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Extra 1 day after 21 day visa requirement

Posted by on Oct 7th, 2009
Filed Under: Questions


gordon : if i arrive on a sunday can i leave on the sunday 3 weeks later or do i have to leave on the saturday to meet 21 day visa requirement would i be penalised for the extra 1 day


Editor addon

Ryan: Hi Gordon,
You can actually extend your stay beyond your 21 Days Visa-Free stay. A foreigner can extend his stay up until a year for Tourist Visas. If you have to extend for only a day, I believe you could be penalised if you are not going to extend your visa. You may also request for additional tips from our resident expat writer Scott Allford: read and comment at his entry on Philippine Visas-

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