Vietnam Visa for Pakistani
Vietnam visa for Pakistani has an attraction from two aspects. The first is for a tourism point of view, while the second one is for those who want to make their travel history. Both need a visa to visit Vietnam but there is confusion in their minds in this regard.
Due to mixing up different visa categories and random information, Pakistani passport holders are getting confused about which Vietnam visa to apply for.
It is a fact that still Pakistanis can apply for a Vietnam visa in two ways. The first is a Vietnam visa on arrival and the other is a visit visa through the Vietnam embassy in Pakistan. In this article, we are going to explain both to clear the confusion.
Vietnam Visa on Arrival for Pakistani
If you want to get a Vietnam visa on arrival, you will have to get a visa pre-approval letter from the Vietnam Immigration Department. On getting this letter you will be eligible for a one-month tourist visa. This single-entry visa will be granted on reaching any Vietnam airport. You will use the visa approval letter as a visa for boarding purposes at Pakistani airport. Airline staff will allow you to board the flight.
How to Get a Visa Approval Letter
You can apply for a Visa approval letter of Vietnam through an authorized travel agent in Vietnam on your behalf. The official website for this purpose is https://www.getvisavietnam.com/apply-vietnam-evisa/
Its processing time is 7 days and the single entry visa fee is $ 55, while $25 will be charged at Vietnam airport as a visa stamping fee.
The requirements for this letter are:
- Copy of your passport.
- Passport size fresh photo
- Hotel booking in accordance with your stay in Vietnam.
- Air ticket booking
- Sponsor (an authorized travel agency of Vietnam)
Friends, you can get the services of a Vietnam travel agency to apply and get a visa approval letter for you for $125 to $150.
Please search on Google ” authorized travel agent in Vietnam for a visa approval letter”. Then contact one or two top agencies by e-mail or WhatsApp. They will provide you with their services.
The authorized travel agency of Vietnam will get the visa approval letter. when you find it, you will be able to leave Pakistan for Vietnam. On arriving at your desired airport, you will have to reach the “Vietnam visa on arrival” counter.
The immigration officials shall stamp a visa on your passport after checking the visa approval letter. This is the process of 5 to 10 minutes only. Visa stickers will be pasted on your passport which will increase your travel history.
Vietnam visit visa through the Embassy
The second way of getting a Vietnam visit visa is to apply for a visa through the embassy. The address of the Vietnam embassy in Islamabad is given below.
Embassy of Vietnam
House 117, Street No. 11, Sector E-7, Islamabad
Ph: 00 92 51 2655785/2655787 Fax: 00 92 51 2655783
Vietnam visa requirements
According to the Vietnam embassy, Vietnam visa for Pakistani requirements are as under:
- Original passport, valid for a minimum of three months.
- Du-ally filled online visa form
- 2 photographs
- Proof of job/ business
- 6 months bank statement.
- Invitation letter ( you can obtain it from a travel agency in Vietnam by paying them its charges.)
- Hotel booking proof
- Air ticket reservation
The visa fee is payable in the embassy and the processing time for visa application for Vietnam is one week.
Vietnam Visa Cost in Pakistan
In the case of applying for a Vietnam visa in the embassy, you will have to pay a minimum of $ 125 to the travel agency for the invitation letter and then the visa fee in the embassy. So its cost will reach $ 250. So in this sense, it is better to get a Vietnam visa on arrival by presenting a visa approval letter.
Vietnam is located on the Indochina Peninsula. Its total area is 331,212 km2 with 95 million population. China, Laos, Cambodia, Thailand, Philippines, Malaysia, and Indonesia are neighboring countries of Vietnam. Its capital city is Hanoi, the official language is Vietnamese, and the currency is Dong. One PKR is equal to 165.65 Vietnamese Dong.
The economy of Vietnam is improving with the help of tourism. More than 13 million tourists visit Vietnam every year. The majority of visitors come from Asia. There will be no exaggeration if we include it in the fastest-growing tourist destinations around the world.