Do you wonder how far can your Philippine passport take you without visa?
While it’ more fun in the Philippines for its beautiful beaches and unique destinations, it’s now a high time to explore the world, especially that Philippine passport holders can now enjoy traveling to 61 countries, visa-free!
According to the 2016 report of Henley and Partners, an immigration and citizenship firm based in London, Philippine passport holders can enjoy visa-free access to 61 out of 281 countries. The report also ranked countries in terms of the number of nations their citizens can access with just a passport and no visa. It shows that the Philippines holds the 76 th place along with Cape Verde among 199 countries. Germany, on the other hand, rejoices on top as its citizens can travel unrestricted to 177 countries. If you wonder to wander outside the Philippines, start your travel bucket list today.
Check the list of the countries without visa restrictions for Philippine passport holders in this list:
Asian Countries, member of ASEAN
(Association of Southeast Asian Nations)
In a reciprocity visa free agreement among member nations within the ASEAN:
- Brunei Darussalam – 14 days
- Cambodia – 21 days
- Indonesia – 30 days
- Laos – 30 days
- Malaysia – 30 days
- Singapore – 30 days
- Thailand – 30 days
- Vietnam – 21 days
Asian Countries, Non-ASEAN member
- Armenia – 120 days, visa issued on arrival
- China, Shenzhen – 7 days, if crossing from Hong Kong, and is valid in Shenzhen area only.
- Hong Kong – 14 days validity
- India – 30 days, eTourist visa online.
- Iran – 15 days, must obtain an e-visa pre-approval code from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
- Israel – 90 days
- Kyrgyzstan – 30 days, visa on arrival
- Laos – 21 days, visa on arrival
- Macau – 30 days
- Maldives – 30 days visa issued upon arrival
- Myanmar – 21 days
- Mongolia – 21 days
- Nepal – 21 days visa issued on arrival
- South Korea – 30 days, if arriving at Jeju Island or after visiting Korea 4 times with visa.
- Sri Lanka – 30 days, but must get an Electronic Visa Authorization prior to departure.
- Taiwan – 30 days, if holding a permanent residence certificate or an unexpired visa from: Australia, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, Schengen countries, United Kingdom or United States. And must register online at https://nas.immigration.gov.tw/nase/ prior to arrival.
- Tajikistan – 45 days, visa on arrival
- Timor-Leste (a.k.a. East Timor)- 30 day visa issued at the Dili airport and seaport
- Cape Verde Islands – 21 days
- Comoros – 21 days
- Djibouti – 30 day visa issued on arrival
- Gambia – visa issued upon arrival, but must get prior clearance from immigration.
- Guinea-Bissau – 90 days visa issued on arrival
- Kenya – 90 days visa issued on arrival
- Madagascar – 30 days visa issued on arrival
- Mauritania – visa issued on arrival
- Morocco – 90 days
- Mozambique – 30 days visa issued on arrival
- Rwanda – 90 days
- Saint Helena – visa issued upon arrival
- Senegal – 30 days issued on arrival, invitation letter required. Visa available online.
- Seychelles – 30 days permit, must show sufficient funds & proof of accommodation.
- Somalia – 30 days on arrival, invitation letter by sponsor submitted 2 days before arrival.
- Tanzania – visa issued on arrival
- Togo (Togolese Republic) – 7 days, visa issued on arrival. Requires yellow fever vaccination
- Uganda – 90 day visa issued on arrival at Entebbe Airport
- Zambia – 90 days visa issued on arrival
- Costa Rica – 30 days Visitor's Permit issued upon arrival
- Nicaragua – 90 days visa issued on arrival
- Anguilla – 21 days
- Dominica – 21 days
- Haiti – 21 days
- Saint Vincent and the Grenadines – 30 days visa issued on arrival
- Turks and Caicos Islands – 21 days
- Georgia – Visa issued on arrival. Preferably with invitation.
- Kosovo – 90 days
Oceania/Pacific Island Nations
- Cook Islands – 31 days
- Fiji – 120 days, Visitor's Permit issued on arrival
- Marshall Islands – 90 days visa issued on arrival
- Micronesia – 30 days, entry permit required for stays over 30 days
- Nauru – 30 days
- Niue – 30 days
- Northern Marianas – visa issued on arrival
- Palau – 30 days visa issued on arrival
- Papua New Guinea – 60 days, visa given on arrival
- Pitcairn Islands – 14 days, entry permit given on arrival
- Samoa – 60 days Visitor's Permit issued upon arrival
- Tuvalu – 30 day visitor permit for tourist is issued upon arrival
- Vanuatu – 30 days
- Bolivia – 90 days
- Brazil – 90 days
- Colombia – 90 days
- Ecuador – 90 days
- Peru – 183 days
- Suriname – 90 days
However, visa restrictions may change from time to time. So it is advisable that the traveler must check the embassy or immigration of the country he/she may wish to visit.
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