Visa information for Galaxy Forum Hainan

*This information has been updated 19 June 2024*
We are identifying a possible local tour group to fulfill Visa Waiver for Hainan

As of May 2024 tourists from these countries will be able to enter and stay in the Chinese province of Hainan on a ‘Visa Waiver‘ for 30 days on conditions:

  • They register with an approved travel agency in Hainan and provide:
    Copy of Passport
    Tickets for Round-trip International Flight (Must fly to Hainan from an international city or transit from Hong Kong, Macau or Taiwan; if transit or stop over is from another other city in China you can NOT do the Visa Waiver)
    Hotel Bookings (Hilton Wenchang)
    Hainan trip Itinerary (ILOA Galaxy Forum Program)
  • Visa Waiver cost is RMB100/pax (~US$15) per person

Travelers from these countries need to follow the stated guidelines to obtain a Visa (or Visa Waiver): Argentina, Belarus, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Greece, Iceland, Indonesia, Ireland, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Malta, Mexico, Monaco, Montenegro, Norway, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Sweden, Ukraine, United Kingdom and United States of America.

Travelers from these countries have COMPLETE Visa Free access to ANY part of China including Hainan as long as they stay for 15 days or less: Albania, Antigua and Barbuda, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Dominica, Ecuador, France, Fiji, Georgia, Germany, Grenada, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritius, Mongolia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Qatar, San Marino, Serbia, Seychelles, Singapore, Spain, Suriname, Switzerland, Thailand, Tonga, United Arab Emirates.

If you have any Visa Waiver questions, please contact ILOA Galaxy Forum BEFORE booking your flights.