The Chinese Tourist visa (L) is issued at the Consulate’s discretion. The tourist visa is generally valid for 10 years allowing for multiple entries for U.S. Citizens. Foreign nationals are generally able to apply for a single entry visa, valid for 3 months with a maximum duration of stay of up to 30 days.
Citizens of Canada and Brazil may apply for a visa with a longer validity.
The tourist visa is typically issued for vacation, site-seeing, visiting friends/family, or leisure.
Duration of stay:
A maximum duration of stay for a multiple entry visa is 60 days. You may request a higher duration of stay of 90 or 180 days per visit, however this will be approved at the consulate’s discretion. We cannot guarantee that the consulate will honor your request.
NOTE: Single entry visas only allow for a max duration of stay of 30 days.
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**Consular fees are subject to change without notice