Getting a Visa For Travelling To China Guilin
Do I need visa for China?
All visitors traveling to mainland
China, whether for business or pleasure, require
a visa. No Visa is required prior to enter Hong
Kong, a Visa will be issued upon arrival. If you
travel beyond Hong Kong, even for a few hours,
you will need a China visa to enter China.
What are the Methods of obtaining
a China Visa?
We recommends that you obtain your
visa before leaving the country where you live.
The costs and the length of time to process
a visa vary from country to country. Please check the
website for the Chinese Embassy in your country to find
the information applicable to you. Application forms
can usually be downloaded from the web site. China Highlights
Travel Service can also supply a current visa application
Shenzhen Special Economic Zone
A restricted visa to enter the Shenzhen
Economic Zone can be obtained in Hong Kong and at some
Do I need visa for a visit to Hong
Residents of most countries
can enter Hong Kong without applying for a visa in advance
and are allowed to stay for 90 days. A visa will be
issued on arrival.
Do I need a visa to enter Macau as
Residents of the following
countries would be granted visa-free entry to Macau.
Passport holders of other countries not specified hereunder
should apply a visa for entry admission.
The following counties are
visa-free to enter Macau
India, Indonesia, Japan, Lebanon, South Korea, Malaysia,
Philippines, Singapore, Thailand
Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia,
Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland,
Italy, Ireland, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco,
Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Slovenia,
Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom
Egypt, Seychelles, South Africa
Brazil, Canada, Mexico, USA, Uruguay
Australia, Kiribati, New Zealand, Samoa
How to get my China visa in Hong Kong?
Get a visa yourself Visa at:
Office of the Ministry of Foreign
Affairs of The PRC.
5th Floor, Lower Block,
26 Harbor Road,
Tel: ++852-25851657 OR ++852-25851680 OR
1) You need to go there Monday to Friday
during business hours.
2) "Within One working day" means: the visa
should be processed within 24 hours
"Fast Process" means: the visa should be
processed the same day.
Requirements to obtain a Visa in Hong Kong
A. 1 recent passport photo.
B. Passport which needs to be valid at least
more than 3 months.
C. Call the office before your visit.
A China Tourist and Business (F) Visa can
be obtained easily in Hong Kong. It can be obtained
with the help of a travel agent but at least 3 full
working days should be allowed for this procedure.
Obtain visa at CITS (H.K.)
A. 1 recent passport photo
B. Passport, which needs to be valid at
least more than 3 months and have a full empty page
C. CTS (H.K.) can obtain tourist visa type
CTS (H.K.) Kowloon branch office Address:
1/F, Alpha House,
27 Nathan Road,
Tel: 2315 7106 working hours: 09:00a.m.-17:00p.m.
(Sunday & public holidays)
What type of visa do I need?
Single-entry China visas are usually valid
for 3 months after the issue date, and will permit you
to stay in China for a maximum of 30 days. This visa
will allow you to travel as a tourist or conduct general
business activities. Most people need only to apply
for a single-entry.
What do I need for visa application?
Your passport (original, not a copy), which
must be valid for at least 6 months from the date of
travel, with at least one blank visa page (amendment
pages and pages with bar codes are not acceptable for
One completed, signed Visa Application Form
for each passport, with two passport photos. China Highlights
Travel Service can supply a current visa application
What do you mean by passport photo?
The Chinese consulate requires a photo similar
to the one in your passport. They will only accept photos
which are head-only, full frontal, with a white background,
approximately 1-1/2" by 2". Cut-outs from personal photographs
are not acceptable.
How to get an invitation letter from
your company for my visa application?
In order to apply for a visa to our country,
you may need an invitation letter from an official travel
company. We will supply this letter to our clients after
they confirm the tour booking by fax.
Please E-mail us the following information
so that we can complete the invitation.,
1. The exact date of entering China:
2. How long will you stay in China?
3. Cities that you will be visiting:
4. Names as the same as on the passport;
5. Sex: male or female
6. Date of birth:(Example:SEP.6th, 1962)
7. Passport No:
8. Passport expire: (Example:2004-7-25)
10. Your Telephone and your fax number;
11. Your address.
Upon receiving your information, we will
fax you your tour confirmation letter on our official
stationery with our company seal.