One of China’s most prosperous and modern cities, Dalian strikes a balance between bustle and breezy.
All international travellers require visas although Brunei, Japan, and Singapore passport holders are able to enjoy visa-free access to China for up to 15 days.
Standard 30-day, single-entry visas can be issued in three to five working days from most Chinese embassies, and must be used within three months of the date of issue. Longer visas are often more difficult to obtain.
For further details, consult with your travel agent, China International Travel Service, China Travel Service, or any Chinese embassy or consulate.
View visa requirements from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People's Republic of China
The Chinese currency is known as renminbi (RMB). Credit cards are accepted in major hotels as well as shopping malls.
Here are the most recent exchange rates for some common currencies.
A 15% surcharge, inclusive of government tax, is applicable in most hotels and some private restaurants.
Many mid-range and top-end restaurants generally include their own service charge which varies between establishments.
Tipping is officially considered inappropriate and is discouraged.
Bank Hours8.30am - 5pm, Monday through Sunday
Office Hours8.30am - 12pm, 2pm - 5.30pm, Monday through Friday
Shopping Hours9am - 9pm, Monday through Sunday.
Visitors entering China are required to complete a health declaration form.
Check with your local doctor or health care professional about vaccination requirements before you plan your trip.
Dress is generally informal in Dalian except on social, diplomatic or government occasions when a suit and tie is appropriate.
Winter requires heavy clothing, including coats, hats, and gloves as temperatures can drop to well below freezing with strong winds. Light clothing is appropriate for the spring and summer months.
Dalian has a climate ranging from very warm during summer months (10°C – 30°C / 50°F – 86°F) to extremely cold during winter -2°C - 2°C.
A thick cloud cover and breezy
Pleasant with a full day of sunshine
Time ZoneGMT + 8 hours
Mobile PhonesGSM 900 / 1800
66 Renmin Road, Dalian, 116001, China
T:(86 411) 8252 5000
F:(86 411) 8252 5050
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