Visitors to Korea from most countries are welcomed and will need no visas for periods of two weeks to 180 days, depending on the type of agreement between two countries.
Nationals of visa waiver countries can enter Korea without a visa as long as the purpose of their visit is tourism or temporary visit. However, please check with your local Korean embassy or consulate to clarify about visa issue.

Country under Visa Waiver Agreements

Continents Countries
Asia Malaysia, Singapore, Israel, Kazakhstan, Thailand, Turkey, United Arab Emirates
America Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominica, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Grenada, Guatemala, Haiti, Jamaica, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname, The Bahamas, Trinidad and Tobago, Uruguay
Europe Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, , Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Latvia, Luxemburg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland, Sweden, United Kingdom
Africa & Oceania New Zealand, Morocco, Tunisia, Lesotho

Designated Visa-free Entry

Considering international convention, mutuality doctrine, national profit and other such factor, certain counties are granted visa-free permissions. (Up to 30 days of visa-free sojourn for tourism or visitation)

Continent Countries / regions
Asia Macao(90 days), Brunei, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Japan (90 days), Qatar, Taiwan(90 days), Hong Kong (90 days), Kuwait(90 days), Bahrain
North America United States(90 days), Canada (6 months)
South America Guyana, Argentina, Ecuador(90 days),Paraguay, Honduras
Europe Monaco, Vatican, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Albania, Cyprus, San Marino, Serbia(90 days), Montenegro, Slovenia (90 days), Andorra, Croatia(90 days)
Oceania Guam, Nauru, New Caledonia, Micronesia, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Kiribati, Fiji, Australia (90 days), Marshall Islands, Palau, Tuvalu, Tonga
Africa South Africa, Seychelles, Mauritius, Swaziland, Botswana

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Invitation Letter

If you are required an official invitation letter to obtain a visa, please email at
Kindly note that your registration should be completed with payment before you request it.