Glittering skyscrapers line the horizon alongside
heritage architecture in this historic yet modern city.
international travellers require a visa except for citizens of the following
countries:Brunei, Japan and Singapore passport holders can enjoy 15 days
Standard 30-day, single-entry visas can be issued
between three and five working days from most Chinese embassies and must be
used within three months from the date of issue. Longer visas are often more
difficult to obtain.
For further details, please 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) and is available in 1,
5, 10, 20, 50 and 100 denomination banknotes. Credit cards are accepted in major
hotels and shopping malls. Cash and travellers cheques can be exchanged in
licensed exchange offices and international hotels.
Here are the most recent exchange rates for some common currencies.
A 15% service charge is applicable in most hotels.
Many mid-range and top-end
restaurants include their own service charge, which varies between
establishments. Officially, tipping is considered inappropriate and is
Bank Hours9am to 5.30pm (Monday to
Friday). Some banks are open on Saturdays for personal banking.
Office HoursBetween 8am and 9am to 5pm and 6pm (Monday
Shopping HoursDepartment stores and
shopping malls usually open daily at 10am and close at 8pm.
Visitors entering China are required to complete a health
declaration form. Check with your doctor or health care professional about
vaccination requirements before you plan your trip.
Daily wear is
generally informal in Tianjin. A suit and tie for gentlemen is considered
appropriate for social, diplomatic or government occasions.
requires heavy clothing, including coats, hats and gloves as temperatures can
drop to well below freezing with strong winds. Light clothing is appropriate for
spring and summer months.
Tianjin has four distinct seasons: Dry and windy spring; hot and humid
summer; cool and pleasant autumn; cold and dry winter.
Not as warm with rain
Time ZoneGMT + 8 hours
Mobile PhonesGSM 900 / 1800 / 1900
No. 328 Haihe East Road, Hedong District, Tianjin, 300019, China
T:(86 22) 8418 8888
F:(86 22) 8418 8999
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