Most of the Filipinos have a dream of travelling to a foreign land at least once in their lives. Given financial and time freedom, one concern that sometimes hinders Filipino travelers is the tedious VISA application. You will need to prepare a long list of requirements and face interviews and interrogations of immigration officers just to have a vacation or tour outside the country.
This is the case for countries that require VISAs before allowing a foreigner to enter their territory. Few examples are Japan, USA, and France.
On the other side, there are more than 50 countries that Filipinos can travel without securing a tourist visa. Yes, you can have a hassle-free visit and enjoy a holiday vacation in neighboring countries in Asia, Europe, South and North America, and even Africa. Just make sure that you already have your own Philippine passport on hand.
We are listing down the countries which you can visit with less effort as they do not require a tourist visa. The list includes the allowed duration of stay and other conditions before entering the country.
|Country||Allowed Duration of Stay|
|Brunei Darussalam||14 days|
|Azerbaijan||30 days visa is issued upon arrival|
|Taiwan||30 days if holding a valid visa for Australia, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, Schengen countries, United Kingdom or United States. Check at https://nas.immigration.gov.tw/nase/ to see the requirements.|
|Georgia||90 days visa is issued upon arrival, 360 days visa free to those who have temporary residence of Qatar, Oman, Bahrain and Kuwait|
|Hong Kong||14 days|
|India||30 days visa is issued upon arrival|
|Iran||15 days visa is issued upon arrival if holding an e-visa pre-approval code obtained via email from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs at www.mfa.gov.ir|
|Israel||90 days (3 months)|
|South Korea (if arriving at Jeju Island only)||30 days|
|Maldives||30 days visa is issued upon arrival, extension of maximum 90 days is possible by paying MVR 750|
|Nepal||15/30/90 days visa issued upon arrival for around US$25/40/100|
|Sri Lanka||30 days visa obtain upon arrival if holding Electronic Travel Authorization (ETA). You can get this prior to arrival at www.eta.gov.lk|
|Timor-Leste||30 days single entry visa issued upon arrival for around US$30, extension is possible up to 90 days|
|Cook Islands||31 days|
|Fiji||120 days Visitor's Permit issued upon arrival (free)|
|Marshall Islands||30 days visa issued upon arrival (free)|
|Federated States of Micronesia||30days|
|Palau||30 days visa issued upon arrival (free)|
|Samoa||60 days Visitor's Permit issued upon arrival (free)|
|Tuvalu||30 days visa issued upon arrival (free)|
|Costa Rica||120 days Visitor's Permit issued upon arrival (free of charge)|
|Dominica||30 days visa issued upon arrival (free of charge)|
|Saint Kitts and Nevis||30 days visa issued upon arrival (free of charge)|
|Saint Lucia||60 days Visitor's Permit issued upon arrival (free of charge)|
|Saint Vincent and the Grenadines||30 days visa issued upon arrival (free of charge)|
|Turks and Caicos Islands||30 days|
|Burundi||visa issued upon arrival|
|Cape Verde||visa issued upon arrival|
|Comoros||A free 24 hour transit visa issued upon arrival at the airport. Within 24 hours this must be converted into a full visa at the immigration office in Moroni (fee is payable)|
|Djibouti||10 days visa issued upon arrival for DJF3,000; 30 days visa issued upon arrival for DJF5,000|
|Gambia||At port of entry passport 24|
|Kenya||90 days visa issued upon arrival for US$50|
|Madagascar||90 days visa issued upon arrival for MGA140,000|
|Mozambique||30 days visa issued upon arrival for US$25|
|Saint Helena||visa issued upon arrival|
|Tanzania||visa issued upon arrival for US$50|
|Togo||7 days visa issued upon arrival|
|Uganda||180 days visa issued upon arrival for US$50|
|Zambia||90 days visa issued upon arrival for US$50|
The countries and conditions above might still be subjected to changes. You can also check immigration policies of countries you are planning to visit.
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