Visiting Korea maybe in everybody’s wish-list. How many are really able to visit? Let’s give it a thought… Let’s make it happen!!! Read the below useful details about visa requirements to South Korea from Dubai. Then, if needed don’t think twice to dial Arooha.
The benchmark is your passport and which country it belongs to. This is the predominant fact that decides whether you need “pre-arrival visa” or “on arrival visa”.
Check out if your passport belongs to any of the countries listed below:
Let’s check with your passport if you are eligible for a “pre-arrival visa” or “on arrival visa”.
Any countries not mentioned below need to obtain a visa for South Korea.
Visa type – Short term visa
There is a mandatory non- refundable visa fee that you need to pay when you are applying Korea visa. Visa Fee: 160 AED (Single Entry), 280AED (Double Entry), 360AED (Multiple Entry). Visa fees may vary according to nationality.
Along 2 blank Pages issued within less than 10 years and has to be valid for months from the date of return
Original with company stamp: Must include Designation, Start date of Employment, Monthly salary No objection from the company for your travel) 03months Bank Statements (Original or stamped by the bank)
white background 2 photographs
Valid for 3 months the date of return
Confirmed Return flight ticket
Processing time: The processing time for the visas vary from 5 working days (not including the date of application)
Provide the relevant documents and payment
Preliminary checking and advices
Type application and prepare relevant documents
Examine the application thoroughly by the visa consultant
Appointment with South Korean embassy to submit your documents and bio-metrics
Phase of Visa Application process
Visa- ready notification
3. Visiting Nami Island
With K-dramas and reality shows dominating domestic and foreign small screens, this island has risen in popularity, attracting visitors by the millions. You will be wowed by how this small island is able to have all you can possibly wish for a destination. It appears that there is just no best time to visit Namiseom since the island dons a distinct beauty at each turn of the season. As springs welcome you with blooming flowers and crisp, cool air, summers greet you with lush greenery in the island’s hot and humid weather.
How many days will my visa process take?
It may take anywhere between 7 to 10 working days after the application is handed over to the embassy for short nationalities.
Do children below the age of 18 need to be accompanied by parents?
Yes, children below the age of 18 years need to be accompanied by their parents or elders. With a NOC letter from both parents stating that they have no issues for the travel. Attaching the passport copies to the child’s application.
What if my passport is older than and 10 years, can I still apply for a visa?
No, you will not be able to apply for a visa with a passport which is older than 10 years as the embassy will not be able to enter it in their systems.
Will I be able to pull my passport back during the process?
Yes, only if you are a pilot, cabin crew or a frequent business flyer you will need to show your other travel itinerary and can travel and submit your passport when your visa is ready for stamping.
Is the visa fee refunded in case of rejection?
No, the visa fee is non-refundable in case of rejection as granting the visa is purely on the discretion of the embassy.
What if visa got delayed due to embassy?
You will receive a receipt which has the embassy number you can call and check if they need any additional documents.
Is insurance mandatory to get visa?
Yes, travel insurance is mandatory as it is for your own safety. If you get injured or any natural calamity occurs during your trip your insurance covers you for the above.
Hotel booking is required?
Yes, hotel booking is one of the main criteria for a visa application. Without which your visa will not be processed.