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Vietnam tourist visa for Australian

Vietnam tourist visa for Australian

According to Vietnam Immigration law, Australian citizens traveling to Vietnam are required to apply for Vietnam tourist visa before entering to the country.


Normally, Vietnam tourist visa for Australian citizen is valid for 1 month (either single or multiple entries). In case Australia visitors want to stay in Vietnam longer than one month, the recommendations are getting Vietnam visa extended for tourist visa after entering Vietnam, or applying for 3 month visa instead of 1 month visa before travel to the country.


At present, there are 2 alternative ways to apply for Vietnam tourist visa for Australia citizen: apply for Vietnam tourist visa from Embassy of Vietnam or apply for Vietnam visa online via a Vietnam visa agent. Of these two ways, the popular choice for almost citizens from different countries in the world is the first one because applying for Vietnam visa online is of time-saving, secure and convenient.  Especially, for Australia citizens traveling to Vietnam by airway, getting visa on arrival is highly recommended. By applying for Vietnam visa on arrival, applicants will receive an electronic document named Vietnam visa approval letter. This is the document issued by Vietnam Immigration Department that allows foreigners to get Vietnam visa stamped straight away upon their arrival at Vietnam international airports.


After entering Vietnam by Vietnam tourist visa, if Australia citizens wish to stay in the country longer than permitted duration, you can contact a Vietnam visa agent to arrange Vietnam visa extension for you. To get Vietnam tourist visa extended, it cost about USD 25 to USD 60 per person and takes 5 to 7 working days for processing. In this case, the required document is your original passport. Because of expensive price and complicated procedure, applying for 3 month visa before entering the country is highly advised for Australia citizens if they plan to reside in Vietnam longer than 1 month.


In reality, there are some cases that Australian citizens apply for 1 month visa for tourist purpose but they actually enter Vietnam for business purpose.


The procedure to apply for Vietnam tourist visa for Australia citizens is very simple. Clients can submit visa application online at and complete payment step instructed by the system. The applied fee will be quoted right after applicants submit your nationality, the number of applicants, and visa type. For Australian passport holders, the applied approval fee for tourist visa is USD 20/ person for single entry and USD 25/ person for multiple entries. 2 working days since receiving visa application and payment, VISAFORVIETNAM will send Vietnam visa approval letter to your register email that allows you to get Vietnam visa on arrival.


For any further information about Vietnam tourist visa for Australian citizens, please feel free to send you question to or call to (84) 975 85 66 33.



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