Discovery >

Change in Myanmar Visa Application Procedure

March 11, 2014 by Khiri Travel | Filed Under: , , ,

After a few days of confusion, the Myanmar Travel Agent association yesterday announced that a pre-approved tourist visa on arrival will no longer be issued for new applications. Myanmar government has confirmed this change in visa applications. No clear reasons were given.

For the coming months, Khiri Travel Myanmar suggests travelers to apply for their tourist visa directly with a Myanmar embassy. Those travelers that have already applied for a Visa on Arrival (VOA), technically should be able to get authorisation. Khiri however strongly recommends to double check this with a Khiri Travel Myanmar sales contact. Travelers should make sure to hold the official authorisation letter from Khiri before traveling to Myanmar. Otherwise, travelers are advized to cancel the process for a Khiri official authorisation letter and instead apply for a visa at a Myanmar embassy.

Khiri Travel Myanmar regrets that the VOA is no longer available at the moment and apologizes for any inconvenience caused. Meanwhile we are confident that the future will turn out to come up with an improved visa arrangement system.

For more information, please contact [email protected].

Photo by mikecogh

Latest post

20 Years A Passion for Travel

Two young Dutchies working from a small desk Bangkok, marked the humble beginnings of Khiri Travel. This year we’re celebrating our 20th anniversary!

Read More

Fireworks as New Flight Links Southern Lao and Danang in Vietnam

Lao Airlines will start a new flight service linking Pakse and Savannakhet in southern Lao with Danang in Vietnam. The flights will start in mid April just before the Lao New Year celebrations and will be operated three times a week

Read More

Tee-off in the Khao Yai Hills at Kirimaya

Khiri Travel would like to introduce the Kirimaya Golf Resort situated close to Khao Yai National Park in central Thailand, a two-hour drive northeast of Bangkok.

Read More

Renovations at Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum

The Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum in Hanoi will close from 5 September to 5 October for yearly maintenance and renovation.

Read More

Subscribe to our newsletter

Our B2B newsletters are for industry professionals




*We’ll never share your email address and you can opt out at any time.