Almost foreigners enter Vietnam need to a valid visa, except for citizen of nationalities belong Vietnam visa exemption list approved by Vietnam Government. The Vietnam visa exemption is granted as follow:
Citizens of Laos, Cambodia, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia and Singapore for visits of 30 days at the maximum.
Citizens of Philippines for visits of 21 days at the maximum.
Citizens of Japan, South Korea, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Russia and Finland for visits of 15 days at the maximum.
Citizens of Brunei, Myanmar for visits of 14 days at the maximum.
Citizens of France holding valid diplomatic or official passports for visits of 90 days at the maximum or several visits of 6 months at the maximum.
Citizens of Chile holding valid diplomatic or official passports for visits of 90 days at the maximum.
APEC Business Travel Card (ABTC) Holders from Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) member economies for visits of 60 days at the maximum.
Citizens of UK, Italy, Germany, Spain and France for visits of 15 days at maximum until June 30, 2018.
Citizens of Belarus for visits of 15 days at maximum until June 30, 2020.
For those who travel to Phu Quoc Island – Vietnam : Foreigners and Vietnamese nationals bearing foreign passports who enter Vietnam through an international border gate and then travel to Phu Quoc Island and stay in Phu Quoc less than 30 days will also be granted Vietnam visa exemption. Passports must be valid for at least 45 days. After arriving in Phu Quoc Island, if visitors want to travel to other localities or stay in the island for more than 30 days, the immigration department will be responsible for issuing visas right on the spot.