Vietnam visa requirement for Polynesia Farani passport holders
French Polynesia citizens the same as most of citizens in the world are required visa to Vietnam. However, Vietnam has not had any embassies or consulates in French Polynesia yet. For that reason, French Polynesia passport holders either have to find Vietnam embassies in a nearby country for visa to Vietnam OR applying Vietnam visa on arrival with Vietnam Immigration Department on this website.
How to get Vietnam visa in French Polynesia?
You can get your Vietnam visa by the 2 following ways:
1. Apply for your Vietnam visa in a Vietnam Embassy / Consulate:
We are sorry to inform that there is no Vietnam representative office in French Polynesia at the present, please check other countries to find the nearest Vietnam Embassy / Consulate to contact.
In case it is so inconvenient for you to come in person to a Vietnam embassy, applying for a Vietnam visa by post is recommended. However, please contact the embassy in advance to check whether you can obtain a Vietnam visa by post or not.
2. Apply online for getting visa on arrival Vietnam
French Polynesia citizens the same as most of countries in the world needs visa to Vietnam. Often, people will find embassies or consulates in their country to apply for visas. However, nowadays visa applicants do not need doing that way for Vietnam visas; visa applicants can apply Vietnam visa online with Vietnam Immigration Department on this website.
Vietnam Immigration Department has been issuing Vietnam visa on arrival (also calls Vietnam evisa) since 2003. This is a government organization that together with the Vietnam Foreign Affairs issuing Vietnam visas. The Foreign Affairs issue visas through the embassies, Immigration Department issue visa online.
In order to get the Vietnam visa online, first you need to fill in the online application form and submit. Then, you will receive a confirmation letter. Please check the information making sure everything is correct. After about 2 working days, A VISA APPROVAL LETTER will be sent to you after 2 if your visa has approved.
Applying Vietnam evisa is simple and fast, you need:
First one is a valid passport with at least 1 month left.
Second is an empty page in the passport for your Vietnam visa to be pasted in (when you arriving Vietnam international airport).
Third is 2 passport photos size (these photos and the passport will be handed to the customs at the Vietnam airport when you arrive)
Fourth is USA cash to pay for the visa fees at the airport
The visa application process also can be done with a smart phone also.
AMERICAN CASH are important because the customs at Vietnam international airport will not take any other currencies except the USA cash and you cannot do any exchange after passing through the customs’ gate. It means if you do not have these cash already in hand, you might not allow entering Vietnam.