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By GavinUpdate Mar.05.2021

GLBT Travelers

Temple of Heaven in BeijingChina welcomes travelers from around the world, and it is a relatively safe country for GLBT (gay, lesbian, bisexual, or transgender) travelers. If you are GLBT, you can feel free to visit China and admire its beautiful landscape and rich culture, as any other traveler. Check out our Top 10 China Tours, or contact us for tailor-made China tours.

People are more open-minded, and there is increasing visibility of GLBT people in a few very large cities like Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou, and Hong Kong. Violence against GLBT people is rare, and you are unlikely to encounter any hostility based on your sexual orientation.

However, GLBT culture is still on the down low in China, and opinions vary widely from urban to rural areas. Public displays of affection are frowned upon, even for straight couples. There are the following things you should know.

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