Visa on Arrival will be suspended at the Yangon and Mandalay International Airports starting from 1st September, 2010 till further notice.
The Visa on Arrival rules is (temporarily) back to the previous where tourist visa have to be applied before arrival.
But Visa on arrival is still available to request through a travel agency.
It is necessary to send your photo by email, fax or by post.
To apply for visa on arrival, the information of the clients as follows is necessary:
Normally it take a week or less – but – in worst case it can take up to 3 weeks to get the approval, as all applications have to be send to Nay Pyi Taw (the new capital).
You have to show the copy at the check-in counter for your flight to Yangon and also upon arrival at Yangon International Airport.
Please bring also 2 passport pictures each with you. The Immigration at Yangon International Airport will issue the visa for you.