33 More Nationalities Can Visit Hainan Visa-Free


The popular tourist spot, Chinese island Hainan. Starting from 1 May 2018 will welcome more tourists since the visa-free regulation will be expanded to 33 more countries.

This means that 59 countries in total have the visa-free access and their citizens can stay for up to 30 days in Hainan.


Chinese Hainan is a popular tourist destination


The only requirement is to have the trip organised with a tourist agency registered in Hainan and also recognised by the Chinese Tourism Authority. It is not necessary to be in a tour group consisting of more than 5 people like before.


Sun Ying, director of the Provincial Tourism Development Commission, plans to make Hainan into an attractive tourist spot. The Travel Agents Association in Haikou is planning to implement training to local travel agents . All in order to be better prepared for a greater influx of expected foreign tourists.


List of the countries included



Here is also the full list of the countries that are included in the Hainan visa-free regulation.


Albania Argentina Australia Austria
Belarus Belgium Bosnia and Herzegovina Brazil
Brunei Bulgaria Canada Chile
Croatia Cyprus Czech Republic Denmark
Estonia Finland France Germany
Greece Hungary Iceland Indonesia
Ireland Italy Japan Kazakhstan
Latvia Lithuania Luxembourg Macedonia
Malaysia Malta Mexico Monaco
Montenegro Netherlands New Zealand Norway
Philippines Poland Portugal Qatar
Romania Russia Serbia Singapore
Slovakia Slovenia South Korea Spain
Sweden Switzerland Thailand UAE
Ukraine UK USA


Foreigners travelling in the rest of the mainland China will generally need to arrange visas before arriving in the country.


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