A Philippine Visa is a valid travel document that ensures the official permit to the traveler to enter Philippines to visit the country. A consular officer at a Philippine Embassy abroad examines the visa application and allowed to proceed to Philippines. The Visa do not assure you automatic entry, the prospective traveler must go through the immigration checks before entering the Philippines.
DEFINITION OF A FOREIGN TOURIST (TEMPORARY VISITOR)
A foreign national entering the Philippines as a traveler is considered to be legitimate. The purpose of the tourist is to spend holidays in Philippines, such as sports, sightseeing, health, and family reasons, cultural, scientific, and business. The tourist cannot change his status to immigrant with this visa.
STANDARD PROCEDURE for A TEMPORARY VISITOR'S VISA
The applicant must directly lodge an application at the consulate. In case of minor children, the caretakers must assist while lodging an application at consulate. Only children, infants need not attend an interview at the consulate. Foreign nationals are expected to file an application at any consulate; some are allowed to apply only at the office of their residence or origin.
The following are the mandatory requirements to apply for the temporary Visitor's visa of Philippines:
1. Passport Valid for at least six (6) months.
2. Filled application forms.
3. Two passport size photographs.
4. Evidence of status as a traveler.
5. Proof of Return or onward journey tickets
6. Visa fee payment details.Visa Fee Details for the foreign nationals: Our Charges – INR 8000 plus taxes