B-2 Pleasure Visitors (Tourists)
Persons who want to enter the U.S. temporarily for pleasure must first obtain a B-2 tourist visa. Applicants must show that:
- The purpose of the trip is to enter the U.S. for pleasure;
- The person plans to remain temporarily for a limited, specified period of time; and
- The person has a residence in a foreign country that he/she does not intend to abandon.