Sunday, March 24, 2019

Visa Free Countries For USA Passport Holders And Citizens


Passport from the United States of the America is probably one of the strongest passports in the world for travelling. Travelling for citizens of USA is quite easy as they can simply book a flight, accommodation, and go.
If you are on the planning stage of your trip, here, we will discuss the countries where US citizens do not need a visa to enter the country. we will also list down the countries where you can a visa on arrivale-visahow to extend a visa easily, and how to apply for a visa for the countries you need it for.

VISA GUIDE FOR ASIA

East Asia

VISA FREE:
  • Hong Kong - 90 days
  • Japan - 90 days
  • Macau - 30 days
  • Mongolia - 90 days
  • South Korea - 90 days
  • Taiwan - 90 days
VISA REQUIRED:
TRAVEL RESTRICTION:
  • North Korea

Central Asia

VISA FREE:
  • Kazakhstan - 30 days
  • Kyrgyzstan - 60 days
VISA REQUIRED:
  • Tajikistan - 45 days e-visa for BUT if you are arriving from a country which have a Tajik diplomatic mission, you must obtain a visa in advance.
  • Turkmenistan
  • Uzbekistan - must register within 3 days after the arrival

Southeast Asia

FREE VISA:
  • Brunei - 90 days
  • Indonesia- 30 days
  • Malaysia - 90 days
  • Philippines - 30 days or a visa on arrival for 59 days for $50 fee
  • Singapore - 90 days
  • Thailand - 30 days, maximum of visit is twice a year if not arriving by air
VISA ON ARRIVAL/E-VISA:
  • Cambodia - 30 days, you can obtain either an evisa or do a visa on arrival.
  • East Timor / Timor Leste: 30 days, visa on arrival, must arrive by air
  • Laos - 30 visa on arrival for $40 fee
  • Myanmar - 28 days e-visa must arrive by air or through three land borders Tachileik, Myawaddy, and Kawthaung - you can apply for an e-visa here 
  • Vietnam - 30 days e-visa.

South Asia

VISA ON ARRIVAL/E-VISA:
  • Bangladesh - 30 days
  • India - 60 days e-visa
  • Maldives - 30 days extendable up to 90 days
  • Nepal - 90 days visa on arrival
  • Sri Lanka - 30 days e-visa or visa on arrival
VISA REQUIRED:
  • Bhutan
  • Pakistan

West Asia / Middle East

FREE VISA:
  • Armenia - 180 days
  • Georgia - 365 days
  • Israel - 90 days
  • Palestine
VISA ON ARRIVAL/E-VISA:
  • Azerbaijan - 30 days, e-visa
  • Bahrain - 14 days e-visa or visa on arrival, can be obtain online - you can apply for an e-visa
  • Kuwait - 90 days
  • Lebanon - 30 days extendable up to additional 60 days
  • Oman - 30 days e-visa or visa on arrival, can be extended for another 30 days - you may get your e-visa
  • Qatar - 30 days e-visa or visa on arrival
  • Turkey - 90 days e-visa or visa on arrival - you can get your e-visa
  • United Arab Emirates - 30 days visa on arrival free of charge
VISA REQUIRED:
  • Iran
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Syria
  • Yemen

VISA GUIDE FOR EUROPE

Schengen States

FREE VISA:
US Passport holders can enter any Schengen state for 90 days on a 180-day period and can freely travel in this area without obtaining new visa unless the visa is expire or the visa time is all consumed.

Non-Schengen

FREE VISA: Non-Schengen
  • Albania - 365 days
  • Andorra - 90 days
  • Belarus - 30 days must arrive via Minsk Airport
  • Bulgaria - 90 days within 180-day period
  • Croatia - 90 days within 180-day period
  • Cyprus - 90 days within 180-day period
  • Ireland - 90 days, must show purpose of travel, sufficient fund, return ticket, and accommodation booking
  • Kosovo - 90 days
  • Macedonia - 90 days
  • Moldova - 90 days
  • Monaco - 90 days within 180-day
  • Montenegro - 90 days
  • Romania - 90 days within 180-day
  • San Marino
  • Serbia - 90 days within 180-day
  • Ukraine - 90 days within 180-day
  • United Kingdom - 180 days must show return ticket and accommodation booking
  • Vatican City
VISA REQUIRED:
  • Russia

VISA GUIDE FOR AFRICA

Central Africa

FREE VISA:
  • Central African Republic - 180 days, international certificate of vaccination required
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  • Equatorial Guinea - mus have international certificate of vaccination if travelling from a country with high risky of yellow fever
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  • Sao Tome and Principe - 15 days
VISA ON ARRIVAL/E-VISA:
  • Angola - 30 days e-visa
  • Gabon - visa on arrival or e-visa, e-visa must arrive via
  • Rwanda - 30 days e-visa or visa on arrival
VISA REQUIRED:
  • Burundi
  • Cameroon - international certificate of vaccination required
  • Chad - international certificate of vaccination required
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo - hotel reservation required and international certificate of vaccination
  • South Sudan - two blank pages on passport required

