Hong Kong visa requirements for Swazis

Travel and visa requirements

Hong Kongese Visa is not required for Swazis

Stay Duration: 90 days

Entry Requirements

  • For a period of 90 days, tourists from Swaziland can visit Hong Kong without a visa.
  • Prospective visitors travelling to Hong Kong are required to have a passport valid for a minimum of 6 months from the date of their arrival in Hong Kong. The passport should have at least two blank pages.
  • Citizens of Swaziland are also required to provide evidence that they have enough funds to cover their expenses while in Hong Kong. A valid onward or return ticket back to Swaziland is needed as well.
  • Visitors to Hong Kong must provide evidence of a confirmed means of accommodation for their entire stay in Hong Kong. This could be in the form of a hotel reservation or a sponsor letter from a host living in Hong Kong.
  • Travellers with arms and ammunition require an import license or permit obtained before arrival into Hong Kong. Also, all lethal weapons and stunning devices are prohibited.
  • Swaziland passport holders are to provide a certificate of yellow fever vaccination on arrival into Hong Kong.
  • Tourists from Swaziland visiting with pets (dogs and cats) will be required to provide a Certificate of Health for the animal signed by an official Government Veterinarian in Swaziland, which is not more than 14 days before the date of departure from Swaziland.
  • Intending visitors can get to Hong Kong from international airports in Swaziland. There is an international airport in Manzini.
  • South African Airways, Qatar Airways, Singapore Airlines and Air China are some of the carriers that constantly fly from Swaziland to Hong Kong.
  • The estimated flight duration from Swaziland to Beijing, Hong Kong is 19 hours, 30 minutes.
  • The Hong Kong dollar is the official currency used in Hong Kong. Visitors can exchange their foreign currency at various banks and exchange outlets in the country.
  • The climate in Hong Kong is subtropical. Hong Kong has four distinguishable seasons - a warm and humid spring, hot and rainy summer, pleasant and sunny autumn, and cool and dry winter. 
  • The religion in Hong Kong is characterized by a multi-faith diversity of beliefs and practices.  Buddhism, Taoism and Confucianism are some of the religions practised in Hong Kong.
  • Chinese and English are the official languages of Hong Kong. However, most of the locals speak Cantonese, which is a dialect of Chinese.
  • Some of the special delicacies found in Hong Kong are sweet and sour pork, wontons, roast gooses, wind sand chicken, shrimp and chicken balls, phoenix talons (chickens' feet), etc.
  • Hong Kong uses the Hong Kong Standard Time (GMT+8), which puts Hong Kong six hours ahead of Swaziland.
  • Visitors are advised to budget about $50 per daily spending in Hong Kong.
  • The power and socket plug used in Hong Kong are of Type G and D. The standard voltage is 220 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz.
  • Movement in Hong Kong is possible with buses, minibuses, taxis, car rentals and trains. 
  • Visitors in Hong Kong are expected to be courteous and conscious of existing rules and customs as they go about their tourism-related activities.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the electricity and power supply in Hong Kong?

Hong Kong operates on a 220 V voltage supply and  a frequency of 50 Hz. The power plugs are of types G and D. 

Is it easy to change foreign currencies in Hong Kong?

Exchanging money in Hong Kong is very convenient. Visitors can find exchange stores easily on the street, espcially around tourist areas. ATMs of different banks are also available.

How is the climate in Hong Kong?

The climate in Hong Kong is subtropical which is similar to that of Southern China. It is characterized by a hot and humid summer and a  dry and cool winter.

What is the major religion in Hong Kong?

The religion in Hong Kong is characterized by a multi-faith diversity of beliefs and practices.  Buddhism, Taoism and Confucianism are some of the religions practised in Hong Kong.