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Macau - Visas

Visa Information for China

Almost all travellers are required to obtain a travel visa prior to departure. This should be applied for via the Chinese Embassy in your home country, or the country in which you are currently travelling.

Passports should be valid for at least 6 months from the date of application. Visas are granted as single, double or multiple entry. Multiple entry visas can be granted for a six month or years validity. It is recommended that you apply one month before your intended date of entry into China.

Chinese Visa Exemptions

There are a few visa exceptions, however most involve very specific criteria which would not apply should you intend to do a fair bit of travel around China, or wish to stay for longer than two weeks. Some of the visa exceptions include the following scenarios:

1. Those travelling on the following passports who are in transit through China via Shanghai for less than 48 hours do not require a visa: Republic of Korea, the United States of America, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and the Schengen states -- Germany, France, Austria, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland, Iceland, the Netherlands, Belgium, Luxemburg, Spain, Portugal, Greece and Italy.

2. Those travelling on the following passports who are in a group tour (more than five people) of the Hainan Province for a total stay of less than 15 days: Japan, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, the Philippines, Indonesia, the UK, France, Austria, Italy, Switzerland, Sweden, Spain, the Netherlands, the United States of America, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Finland, Denmark, Norway, Ukraine and Kazakstan.

3. Russian, Republic of Korea and German passport holders who intend to travel in a group tour (more than two people) in the Hainan province for a total stay of less than 21 days.

4. Travellers who hold the following passports are permitted to travel through China for tourism, family or minor business visits for up to 15 days without a visa: Singapore, Brunei and Japan

Hotels in Macau, China

Best Western Hotel Sun Sun

Best Western Hotel Sun Sun

No. 14 E 16, Praca Ponte E Horta, Macau, 00000, China

The Best Western Hotel Sun Sun is located in the charming historic part of Macau, where the Portuguese first set foot more than 450 years ago. The hotel is a 10-minute walk from downtown Macau, 10 kilometers from the Macau Airport and a short drive to the ferry terminal...

Holiday Inn Macau

Holiday Inn Macau

82-86 Rua de Pequim,Macau,People's Republic of China,,

Centrally located in the new business district, the Holiday Inn Macau is the only international four-star property in this vibrant city. Close to both the Macau-Hong Kong Ferry Terminal and the city centre, the hotel is accessible by public transportation. With its recent...

Mandarin Oriental Macau

Mandarin Oriental Macau

956-1110 Avenida Da Amizade Macau People's Republic of China

Hotel Description: Mandarin Oriental, Macau is superbly located only moments from the jetfoil terminal, the main commercial and entertainment areas, and just a short drive from China. Each room has a uninterrupted view over the South China Sea...


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