Visa on Arrival Countries & the Requirements Your Must Prepare for Visit

Guide on Visa on Arrival Countries You May Visit Hassle-Free

VISA ON ARRIVAL COUNTRIES – You can check the list below for the countries that you can visit by just getting a VOA upon arrival at the airport.

Nowadays, more and more people value rewarding themselves with new experiences and a few days of relaxation over other material gifts. They do these by flying to other countries where they can experience a different culture, see new beautiful places, and taste foreign foods.

Visa on Arrival Countries
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When flying abroad, there are a lot of countries that you can choose from. You might love to visit visa free countries this 2023 or those that require a visa application at an embassy. However, truth be told that visiting the latter may require you additional money, time, and energy.

There are also visa on arrival countries. When you visit these nations, there are requirements that you must prepare prior to your flight and present these documents upon arrival at the airport.

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The visa on arrival countries usually implement the grant of VOA for the purpose of tourism, family visit, attendance to a conference or business meeting, or medical treatment. Here are the VOA countries that you may visit:

  • Armenia
  • Bangladesh
  • Bolivia
  • Cambodia
  • Qatar
  • Egypt
  • Gabon
  • Georgia
  • India
  • Iran
  • Kenya
  • Kuwait
  • Laos
  • Mongolia
  • Myanmar
  • Malaysia
  • Nigeria
  • Nepal
  • Oman
  • Pakistan
  • Papua New Guinea
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Sri Lanka
  • Taiwan
  • Turkey
  • Thailand
  • Uganda
  • Vietnam

If you were granted a visa on arrival, it is important to keep in mind that the said travel document only allows a short stay in the foreign country. You are not allowed to reside in the country as well as to work. Furthermore, tourists with VOA are not allowed to avail the benefit offers of the government.

There are documents that you must prepare in traveling to visa on arrival countries. Here are the general requirements apart from the specific requirements that some VOA nations may require:

  • a valid Philippine passport
  • passport-size photograph
  • duly-accomplished Application Form
  • card or cash to pay the visa fee
  • proof of hotel reservation or rental agreement
  • round-trip ticket
  • valid travel health insurance certificate
  • bank statement or any proof of financial sufficiency

The process is very easy in obtaining a VOA for entry to countries that allow such mode of visa application. Here is a guide that you may follow:

  • Gather the documents that you will need in getting the visa upon your arrival at the airport. Make sure you have all the requirements.
  • Upon arrival at the airport, proceed to the designated area for VOA applications. Submit your documents to the visa application officer.
  • Make the payment for the VOA fee. Prepare both cash and card to avoid hassles.
  • Wait for your Visa on Arrival. It may take a few minutes to a few hours depending on certain factors.

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