Vietnam visa requirements for Nigerians

Travel and visa requirements

Basic Travel Requirements for Nigerians visiting Vietnam

Travelers are required to fulfill the following requirements in order to apply for a Vietnamese Visa.


  • A Nigerian passport valid for at least 6 months from the intended arrival date in Vietnam. The passport must have two blank pages for visa stamping.
  • Completed and signed visa application form.
  • Passport-size photographs taken in white background.
  • Letter of invitation.
  • Travel documents.
  • Proof of financial support.
  • Proof of accommodation.
  • Copy of return flight ticket.
  • International certificate of vaccination.
  • Letter of entry clearance.
  • Travel itinerary.
  • Visa fees.

Vietnam Visa for Nigerians

Facts about Vietnam


Vietnam has become one of the top tourist destinations in the world. The country is known for its scenic landscape, beaches, islands, and mountains. Tourists can take a walk through various destinations and also visit the plethora of beach resorts for activities like kayaking, sunbathing and water sports. Foreigners can also learn about war history by visiting museums and the Cu Chi tunnels which were used by soldiers.
 
In 2016, 10 million tourists visited Vietnam and this influx of tourists contributed 6.6 percent to the gross domestic product. The number of tourist arrivals in the country has been on the up and the Vietnamese government has aided this by building more hotels and improving transportation in the country.
 
Drug trafficking is considered to be a serious offense in Vietnam with the punishment being a life sentence in prison or a death penalty. 

Types of Vietnam Visa


Types of Visa Processing Time Duration of Stay
Tourist visa 2-5 working days 90 days
Business visa 2-5 working days 90 days

General Requirements for Vietnam Visa


  • A Nigerian passport valid for at least 6 months from the intended arrival date in Vietnam. The passport must have two blank pages for visa stamping.
  • Completed and signed visa application form.
  • Passport-size photographs taken in white background.
  • Letter of invitation.
  • Travel documents.
  • Proof of financial support.
  • Proof of accommodation.
  • Copy of return flight ticket.
  • International certificate of vaccination.
  • Letter of entry clearance.
  • Travel itinerary.
  • Visa fees.

Vietnam Visa Fees


Visa Type

Sub Types

Visa Fees

Tourist visa

single-entry

multiple-entry(3 months)

multiple-entry(3-6 months)

multiple-entry(6 months-1 year)

multiple-entry(1 year-2 years)

multiple-entry(2 years-5 years)

25.00 (USD)

50.00 (USD)

95.00 (USD)

135.00 (USD)

145.00 (USD)

155.00 (USD)

Business visa

single-entry

multiple-entry(3 months)

multiple-entry(3-6 months)

multiple-entry(6 months-1 year)

multiple-entry(1 year-2 years)

multiple-entry(2 years-5 years)

25.00 (USD)

50.00 (USD)

95.00 (USD)

135.00 (USD)

145.00 (USD)

155.00 (USD)

Vietnam Visa Application Centres & Embassies in Nigeria


Location

Address

Abuja

Address: No 1 Kyari Mohammed Crescent Street Asokoro District, Abuja

vnembassy-abuja.mofa.gov.vn

dsqvnigeria@yahoo.com

Phone: (+234) 813 708 6724

Frequently Asked Questions


Where is Vietnam?

Vietnam(Socialist Republic of Vietnam) is a southern and eastern portion of the Indochinese peninsula and belongs to Southeast Asia. It borders China to the North, Laos and Cambodia to the West.


What kind of Government does Vietnam operate?

Vietnam is a one-party unitary state, with the President as the Head of State, and the Prime Minister as the Head of Government. The Vietnamese legislature is the unicameral National Assembly, from which the Prime Minister is selected.


How rich is Vietnam??
Once one of the poorest countries in the world with a per capita income below US$100 yearly,  Vietnam became a lower-middle-income country with a per capita income of US$1,910 since 2013.

Is it safe to travel to Vietnam?
Vietnam is generally safe for travelers. The police keep a pretty tight grip on social order and there are rare reports of muggings, robberies or sexual assaults.

Can I use my international driver's license in Vietnam?

International driving licenses are not accepted in Vietnam. The concept of renting a car to drive yourself is almost non-existent, and when Vietnamese speak of renting a car they always mean hiring a car with a driver.