Colombians can now apply online to get an electronic visa if they are planning to go to Vietnam. If you are eligible, iVisa can help you obtain your evisa and have it in as little as 3 business days. It is no longer mandatory to visit the Vietnamese embassy in your country. You can simply apply online by using your laptop or smartphone.
Presently, there are 46 countries whose citizens are qualified for such a document. To check if you are one of them, you can utilize iVisa’s Visa Checker. You will know right away if you are eligible and you can directly apply on the spot. What can get simpler than that.
What do Colombians need?
iVisa needs a few things from you to assist you in getting your visa. However, these are pretty basic. All the items from the list are easy to collect, and chances are, you already have them. Here is the list you need to provide:
Valid passport – getting a passport should be easy for Colombians to get one. If you do have one, however, make sure that it is still valid by checking its expiry date. It needs to be valid for at least another 6 months from your date of departure.
E-mail address – iVisa will send you a copy of the document. You will be asked to present it at the immigration office in Vietnam.
- Mode of payment – to make the payment, you need one of the methods accepted by iVisa. They are as follows: credit or debit card, Paypal account.
In addition to the documents you need to provide for iVisa, Colombians also need to show other documents which will be requested upon arrival in Vietnam:
Entry permit – this document will be sent by iVisa. You just need to print it out before your flight.
Photos – you need two of them with a measurement of 4x6 cm or 3x4 cm.
The original passport
- Additional fee – this only applies to people who selected visa on arrival. You will be able to pay it at the airport in Vietnam.
Vietnam evisa application process for Colombians
The application form is really simple and it only takes 20 minutes to accomplish it. If you require some assistance, iVisa customer support is available 24/7. The first of three steps will require you to fill in your personal information which should be easy. During this step, you must also select the processing time and Colombians have three options:
Standard processing – the standard processing is 5 business days. The price for this option is $45 (or the equivalent of your country’s currency.)
Rush processing – for a total of $75, the Rush processing will shorten the waiting time with one day removed. You will receive the requested document within 4 business days.
- Super Rush processing – this option is meant for people who have urgent matters to attend in Vietnam. The evisa will be ready in three business days for $105.
The second step will be more on revision and payment. Review the information that you have provided to make sure that it is accurate and spelled accordingly. The last step will ask you to answer a set of personal questions and upload additional documents but it will depend on personal circumstances. You can submit your application once you are finished. Just wait for to arrive and that is pretty much it.
The Vietnam evisa will enable Colombians a 30-day maximum stay and have a single entry.
Vietnam visa on arrival
iVisa can also help Colombians obtain visa on arrival, in addition to the evisa. It is faster to process (24, 12, and 3 hours as processing times), and you have four options:
Visa on arrival with a 30-day maximum stay and a single entry ($20, $50, $80 for each processing time)
Visa on arrival with a 30-day maximum stay and multiple entries ($30, 60$, $90 for each processing time)
Visa on arrival with a 90-day maximum stay and a single entry ($25, $55, $85)
- Visa on arrival with a 90-day maximum stay and multiple entries ($45, $75, $105).
As you can see, iVisa can assist you get what you need for your travel to Vietnam. It takes just a little of your time with almost zero effort. For sure, this is better than going to an embassy, isn’t it?