Obtaining a visa for Myanmar is no longer a hassle compared to how it was before. Of course, this applies only to certain nationalities, including Italians, who qualify for a Myanmar e-Visa, but the list of eligible nationalities is still growing.
You probably still have some important questions before applying to the Myanmar e-Visa, and iVisa is ready to answer them with this article.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
I have an Italian passport, do I have to apply for a visa to Myanmar?
If you're from Italy then you'll need a visa to enter Myanmar, but as we already said before, you can apply for a Myanmar e-Visa.
What is a Myanmar eVisa?
This is an important requirement for foreign citizens who want to visit the Republic of Myanmar, regardless if it is for tourism or business purposes. You can either apply for a Tourist Myanmar e-Visa or a Business Myanmar e-Visa
If I apply for this e-Visa, how long can I stay?
It will also depend on the type of visa. You can stay 28 days Total after entering Myanmar with the Tourist e-Visa.
On the contrary, with a Business e-Visa you can stay 70 days Total.
What are the requirements?
Before you complete the application form, it is best if you gather everything needed. It makes the process smoother. iVisa will handle all the bureaucracy and whatnot, but you need to provide a few pieces of information. Here is what you need:
Valid passport – It shouldn't be a problem to have a passport, and if you already have one, make sure that it is still valid. An expired passport could easily lead to a denied application.
Digital photo – this photo should be the most recent possible, and make sure that it meets the criteria (white background, no face gestures, etc.)
E-mail address – It is true that the e-Visa will be linked to your passport electronically, but you need a copy to show at the immigration office in Myanmar. iVisa will send you one via e-mail in PDF format. Print a few copies so that you can put one in each bag. It never hurts to have a spare.
Payment Options – While completing the application process, you will be asked to make the payment for both the visa and iVisa's fee. You can do that using a credit or debit card, and if you have PayPal, you can use that too.
What are the prices and also the processing times?
Most Italian are concerned about the cost and waiting time for their eVisa. It's ok if you have this concern, but you can feel relaxed that iVisa offers you great options for your e-Visa depending on how soon you want it. iVisa provides an excellent service at competitive prices. The cost of your visa is determined by the processing time you select. As for that, you have three options:
Standard processing – With this alternative, your visa application is ready to use in 3 Business Days with an affordable price of USD 75.00 (services fee included).
Rush processing – for this method you can get your visa in 2 Business Days with a price of USD 105.00 with all the services fee included.
Super Rush processing This is the quickest option you can select. With this one, you can get your visa in 12 hours. This visa costs you USD 135.00 (services fee included).
How much time do I need to apply?
You just need at least 20 minutes and you're ready to go with this application process.
How can I apply?
Nobody likes a difficult online form, and that's why iVisa provides one of the easiest application forms you can find. There are three steps Italian need to complete, and if you find yourself in need of help, iVisa provides excellent service 24/7.
The first thing Italian need to do is input general information such as name, address, e-mail, passport info, and so on. It should take you about five minutes to do so. Also, Italian must choose one of the processing times mentioned above.
The second step will ask you to make the payment and make a quick revision of the provided information in step one. It is critical to insert your info accurately. You do not want to go through the entire process again, do you? Not to mention that iVisa has a strict no-refund policy after your application is processed.
The last step consists of photo upload and a personal questionnaire. Depending on your circumstances, Italian will be informed of what exactly you need to upload. After all that is done, you can submit your application and wait.
You can already start your process here. In case you still have questions and required assistance to fill your application, iVisa has a fantastic support service that you can call 24/7. Contact this team here.
Where can I enter with the Myanmar e-Visa?
On an electronic visa, you can only enter the country through the following ports: Yangon International Airport, Naypyidaw Airport, and Mandalay International Airport. If you go by land, you need to use it through the Tachileik, Myawaddy, and Kaethaung land border checkpoints.
How many times can I enter Myanmar?
This vary according to the type of visa you have. In the case of tourism, you have a visa with Single Entry.
If I travel with my children, do they also need a Myanmar e-Visa?
Just in case they're older than 7 years old. If your children are under 7, then they have to apply with you and it doesn't have any additional fee. In other words, you'd still pay USD 50.00 per person, but with no extra fee.
I don't have any hotel bookings, can I still apply?
You don't have to book online to apply for a Myanmar e-Visa online. However, just remember that in the case of foreign nationals, they must stay in registered hotels, motels, inns, guest houses or resorts.
How do I know if my Myanmar e-visa is ready?
We will inform you about the whole process by e-mail.
What can I do if I make a mistake in my Myanmar e-Visa application?
If you see that you made any mistake while entering your data online, then you just have to contact one of our customer service representatives as soon as possible through an online chat.
How does the Myanmar e-Visa look like?
I have more unresolved questions, where can I find more information?
In case you need a better resolution to your questions and doubts, then click here and start talking to one of our customer service representatives. You also can find more information about this country, including different types of visas and more FAQs here.
Get ready for your trip today by applying online for your visa!