Tourist Visa for USA

There are 2 ways for a foreign citizen to enter the United States for tourism or business:

About the Visa Waiver Program

The visa waiver program is a U.S. government program that enables citizens and nationals from all visa waiver countries to enter the United States for business or visitor purposes for up to 90 days without obtaining a tourist visa for USA. The advantage of entering the United States under the Visa Waiver program is that you can travel to the United States on short notice. However, not everybody can enter the United States under the Visa Waiver Program. Only citizens of the Visa Waiver countries are eligible to apply, and if approved they can visit the United States for up to 90 day visa-free.

About the B-2 Tourist Visa for USA

Citizens of most countries need a tourist visa for USA (B-1 Business Visa or a B-2 Tourist Visa) in order to enter the United States. The process to apply for ESTA or a Visa has become more complex over the recent years due to increased scrutiny of most applicants. The process of applying for a U.S. visa is completely different than ESTA USA. The visa application process includes multiple application forms and and an in-person interview at a U.S. consulate or embassy. Amongst a number of requirements you will be required to provide documentation proofing strong ties to your home country. Entering the United States on a Tourist Visa for USA has several advantages over entering on a Visa Waiver Program, including the option to change status and extend your stay.

How to Apply for a Tourist Visa for USA

Here at we specialize in helping applicants from Visa Waiver Countries apply for ESTA (Electronic System for Travel Authorization). However, we can also help you apply for a U.S. Tourist or Business visa. Contact us at for more information on how to apply for a U.S. tourist visa.