Vietnam Visa Exemption for Burmese Citizens of Myanmar won’t need a visa if staying for less than 14 days. You have to apply for a visa if intending to stay …
I heard that Myanmar passport holders are not require visa for travelling Vietnam, is that true ?
We are happy to inform that the visa exemption agreement for ordinary passport holders signed between Vietnam and Myanmar will take effect on Oct.26 2013, according to an announcement released by the Vietnamese Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Vietnam’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Thursday that the Vietnam and Burma governments had signed an agreement that would also allow Vietnam passport holders to visit Burma without a visa, so long as the trip was less than 15 days, according to the Vietnam-based Tuoi Tre newspaper.
How to get Vietnam visa in Myanmar?
There are 2 ways for you to get a Vietnam visa:
1. Apply for your Vietnam visa in a Vietnam Embassy / Consulate:
You can come in person to the Vietnam embassy in your country and you will be instructed step by step on how to apply for a Vietnam visa there. By this way, you have to come directly to the Vietnam embassy at least two times. The first time you come there is to submit required documents and the second one coming there is to get your Vietnam visa.
Please refer to the contact information of the Vietnam embassy in Myanmar as below:
The Embassy of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam in the Republic of the Union of Myanmar
Address: No. 28-29, Kyauk Kone Road, Yankin Township, Yangon.
Tel: (+95-1) 856 6076
Fax: (+95-1) 855 0220
Website : vnembassy-yangon.mofa.gov.vn
2. Applying Vietnam visa online
As Myanmar passport holders, you can access Vietnam for 15 days without any visas. If you want to stay longer than that, you need to apply for visas. You can apply Vietnam visa online on this website to get visa on arrival Vietnam at international airports
Under the current law of Vietnam Immigration Department you are allowed to apply Vietnam visa online. Using Vietnam visa online system you will have your visa stamped at a Vietnam airport where you will arrive. After finishing the online application form your visa application will be sent to Vietnam Immigration Department, if there is nothing unusual happen you will receive an “approval letter” in about two working days.
Requirements for Vietnam visa on arrival
In order to go to Vietnam you need to have the approval letter from Vietnam Immigration Department first. You do not need to give us anything at this moment except your personal information which is needed for filling in the application form. Later when you arrive to Vietnam airport, you can show your passport, two passport photos and pay for visa stamp