What documents do I need to travel to China?
A valid passport and tourist visa are required to visit China.
Passport Requirements: Original, signed passport plus one photocopy of the information page.
The passport must be valid for 6 months beyond stay in China, with at least two blank passport pages available for Chinese visa and entry stamps.
Do I need a visa to go to China?
All U.S. citizens need a valid visa to visit China. Obtain a visa before traveling; Chinese authorities expect all visitors to obey the terms of the visa. Entering the country on a tourist visa means not seeking work or becoming a full-time student.
Can you travel to China?
China – Level 4: Do Not TravelDo not travel to China due to the novel coronavirus first identified in Wuhan, China. In the event that the situation deteriorates further, the ability of the U.S. Embassy and Consulates to provide assistance to U.S. nationals within China may be limited.
Do you need an invitation letter to visit China?
China Tourist Visa and Transit Visa are two exceptions. With confirmed connecting flight ticket, an invitation letter is not required for Transit Visa. If you are invited to travel to China by your friends or travel agency, an visa invitation letter is needed.