Visa Entry

Nationals of most foreign countries can visit Hong Kong visa-free.Please check your visa permit requirements prior to booking your trip.

For a list of countries that require a visa, please visit:

Guidebook for Entry for Visiting Hong Kong
This guidebook sets out the entry arrangement for persons who require a visa/entry permit to visit/transit the HKSAR. Download guidebook here

Visa Application Form
To speed up the application, you can download the application here in advance.

Mainland China and Taiwan
Entry arrangement does not apply to Chinese residents of the Mainland and Taiwan (other than People's Republic of China passport holders and Chinese residents of Taiwan living overseas).

How Can Asia Yoga Conference Help?
For those that require an invitation letter for your visa application, please send us a request at least two months before the yoga conference begins. After receiving and verifying the requested documents, we will email you the invitation letter in 1-2 weeks.

It will normally take four to six weeks for the Immigration Department to process a visit/transit visa/entry permit application upon receipt of all the required documents so please plan ahead.

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