Hong Kong visa requirements for Tunisians

Travel and visa requirements

Hong Kongese Visa is not required for Tunisians

Stay Duration: 90 days

Entry Requirements

  • The government of Hong Kong permits nationals of Tunisia to visit their country without a visa for a duration of 90 days.
  • 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.
  • Tunisia citizens are also required to provide proof that they have enough funds to cover their expenses while in Hong Kong. A valid onward or return ticket back to Tunisia 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 pets (dogs and cats) will be required to provide a Certificate of Health for the animal signed by an official Government Veterinarian in Tunisia, dated not more than 14 days before the date of departure.
  • Intending visitors can get to Hong Kong from international airports in Tunisia. There are international airports in Tunis and Sfax.
  • Turkish Airlines, Lufthansa, Air China and British Airways are some of the carriers that constantly fly from Tunisia to Hong Kong.
  • The estimated flight duration from Tunis to Beijing, Hong Kong is 19 hours, 35 minutes and from Sfax, it is 21 hours, 5 minutes.
  • 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.
  • Visitors are advised to budget about $50 per daily spending in Hong Kong.
  • 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.
  • 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 seven hours ahead of Tunisia.
  • 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

When is the best time for tourists to visit Hong Kong?

October to early December is the best time to visit Hong Kong when the weather is sunny, cool, and pleasant. January and February is the best time to experience Hong Kong festivals -- it is the time when the Spring Festival and the Lantern Festival are celebrated.

What language should tourists learn while travelling to 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.

Is it safe to visit Hong Kong?

Hong Kong is one of the safest cities in the world, with low crime rates and excellent standards of medicine and healthcare. With just a little bit of caution, tourists in this country should be fine.

How much is a taxi from Hong Kong airport to the city?

Taxi fare from the airport is HK$280 to 300 to Causeway Bay, at least HK$250 to Tsim Sha Tsui and more than HK$100 to Disneyland. Also if you are going downtown via Lantau Link by taxi, a toll of fare of HK$30 is required.