Japan Tourist Visa For Citizens of the Philippines

Are you a citizen of the Philippines looking to visit Japan? You will need to apply for a Japan tourist visa. This article will provide you with all the information you need to know about applying for a Japan tourist visa as a Philippine citizen.

Japan Tourist Visa

What is a Japan Tourist Visa?

A Japan tourist visa is an official document issued by the Japanese government that allows citizens of the Philippines to enter and stay in Japan for up to 90 days. The visa is valid for multiple entries, meaning that you can leave and re-enter Japan multiple times during the validity period.

The Japan e-Visa is an electronic travel authorization that allows Philippine citizens to enter and stay in Japan for up to 90 days without having to apply for a physical visa at the embassy or consulate. To apply for a Japan e-Visa, you must have a valid passport, an email address, and access to the internet.


Requirements for a Japan Tourist Visa

In order to be eligible for a Japan tourist visa, Philippine citizens must meet certain requirements:

  • Valid passport: Your passport must be valid for at least 6 months from the date of your arrival in Japan.
  • Proof of financial means: You must provide proof that you have sufficient funds to cover your expenses while in Japan.
  • Return ticket: You must provide proof of onward or return travel.
  • Accommodation details: You must provide details of where you will be staying while in Japan.
  • Travel insurance: You must provide proof of travel insurance that covers medical expenses and repatriation costs.

Application Process

Application Process for a Japan Tourist Visa

Philippine citizens can apply for a Japan tourist visa online through the Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs website.

(1) Create an account on the website and fill out the application form with your personal information, passport details, and travel plans.


(2) Upload copies of your passport, financial documents, return ticket, accommodation details, and travel insurance policy.


(3) Pay the visa fee using a credit or debit card.


(4) Submit your application and wait for it to be processed by the Japanese authorities.


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