Japan. You can stay in Japan for more than 90 days if you opt for a multiple entry visa.

What documents do I need to apply for an eVisa for the Olympics?

Citizens of Botswana will need the following to apply for a visa online:

  • Passport - Your passport must remain valid for at least another 6 months, with 2 blank pages available for stamping.
  • Recent Photo - You must have a recent passport-sized color photo for your visa.
  • Return Ticket - You must provide proof that you will be leaving Japan.
  • Proof of Funds - You will need to provide a document showing you have enough funds to get you through your short-term stay in the country.
  • Proof of Accommodation - You can either provide proof of reservation from a hotel, lodge, or resort, or an invitation letter and proof that your host will provide accommodation for you during the Olympics. They will also need to provide their permanent residence ID information.

2020 Japan Summer Olympics | eVisa for Citizens of Botswana

April 2020 is the earliest you can get an eVisa for Japan and the 2020 Olympics. Trust iVisa’s safe and speedy application process to watch some cheering, and excitement!

If you got any questions, contact us anytime, any day!

Safe travels to Japan for the 2020 Olympics!

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