China - Visas Overview
Visas are required by most foreigners entering mainland China although, at this stage, visas are not required by Western nationals visiting Hong Kong and Macau. Visas are available from Chinese embassies and consulates in most countries.
People's Republic of China
9 596 960 sq km
GMT/UTC + 8 ()
Han Chinese (93%), plus 55 ethnic minorities
Confucianism, Buddhism, Taoism (no stats available); Islam (14 million), Christianity (7 million)