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Any foreign visitors wishing to enter the Republic of Korea must have a valid passport and obtain a Korean visa before the visitation. However, people of countries who wish to visit Korea temporarily are permitted to enter without a visa according to visa-exemption agreements or in accordance with principles reciprocity or national interest. 

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Countries under Visa Exemption Agreement (65 Countries)
 

Ordinary,
Diplomatic,
Official passport

Africa & Middle East
(5 countries)

Israel, Lesotho, Liberia, Morocco, Tunisia

America
(25 countries)

Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Brazil,

Chile, Colombia, Commonwealth of Dominica,

Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, El Salvador,

Guatemala, Haiti, St. Vincent Jamaica, Mexico,

Nicaragua, Panama, Peru, St. Lucia, St. Kitts, Nevis, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela, Uruguay,

Grenada, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Asia
(4 countries)

Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore, Thailand

Europe
(31 countries)

Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Czech, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary,

Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway,

Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden,

Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom, Russia

 
Nationals of countries or regions allowed for visa-free entry (50 countries)
 

Asia
(6 countries)

Brunei, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Macau, Taiwan

America
(7 countries)

Argentina, Canada, Ecuador, Guyana, Honduras, Paraguay, United States

Europe
(11 countries)

Albania, Andorra, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Croatia, Cyprus, Monaco,

Montenegro, San Marino, Serbia, Slovenia, Vatican

Oceania
(13 countries)

Australia, Fiji, Guam, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Nauru,

New Caledonia, Palau, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu

Middle East & Africa
(13 countries)

Bahrain, Egypt, Kuwait, Lebanon, Mauritius, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Seychelles, South Africa, Swaziland, United Arab Emirates, Yemen