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Vietnam visa requirements for South African

Providing free tools that anyone can check to make sure if the citizens of South Africa do need a visa to Vietnam or not; also giving the instructions on how to get the Vietnam visa from South Africa or from any countries.

Vietnam immigration policies regulated that almost resident of the countries must have Vietnam visa prior to arriving Vietnam, except the citizens in the Vietnam visa exemption list. You should check carefully if you are in the Vietnam visa exemption list or you are obligated to make a Vietnam visa (or visa approval letter) before entering country. It will keep you away from many troubles during your entry.

Is Vietnam visa required for South African citizens?

"Yes, South African citizens do need a visa to enter Vietnam"

Visa approval letter for South African sample

(Visa approval letter for South African processed by Vietnam visa DEPT)

Visa is one of the many things for which South African citizens need to prepare before traveling to Vietnam.

"Visa is net een van die baie dinge waarvoor jy voorberei voordat jy reis Vietnam. Viëtnam immigrasie beleid gereguleer dat byna inwoners van lande Viëtnam visum moet voor die aanvang van Viëtnam, behalwe die burgers van 'n visum vrygestel lande. Jy is bly om te kyk of jy is Viëtnam visum vrygestel burgers of jy verplig Vietnam visum of Vietnam goedkeuring brief te hê voor die aankoms Vietnam. Dit sal hou jou weg van baie probleme tydens jou inskrywing."

From South Africa, the applicants may apply for Vietnam visa by 2 options:

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