How to get Vietnam visa for Indians in Maldives
Cause Vietnam Embassy is not located in Maldives, the Indian applicants are supposed to apply online through travel agents in advance and then collect the visa on arrival when landing Vietnam’s airport.
Vietnam visa on arrival was introduced by Vietnam Government in 2007 to help international visitors save time and energy in getting visa to Vietnam when entering Vietnam by air. For those who are not familiar with Vietnam visa upon arrival, please go through our practical guide below to see how to obtain Vietnam visa for Indians on arrival.
Step 1. Apply online
Fill out Vietnam visa application form online on our system. After submitting the form, you will immediately receive our confirmation email requesting you to double check the information that we have received from you. Read the email carefully and notify us at once if you find any false information.
Step 2. Make online payment
Once you have completed the application, you will see an 4 options to make the payment including paying with credit card via Onepay, Paypal or in cash via Western Union and banks.
Step 3. Get the visa approval letter
Ater 2 business days (normal service) or less (rush service), we will send to your email a visa approval letter issued by Immigration Authority and entry&exit form. Print out the letter and complete the form to prepare for stamping process at arrival airport.
Step 4. Get the Vietnam visa at arrival airport
Present the visa approval letter when boarding the plane. When landing at Vietnam’s airport, go directly to Visa Landing Counter and submit the letter again along with the entry&exit form, original passport, 01 passport photo, and stamping fee (in cash) to get visa stamped onto the passport. After that, you just need to pick up you visa and enjoy the trip.
- Renew your passport it is about to expire within less than 6 months or has no blank page left.
- Visa Vietnam will be valid from the date of arrival you entered in the application form. There is no need to provide the exact travel date if you’re unsure when to arrive in Vietnam.
- You cannot get on plane or pick up visa for Vietnam at the airport without applying for visa approval letter beforehand.