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Applying for tourist visa upon arrival at Yangon airport


Marcus: Hi. I’m having problems applying for a tourist VISA, as the embassy located in my country is really out of the way. I am wondering if I can get a tourist visa at the Yangon Airport on arrival in Myanmar?


PKTan: Hi Marcus. You will need to get a visa pre-approval letter from the Ministry of Hotels & Tourism, and submit a copy of your passport and information on flight schedule and address in Myanmar of where you will be staying, for your visa application when applying at the Yangon airpot. The fee is USD 20. The pre-approval letter is issued by the Ministry of Hotels & Tourism which can be obtained through your travel agent or directly from Ministry of Hotels & Tourism via email at: or snail mail to 77/91 Sule Pagoda Road , Yangon.

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