Vietnam visa is required for citizens of countries not including in Vietnam visa exemption list in general and Brazilians in particular if they are planning to travel to Vietnam. Brazilian passport holders can either get visa at Vietnam Embassy or apply for Vietnam visa on arrival before entering Vietnam.
There are some differences between these two ways to obtain a visa. While Vietnam visa on arrival allows Brazilian travelers to enter Vietnam through any of 5 Vietnam international airports consisting of Noi Bai, Cat Bi, Da Nang, Cam Ranh and Tan Son Nhat only, getting Vietnam at embassy is applied for all travel ways including land, sea and air travel.
In order to getting visa at Vietnam Embassy, citizen of Brazil have to come in a person to Embassy of Vietnam in Brazil to submit application form together with original visa and relevant documents. This option is recommend for those who travel by land or see and currently living near the Embassy or Consulate because you may be required to come to the Embassy several times to complete all visa applying procedure. The processing time and fee are decided according to each Embassy or Consulate. Normally, getting visa at Vietnam embassy in Brazil will take around 5 working days to evaluate that your application is approved or not. Further detail about the procedure, processing time and the fee can be clarified by contacting directly with the Vietnam Embassy as below contact information:
Embassy of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam in Brazil
Address: SHIS QI 09 Conj. 10 Casa 1 – Lago Sul, Brasília/DF CEP:71625-100, BRASIL.
Phone: + 55 61 3364 5876 / 3364 0675
Fax: + 55 61 3364 5836
Working hours: Monday – Friday: 9.00 am – 5.00 pm
Vietnam visa on arrival, on the other hand, is an alternative way to obtain Vietnam visa which becomes more and more popular with travelers in the world for its convenience. All you need is internet connection to complete few simple steps to receive the Visa Approval Letter issued by Vietnam Immigration Department. At first, you can access https://booking.vietnam-visa.com/step1.html to accurately fill out the required information into the visa online application. Then, you will receive the Visa Approval Letter in your email within about 2 working days after making the payment for service fee. By presenting this letter together with stamping fee paid in cash at Immigration Officer, Brazilian will have the visa stamped onto passport at Vietnam arrival airport. When using Vietnam visa on arrival, Brazilian visitors need to pay two kinds of fees. Service fee is paid to Vietnam-visa.com for processing your visa application with the Vietnam Immigration Department and delivering the visa approval letter issued by the Department to your email. This fee depends on the kind of visa, number of applicants and processing time.Stamping fee is the payment for the Immigration Officer at Vietnam airport to get visa stamped which is fixed based on type of visa so please check out Vietnam visa cost before applying.
Both two ways to get Vietnam visa require the passport with at least 6 months valid. For other questions about getting Vietnam visa for Brazilians, please contact with us via firstname.lastname@example.org or hotline: +84.946.583.583.