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Letter of Invitation for tourist visa .. HELP!
Posted December 31st, 2012 - 5:47 am by from Miami, United States (Permalink)
Ive been trying to figure out the visa requirement for a tourist L visa to China. I will be traveling on Jan 7th back to SE Asia and was hoping to get a Chinese Visa now since I am in the US for a couple more days. I would like to spend 2-3 months in China starting around June 2013. I keep reading that I need a letter of invitation or I need flight tickets and hotel reservations. I will not be flying into China and I dont know the exact dates of my itinerary yet.

Does anyone have advice on this?? .. or is there someone here who could help me with the letter of invitation? Really appreciate any responses!!

Jason

Posted December 31st, 2012 - 6:38 am from Karamay, China
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Posted December 31st, 2012 - 6:45 am by from Miami, United States (Permalink)
yes ive read this .. but i need someone to write me a letter of invitation maybe a CSer living in China can help me out .. my other thought is to make a fake plane reservation but not sure if that will work and fake hotel reservations

im not flying or using a tour group

Posted December 31st, 2012 - 7:12 am by from Miami, United States (Permalink)
Maybe someone would be able to assist me with this letter for the visa. Please :)


http://www.mychinavisa.com/pdf/Invitation_Letter_for_Tourist_Visa.pdf

Posted December 31st, 2012 - 1:09 pm by from Montreal, Canada (Permalink)
how you can get your visa in one of the limitroph countries where you are going.

I tried once to get my visa in Canada and they were asking many documents and not taking in consideration that I would be coming overland. So I "gave up" knowing it could be easier to get one on the road.

I got my visas in Mongolia, HK and Pakistan and there, they make no fuss about coming overland or not being part of a group.

I don't know where you are going first but it may worth it to do it there...

Good luck !

C

Posted December 31st, 2012 - 4:26 pm by from Miami, United States (Permalink)
I will be planning to enter China from Vietnam and everything I read online says they are not giving tourist visas there unless you live and work in Vietnam which I do not. Everyone has been telling me its very difficult to get a multiple entry visa outside your home country especially for americans.

Posted December 31st, 2012 - 5:47 pm by from Dallas, United States (Permalink)
Hey Jason,

I'm a US citizen with relatives in China and am currently visiting. I'm not sure since I'm a US citizen if I'm qualified to write you an invitation letter but if so I'd be happy to help. Send me a message and we can discuss.

Serena

Posted January 2nd, 2013 - 4:58 am from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Posted January 2nd, 2013 - 8:32 am from Kowloon West, China
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