Are there age requirements for the Tourist (Group) and the Business on Arrival visa?

Age requirements Group (Tourist) visa:
Children under the age of 18 years old need to travel with an adult of 18 years old or older. When travelling in a group of minors, one adult suffices, provided that all the persons are on the same visa.

People of over 80 years old usually* do not qualify for a Group (Tourist) Visa. People between the age of 75 and 80 need either a younger person travelling with them and an emergency contact in China or will need to be accompanied by a Chinese guide during the whole trip.

Age requirements Business on Arrival visa:
Business person has to between the age of 18 and 80*.

*The Chinese authorities tend to make exceptions in some cases. Please contact us at and we will inquire about your specific case.