September 7, 2023
Vietnam E-visa

Vietnam’s E-Visa Scheme Now Open for Gambian Citizens

Good news for Gambian citizens planning to visit Vietnam! Starting from August 15, 2023, Vietnam has officially opened its electronic visa (e-visa) service to Gambian travelers. This means that you can now apply for a visa online from the comfort of your own home, without the need to visit the Vietnamese embassy or consulate. In this article, we will explore the benefits of the Vietnam e-visa for Gambian citizens and provide you with some useful tips to ensure a smooth and hassle-free application process.

Easy and Convenient Application Process

With the introduction of the Vietnam e-visa, the days of waiting in long queues at embassies or consulates are over. Now, Gambian citizens can apply for their visa online, from anywhere in the world, as long as they have access to the internet. This means that you can save valuable time and effort, allowing you to focus on planning your trip instead.

To apply for a Vietnam e-visa, all you need to do is visit the official website and fill out the online application form. The process is straightforward and user-friendly, ensuring a seamless experience for all applicants. Gone are the days of complicated paperwork and lengthy processing times. With just a few clicks, you can have your e-visa ready in no time.

Wide Range of Entry Points

Vietnam offers a wide range of entry points for e-visa holders, including 13 airports, 16 land border gates, and 13 sea border gates. This means that you have the flexibility to choose the most convenient route for your travel plans. Whether you prefer to arrive by air, land, or sea, the Vietnam e-visa allows you to do so without any hassle.

Opting for Commercial Websites: A Time-Saving Option

For those who are in a rush or wish to avoid any potential frustration during the application process, there is an alternative option available. Commercial websites offer a simplified application form and a user-friendly interface, ensuring a hassle-free experience. Although these services may come with higher costs, they guarantee to deliver your e-visa on time, saving you both time and effort.


The opening of Vietnam’s e-visa service to Gambian citizens marks a significant step towards enhancing the convenience and accessibility of travel to Vietnam. With just a few clicks, you can now apply for your visa online, saving precious time and effort. Whether you choose to apply through the official government website or opt for a commercial service, the Vietnam e-visa guarantees a hassle-free travel experience.

So, if you’re a Gambian citizen planning to visit Vietnam, take advantage of this exciting update and apply for your e-visa today. Explore the vibrant culture, breathtaking landscapes, and warm hospitality that Vietnam has to offer. Your dream trip is just a click away!

Remember to bookmark the official website for future reference, and don’t forget to check the latest travel advisories and entry requirements before your departure. Safe travels, and enjoy your journey to Vietnam with the convenience of the Vietnam e-visa!

Note: The information provided in this article is based on the government’s resolution number 127/NQ-CP. It is always recommended to check for the latest updates and regulations regarding travel to Vietnam.

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