Chinese Visa Guide
What is a Visa and why do I need it?
For most U.S. citizens, traveling abroad simply requires a valid U.S. passport. However, China and the U.S. have a bilateral agreement that requires each countries’ citizens to obtain a Visa before visiting. A Visa is simply a conditional authorization granted by a country to a foreigner that allows the foreigner to enter, remain within, study, work or to leave that country. There is a Visa exempt rule for U.S. citizens and 44 other countries citizens if you are staying less than 72 hours or transiting through China. For more information on this, please click Visa exempt into China.
How do I determine which Visa I need?
The following categories are the types of Visa and categories