Do i need a passport and travel visa to visit Halong Bay?
While there is no specific visa required to visit Halong Bay, but for overnight cruise, you are required to provide cruise supplier your passport information (Full name, passport number, date of issue, date of expiry, nationality) for cruise permit registration.
In order to enter Vietnam, foreigners are required to possess valid travel documents. This includes a valid passport and tourist, business, or work visa. When applying for your visa for Vietnam you will need a Visa Approval Letter. We offer free Visa Approval Letter for customers booking with us.
Note: Citizens from 5 Western European countries (including: United Kingdom, France, Italy, Spain and Germany) are exempt from visa from 01 July, 2017 to 30 June, 2018, if the stay is less than 15 days.