News came out on March 3 that South Korea is opening Muan International Airport in South Jeolla Province to visa-free travel. This officially starts on March 15, and Korea Tourism Organization finally released the details of visa-free entry. Muan International Airport is the third regional airport, after Yangyang and Jeju, to accept Filipino tourists without a visa. The implementation period runs until March 31, 2024.
How to Travel to Muan International Airport, South Korea Without a Visa
According to the Korea Tourism Office, only nationals of three Asian countries (Vietnam, Philippines, and Indonesia) who booked a tour program from a designated travel agency can enter Muan International Airport visa-free.
They should be scheduled to fly in and out of Muan International Airport on the same direct flight with a tour group of five or more people.
If you enter through Muan International Airport, you are allowed to travel to South Jeolla Province, North Jeolla Province, Gwangju Metropolitan City, and Jeju Island without a visa.
Eligible travelers are given the Tourist/Transit Visa (B-2-94), which allows them to stay for 15 days.
Accredited Travel Agencies for Visa-Free Entry to Muan International Airport in South Korea
Airmark Tour and Development
Unit 1708 Cityland Herrera Tower, 98 VA Rufino corner Valero Street, Salcedo Village, Makati City
8566-0020 or 8566-0085
Ark Travel Express
LG 3, 4, 14, 15 Alfaro Place, 147 Leviste Street, Salcedo Village, Makati CIty
Grand Hope Travel
L/G SM City Cebu, North Reclamation Area, Cebu City
(032) 231-7955 or (0917) 324-3373
Horizon Travel and Tours
490 Potenciana Mansion, Sta. Monica Street, Ermita, Manila
8521-2586 or 5328-3388 or 5310-2308 to 09
Marsman Drysdale Travel
45/F PhilAm Life Tower, 8767 Paseo de Roxas, Makati City
8887-0000 loc. 375
Pan Pacific Travel Corporation
353 E.T. Yuchengo Street, Binondo, Manila
Rajah Travel Corporation
3/F 331 Building, 331 Sen. Gil Puyat Avenue, Makati City
Rakso Air Travel and Tours
3/F 112 Aguirre Street, Legaspi Village, Makati City
* This story originally appeared on Spot.ph. Minor edits have been made by the Preview.ph editors.
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