China Travel Guide

With vast landscapes, a diverse range of flora and fauna, and exotic destinations that are remnants to its remarkable history, China is a destination often found on most travel enthusiasts' bucket list. There is just so much exuberance to the country that has to be experienced at least once in a person's life time. China is the world's most populous country. With a sprawling landscape that covers a whopping 9,600,000 kilometers of land, it is also the third largest country in the world. So pack your bags to visit this gorgeous country, but don’t forget to also pack your travel insurance for China.

China Travel Information

Language: China's official language is Mandarin, with Cantonese and Keija also spoken in the nation.

Capital: Its capital Beijing is famously known for being the most heavily populated city in the world.

Population: Being the most populated country in the world, its population currently stands at 1,418,914,542 people as of April 2019.

Currency: The Chinese currency is Yuan, but is more commonly known as Yemnibi.

Weather: The northeast regions of China experience hot and dry summers and bitterly cold harsh winters. While the north and central regions have almost continual rainfall, temperatures in summers reach 26°C (79°F) and in the winters are known to drop to 0°C (32°F).

Best time to visit China: The best time to visit China is during spring (April - May) and Autumn (September - October).

Cuisines / Delicacies: China's staple food is rice and different concoctions of rice and noodle recipes make China a hub of delicious cuisines.

Things to Do in China

Here are the most popular sites in China for you to visit.

  • The Floating Park is one of the most popular national parks on the planets. Hiking here is like walking with the clouds.

  • The immaculate River Li can both be a source of a fun boating trip or a long swim in the clean water. The scenery that you get to treat your eyes to from the middle of the sea is alone worth the price of admission.

  • China is known for being home to the cutest animals on planet Earth, the Pandas. The giant panda breeding research centre in China allows its visitors to interact with these friendly bears.

  • For those who are interested in the rich history of China, should pay visit to the Temple of Heaven in Beijing. The Temple is a great to learn extensively about the qing, and the ming dynasty of China.

China Visa Requirements

Depending on your purpose of visit, it is a mandatory requirement for all non-residents of China to get a visa. The process of acquiring one is simple and quick.

The documents needed are as follows:

  • A valid passport.

  • Income tax returns of the last three years.

  • Last 6 months' salary slips.

  • Travel Insurance.

  • Recent passport size photo copies.

  • National photo ID.

Things to Remember While in China

  • Due to strict internet laws, it is advisable to use a VPN for your device if you want to have access to your social media handles in China.

  • It is very difficult to find cold water to drink in China. The Chinese love their tea and hot water. Carry your own water bottle while travelling.

Travel Insurance for China

When you are wandering through uncharted territories, you can still suffer from unfortunate mishaps like loss of private property, financial theft, or physical accidents. A comprehensive International travel insurance plan ensures that you are insured from such damaging situations you can encounter while in China.

If you are planning on pursuing your higher studies in China, such as the Peking University in Beijing, or the Fudan University in Shanghai; it is advisable that you purchase a student travel insurance policy before moving to China. This will keep your passport and laptop financially covered. Moreover you will have insurance in case of a health related emergency.

With Bajaj Markets, you can opt for a travel insurance online that best suits your needs.

Benefits of Buying a Bajaj Travel Insurance Available on Bajaj Markets

With us, you can purchase travel insurance for China within a matter of just a few clicks. Here are some of the amazing benefits of buying a Bajaj travel insurance with us: 

  • Hotel Extension 

A comprehensive travel insurance allows you to extend your stay in a Chinese hotel in case of an unforeseen emergency, thus avoiding unnecessary 
additional costs. 

  • No Medical Test  

Buying a travel insurance online with Bajaj Markets exempt their policyholders to go through a rigorous medical checkup up to a particular age. Such benefits help tourists save time.

  • Cashless Facility  

Another great benefit of a Bajaj travel insurance is the option of cashless facility. In case you get admitted to a hospital due to a medical emergency, the insurance provider pays the bill itself without you having to first pay the same and then wait for reimbursement.

Why should I choose Bajaj Travel Insurance available on Bajaj Markets?

Besides a wide travel insurance coverage, Bajaj Markets offers several convenient benefits such as: -

  • Quick Online Application

  • Hassle free claim settlement

  • More than 10,000 network hospitals around the globe

  • 24/7 on call support

How to apply for China travel Insurance?

At Bajaj Markets applying for travel insurance is a simple and quick process. Follow these five simple steps to apply for a Europe travel insurance with us online: -

  1. Choose your destination

  2. Select the travel dates

  3. Enter coverage

  4. Fill the form and complete payment

What is the Travel Insurance claim process?

Filing travel insurance claim with Bajaj Markets is a quick and convenient process. Follow these simple steps to register a claim with us: -

  1. Register your claim online

  2. Upload relevant claim documents online

  3. Your claim will be assessed

  4. If approved, the claim amount will be directly reimbursed to your account

Faqs about travelling to China

Are there any cultural mores, I should be aware of while visiting China?

It is advisable not to wave around your chop sticks in public, as it is considered highly disrespectful.

Can I travel independently or Do I need a guide?

Not in today's time, as independent travel in China has become quite simpler with help of good guidebooks and phrase book.

How do I get cash urgently abroad?

Our emergency cash advance policy allows for immediate cash assistance against theft of luggage or money by coordinating with the insured individual’s family in India.

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