If you wish to visit Myanmar, you may be able to apply for a Myanmar eVisa. It is the electronic format of a consular visa. Nepalese can now apply through the internet using iVisa’s services. No need for a trip to the embassy and zero effort on your part to obtain it.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Do Nepalese passport holders need a visa to enter Myanmar?
Nepalese citizens do need to apply for a visa to enter Myanmar. However, even with an eVisa, you will only be able to enter at the Yangon, Mandalay and Nap Pyi Taw International airports or one of the 5 International Land Border Checkpoints: Tachileik, Myawaddy, Kawthaung, Tamu-Moreh, Rih Khaw Dar-Zokhawthar.
You can check requirements here.
What is a Myanmar Tourist eVisa?
The Myanmar electronic visa, or eVisa Approval Letter, is a mandatory travel requirement for foreign nationals from qualifying countries who wish to visit the Republic of Myanmar for tourism purposes.
Which visa types are there for Nepalese?
There are these kinds of visas for Nepalese passport holders visiting Myanmar:
IMPORTANT: This blog contains information about the Tourist eVisa.
You can check them all here.
How long can Nepalese visitors stay in Myanmar with a Tourist eVisa?
Nepalese can enter Myanmar for a maximum stay of 28 days Total. Visits are limited to tourism and business visits only, and you must not engage in paid work or employment.
The eVisa is valid for 90 days after issued and permits you a Single Entry into the country.
What do I need to apply for a Myanmar tourist eVisa?
Nepalese don’t have to deal with all the bureaucracy as iVisa will deal with it. You just need to provide a few pieces of information to help them get started. The requirements can be obtained without any difficulty. Chances are you already have everything you need. Here is a list of what you need to provide:
Valid passport – getting a passport should not be difficult for you, and if you already have one, make sure that it is still valid. An expired passport will lead to a rejected application so avoid wasting time and money because of this.
Digital photo of yourself – the photo should be as recent as possible, and make sure that it meets the criteria (white background, no face gestures, etc).
E-mail address – while the visa will be electronically linked to your passport, 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.
Means of payment – during the application process, you will be asked to make the payment for both the visa and service fee for iVisa. You can do that using a credit or debit card. You can also pay via PayPal if you have one too.
What are the processing times and prices?
iVisa provides three excellent options for Nepalese who considers time as gold. As expected, the higher you must pay for a quicker visa processing. Here is what Nepalese can choose:
Standard processing – this option will have your application to be processed within 3 Business Days. It is the cheapest option you have. It costs only USD 75.00.
Rush processing – this time, your visa will be ready within 2 Business Days, and you will be charged USD 105.00 for it.
Super Rush processing – if you find yourself in a hurry or if you have an emergency, you can choose this option and have your application processed within just 12 hours. You will be charged USD 135.00 for this option.
Click here to start your application.
How does the Myanmar Tourist eVisa work?
Myanmar launched the Tourist e-Visa system on 1 September 2014. eVisas are issued online for tourism and business purposes only.
By using iVisa, travelers of certain nationalities do not have to visit the consulate to apply for a Tourist e-Visa. You can submit all the required documents and information and pay the visa fees online. This streamlined system cuts out the time wasted waiting in lines and costly processes that were previously in place.
How long does it take to get a Myanmar visa?
The application process for a Myanmar eVisa is completely online. As long as you have a valid passport and credit card, you can apply for and receive your eVisa in as little as 12 hours.
How to obtain a Myanmar eVisa?
You can rest easy that it is a simple process when getting a Myanmar visa for Nepalese. The online form is broken down into three steps which you just need to fill in.
The initial step will require you to input your general information starting with your e-mail address and name and ending up with your passport info. Doing so should not take you more than 5 minutes. Also, Nepalese must choose the processing time. Read carefully as processing time will determine the cost of the visa.
You will be doing a quick revision and payment in the second step. Simply follow the on-screen instructions. It is important that Nepalese insert every piece of information accurately when reviewing your information. While mistakes are common, please keep in mind that revisions are no longer allowed after your application has been processed.
The last step consists of a personal questionnaire and photo upload. Never expect the same requirements for everyone as some Nepalese may need to upload additional documents. After completing the steps, just click on the submit button and wait for your visa to arrive within your selected timeframe.
Click here to start. After you are done, you submit your form and wait for your visa to arrive. In case you need assistance to fill your application, iVisa has a fantastic support service that you can call 24/7.
What happens after I have applied?
Once the application is done, you will receive your Myanmar Tourist eVisa by email. No need to deal with the embassy. We do it for you so you don't lose valuable time. Next, present a printed version of your eVisa along with your passport once you enter Myanmar.
My child is under 7 years old, does he/she need a separate eVisa and what are the costs associated?
Children under 7 must apply with an adult. There are no additional costs – they will be added to your Myanmar Tourist eVisa at no extra cost, thus the total amount will still be the same.
How does the Myanmar Tourist eVisa look like?
This is how it looks like:
What can I do if I make a mistake in my application?
If you made a mistake when entering your data online then please contact our customer service representatives as soon as possible via online chat to assist you.
Your Myanmar eVisa is linked to your passport number, if we already submitted your application, then you can NOT make any changes and you will have to apply again but we will NOT charge you another service fee.
Is it safe to use iVisa to get my Myanmar eVisa?
Many people think that online information leaks and that their personal info is at risk of getting into the wrong hands. However, that is not the case with our services. We provide maximum safety for your personal data, confidentiality, and we invest a lot in the security of our database. Your personal information could not be safer. You can check what hundreds of happy customers say about us here.