Asian Countries visa requirements

Important Notice About the Visa Guide

The information provided here is to be used as a guide only. Please consult with the relevant embassy or your travel agency before you travel. We cannot take any responsibility whatsoever for the use of this information.

This information is based on the following assumptions:
  • This is for South African passport holders only
  • The requirements are based on tourist and not business applications
  • You have the necessary funds/ tickets/ paperwork
  • You are applying for a visa in South Africa

Visa Requirements by country

CountryRequiredNotesMore Info
Bangladeshyes
Bhutanyes
Bruneiyes
Cambodiayes
Chinayes
Hong KongnoFor up to 30 day stay
Indiayes
Indonesiayes
Japanyes
Kazakhstanyes
Korea (South)noFor less than 30 day stay
Korea Northyes
Kyrgyzstanyes
Laosyes
MalaysianoFor less than 30 day stay
MaldivesyesCan get on arrival
Mongoliayes
Myanmar (Burma)yes
Nepalyes
Pakistanyes
Philippinesyes
SingaporenoFor less than 30 day stay
Sri Lankayes
Taiwanyes
Tajikistanyes
Thailandyes
Turkmenistanyes
Uzbekistanyes
Vietnamyes