East Africa

FREE VISA:
  • Mayotte - 90 days
  • Mauritius - 90 dyas
VISA ON ARRIVAL/E-VISA:
  • Comoros - visa on arrival
  • Djibouti - 31 days e-visa
  • Ethiopia - e-visa or visa on arrival which is obtainable at Addis Ababa Bole airport
  • Kenya - 90 days visa on arrival or e-visa
  • Madagascar - 30 days visa on arrival
  • Malawi - visa on arrival
  • Mozambique - 30 days visa on arrival
  • Reunion - 90 days
  • Seychelles - 90 days visitor's permit free of charge and can be extended for up to one year
  • Somalia - visa on arrival
  • Tanzania - 90 days visa on arrival for $100 fee
  • Uganda - visa on arrival or e-visa must be applied two days prior to arrival.
  • Zambia - 90 days visa on arrival or e-visa - arrival date must be exact, can be extended free of charge
  • Zimbabwe - 90 days visa on arrival or e-visa.
VISA REQUIRED:
  • Eritrea

North Africa

FREE VISA:
  • Morocco - 90 days
  • Tunisia - 90 days
VISA ON ARRIVAL/E-VISA:
  • Egypt - 30 days visa on arrival or e-visa.
VISA REQUIRED:
  • Algeria
  • Libya
  • Sudan

South Africa

FREE VISA:
  • Botswana - 90 days
  • Lesotho - 14 days extendable up to 180 days
  • Namibia - 90 days
  • South Africa - 90 days
  • Swaziland - 30 days

West Africa

FREE VISA:
    • Gambia - international certificate of vaccination required
    • Senegal - 90 days international certificate of vaccination required
VISA ON ARRIVAL/E-VISA:
  • Benin - 30 days/8 days visa on arrival or e-visa, international certificate of vaccination required
  • Burkina Faso - 30 days visa on arrival
  • Cape Verde - visa on arrival
  • Cote d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast) - e-visa
  • Guinea-Bissau - 90 days e-visa or visa on arrival, must apply in advance online
  • Mauritania - visa on arrival at Nouakchott–Oumtounsy International Airport, international certificate of vaccination required
  • Saint Helena - visitor's pass required
  • Togo - 7 days visa on arrival
VISA REQUIRED:
  • Ghana
  • Guinea
  • Liberia
  • Mali
  • Niger - international certificate of vaccination required
  • Nigeria - visa can be obtained online
  • Sierra Leone - international certificate of vaccination required

VISA GUIDE FOR AMERICA

Central America

FREE VISA:
  • Barbados - 180 days
  • Belize - 30 days, can be extended p to 6 months
  • Costa Rica - 90 days, must pay departure tax of $29
  • Colombia - 90 days, can be extended up to 180 days, must show a yellow fever vaccination record if coming from Brazil
  • El Salvador - 90 days
  • Guatemala - 90 days, exit fee is required when leaving by air
  • Jamaica  - 180 days
  • Honduras - 90 days, depart airport tax must be paid in cash
  • Nicaragua - 90 days, tourist card of $10 fee
VISA ON ARRIVAL/E-VISA:
  • Mexico - 180 days Tourist Card-
  • Dominican Republic - 30 days, Tourist Card on arrival

North America

FREE VISA:
  • Canada - 180 days, traveller with criminal record in the past 10 years may not be able to enter unless with a Temporary Resident Permit or Rehabilitation Approval

South America

FREE VISA:
  • Argentina - 90 days, can be extended up to 180 days
  • Aruba - 90 days
  • Chile - 90 days
  • Curacao - 90 days
  • Falkland Islands
  • French Guiana - 90 days
  • Ecuador - 90 days can be extended for another 90 days
  • Guyana - 90 days
  • Peru - 183, determined on arrival
  • Uruguay - 90 days
VISA ON ARRIVAL/E-VISA:
  • Brazil -  90 days e-visa
  • Bolivia - 90 days visa on arrival, $160 fee for visa on arrival or pre-approved visa, visa is valid for 10 years
  • Paraguay - 90 days visa on arrival
  • Suriname - 90 days, tourist card on arrival must obtain at Johan Adolf Pengel International Airport
VISA REQUIRED:
  • Cuba - must get a Tourist Card that is valid for 30 days
  • Venezuela

VISA GUIDE FOR OCEANIA

FREE VISA:
  • Fiji - 120 days
  • Kiribati - 30 days
  • Marshall Islands - unlimited days of stay and legal to work
  • Micronesia - unlimited days of stay and legal to work
  • New Zealand - 90 days
  • Palau - 365 days and legal to work
  • Vanuatu - 30 days can be extended up to 120 days
VISA ON ARRIVAL/E-VISA:
  • Australia - must apply for an ETA(Electronic Travel Authority) online - valid for maximum of 90 days for every 365-day period
  • Papua New Guinea - 60 days and extendable up to 30 more days
  • Samoa - 30 days, entry permit on arrival
  • Solomon Islands - 90 days in 365-day period, visitor's permit on arrival
  • Tonga - 31 days visa on arrival
  • Tuvalu - 30 days visa on arrival, can be extended up to 90 days free of charge
VISA REQUIRED:
  • Nauru

OTHER TERRITORIES

Apart from the all these visa free countries for US citizens, these US territories can also be entered without a visa or permit.
  • United States Minor Outlying Islands - see the list here
  • Puerto Rico, 1900
  • Virgin Islands, 1936
  • Guam, 1950
  • Northern Marinas Islands, 1978

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