How to apply for a tourist visa for the United States

Foreigners who wish to visit the United States for leisure or tourism are usually eligible to receive a B-2 tourist visa. B-2 tourist visas are "visitor visas" and are mandatory for citizens of countries that are not included in the Visa Waiver Program. If you do not have this electronic visa, you will not be allowed to enter the country and you may have problems. Thing we assure you do not want to take on any trip and less in the United States. Below we explain how to make the tourist visa for the United States.

You will need to:
  • Internet
  • Electronic passport
Steps to follow:


To be able to make the tourist visa to enter the USA, you have to enter at the following address. If you see at the top you can choose the language you want, in this case we will click on "Spanish".


On the same page, you see the 5 steps you will have to do to make the tourist visa . If you go down to the bottom of the page you will see two boxes in which it says "Request" and "Update or Review Status". If you click on request, it will be to apply for the visa for the first time, however if you select the other box, it will be to update or see the status of the visa that you previously requested.


Once you click on "request", a page opens in which you are exposed to the liability exemption, read everything carefully and if all is well, brands "Yes, I have read and understand the information and I accept these terms" and do Click on "Next".


Then another window opens very similar to the previous step, but in this case they explain the Travel Promotion Law 2009. If everything is read and understood marks "Yes, I have read and understand the information and I accept these terms" Then you click on "Next".


Now you start making the application, completing your application. You have to complete all the fields that have an asterisk in red. All blanks with this asterisk are required and must be the correct data, otherwise your request will not be accepted. Once you have filled in all the fields, you have to click on "Next".


The next step is to send the application.


Once the shipment is done, you will see the application number on the screen. They recommend that you write it down or send it to yourself by email in case you need to make a change later or see how the visa application is . Keep in mind that this application number is not valid if you do not perform the next step. To do this step you have to click on "Next".


To continue with the visa petition for the United States, you have to pay about $ 14. To do this, first check that the data is correct and if so, click on "Pay". Once you click, they will ask you for your credit card information.


And in the end, if you have done everything correctly, they will tell you that your application is approved. In order for you to have a physical document, they recommend that you print this last page and this way you make sure you do not have problems in the customs of the USA.


If you would like to update or revise the status of your visa, once you have made the request. You can go to the page of the first step and at the bottom of it, put your data and update what you want.

  • Read all the documents carefully, so that at the entrance to the United States of America you do not have any problem with your visa.