Experience applying for Taiwan tourist visa from A to Z

It is not natural that since the announcement of the conditional visa exemption policy for Vietnamese citizens, Taiwan has become such a popular tourist destination. Taiwan has beautiful landscapes, majestic nature, beautiful and modern cities, busy markets and diverse cuisines.

Therefore, this island nation was once the choice of many Travel Blogger, celebrities as well as Vietnamese young people, including blogger Hiep Le . He shared: “ Coming here to see the scenery in Taiwan is not as romantic as South Korea, the streets are as clean as Singapore, aware of the civilized and polite people like Japan, the price is cheap like Thailand. Lan made me come once but still wants to go back. 

 
Experience applying for Taiwan tourist visa from A to Z
"Taiwan's romantic scenery is not inferior to Korea, the streets are as clean as Singapore, aware of the civilized and polite people like Japan, the price is cheap like Thailand ..."

Traveling to Taiwan is suitable for all audiences, but there are many things that you need to pay attention, of which the most important and also essential factor that determines your trip is the visa procedure. 


Who is exempted from Taiwan visa?


Having experienced travel to a number of countries in Southeast Asia, as well as Taiwan, Hiep Le said that with the advantage of having a Korean visa, he did not have too many difficulties and expenses in applying. Taiwan tourist visa . However, in the case of a self-sufficient tourist visa, the fee you need to prepare is 50 USD, which is about 1.1 million VND. 

 
Experience applying for Taiwan tourist visa from A to Z
Applying for a Taiwanese tourist visa will be easier if you have a residence card, visas of countries: USA, Canada, UK, Japan, Australia, New Zealand, Korea, Shengen bloc.


Specifically, since September 2016, Taiwan has implemented a conditional visa exemption policy for Vietnamese citizens, so that people who have household registration in cities in Vietnam have the opportunity to travel to Taiwan. . Accordingly, from August 1, 2019 if you are having a residence card, visa of countries: USA, Canada, UK, Japan, Australia, New Zealand, South Korea, Shengen bloc (or if any but expire, must no more than 10 years) will be exempt from entry visa to Taiwan and stay for 14 days, apply including e-visa). 

In addition, Vietnamese citizens who meet the following conditions will be exempt from Taiwan entry visas for 30 days:

- Persons who have never worked in Taiwan
- Passport valid for 6 months or more from the date of entry into Taiwan.
- There are air tickets or return train tickets or the next destination.
- Resident card or permanent residence card

The above cases are only acceptable for ordinary passport holders, not temporary, urgent, unofficial passports or other travel documents. 


Instructions for applying for Taiwan visa online


Once you have met the above conditions and want to apply for a Taiwanese visa online , Vietnamese citizens need to register at the Taiwan Immigration Bureau website. After filling all necessary information in the form available, if APPROVED means you have been approved for Taiwan visa online. 

 
Experience applying for Taiwan tourist visa from A to ZThe main means of transportation in Taiwan is MRT, MRA and pay by Easy Card.


In case the online visa application is not approved, you do not receive a notice or notice of unsatisfactory results, you must carry out the visa application procedure as usual. When entering Taiwan with an online Taiwan visa, in addition to carrying this visa printout, you need to have Vietnam - Taiwan round-trip tickets available or tickets to the next destination from Taiwan, and hotel booking in Taiwan. . 


Experience in applying for a tourist visa from Taiwan


To apply for a self-sufficient Taiwan visa , you need to prove to the visa issuing agency about your financial ability, you have a stable job, have assets, responsibility in Vietnam, as well as you do not intend to. stay in that country and have a schedule for your trip.

 
Experience applying for Taiwan tourist visa from A to Z
In addition to the basic documents such as passport, visa application form, financial proof, ... the trip schedule is also one of the procedures to be declared when applying for a Taiwan tourist visa.


In case of applying for a Taiwan tourist visa , the required documents you need to prepare include:

- Passport valid for 6 months or more: the original and 1 copy
- Visa application form: printed from the link https://visawebapp.boca.gov.tw (select General Visa Applications and fill out the information in the application, then print out the hard copy)
- 2 4 × 6 photos: white background taken within 3-6 months
- Certificate of employment including: Labor contract, Health Insurance (required) ), Social Insurance original, a copy of the certificate of travel leave signed by the authorized representative of the company where you are working, and signed and stamped.
- Financial proof: Copy of bank savings book, certificate of land, house and property, if any, Asset value of at least VND 100 million.
- Round-trip airfare, hotel booking
- Trip schedule: list the main points of the day, the more detailed the easier it is to accept. 

 
Experience applying for Taiwan tourist visa from A to Z
Taiwanese cuisine attracts visitors.


Interesting self-sufficient tourist visa for Taiwan


Once you have completed your visa application, bring it to one of the following addresses:

-    Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Hanoi:

Address: 20A Floor, PVI Building, No. 1 Pham Van Bach, Hanoi
Tel: (024) 3833 5501 - (024) 3833 5505 (ext. 128, 129, 130)
E-mail: tecohn@netnam.vn 

-     Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Ho Chi Minh City. HCM:

Address: 336 Nguyen Tri Phuong, Ward 4, Ho Chi Minh City
Tel: 028-39621745 / 50
Email: suggest@tecohcm.org.vn 

- Normally, you will have to go to this office 3 times: 1 time to get an appointment date / time to file, 1 day to apply (if you go early, you can apply on the appointment date) and 1 date of receiving Visa. 
- Time to receive records: Morning from 8:30 am to 12:00 pm and Afternoon from 13:30 to 17:30.
- Consular fee for applying for a single tourist visa, effective is 50USD for cases taken after 5 working days, 75USD for cases taken after 2 working days. Short-term visa for multiple entry: 100 USD.

 
Experience applying for Taiwan tourist visa from A to Z
Taiwan is attractive by many beautiful landscapes, ancient villages, modern cities and the friendliness and hospitality of indigenous people.

Some note


- The visa is valid for 90 days, to avoid the case of updating when having to re-apply, please submit your application about 6-8 weeks before the official departure date.
- If you apply for multiple types, you can enter and exit multiple times during this period but can only stay for 30 days. If you apply for a single type, you can only go for 1 time, no more than 14 days at a time 
- Applying for a Taiwanese tourist visa requires most interviews, but there are still some cases that the Embassy requires. 
- During peak travel seasons, you should come early to get the number and stamp the number on the record and the processing time will be longer than usual.

 

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