USA Visitor Visa is a tourist visa to the United States of America. It is also known as B2 Visa. It is a non-immigrant visa issued to people entering the US temporarily for pleasure, tourism, or medical treatment. Any foreign citizen who wants to visit the USA for tourism, visiting with family and friends, attending special events like family functions and ceremonies, or for medical treatment may qualify for and can apply for the Visitor Visa.
How to get Visitor Visa for the USA?
Getting a visitor visa to the USA is subject to approval. Each applicant must have a valid passport, submit the application form, pay the fee, and appear for the visitor visa interview at the nearest applicable US consulate in their country.
Quick Facts about USA Visitor Visa
- Visitor visa or tourist visa is also known as B1-B2 or B2 visa forUSA.
- Visitor visa is subject to approval. You have to apply for and get the visitor visa stamped in your passport.
- A tourist visa is granted for a specific purpose only, like tourism, medical treatment, etc. A person entering the United States on visitor visa should not be involved in the study, business, or work. If the purpose of your trip is business, you must apply for US Business Visa (B1 Visa) instead.
- The maximum length of stay in the US on visitor visa is subject to grant at a US port of entry on arrival. An
extension of maximum 6 months may be possible which is again subject to approval. To request an extension, you will need to submit a visitor visa extension application to USCIS with the fee.