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Hekou Customs Site

No.1 Renmin Road, Hekou County 661300, China
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No complaints here, really. Pretty standard border crossing!

Fairly clean and looks relatively new from the inside, the crossing here both directions was... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2016
OdysseanTravel
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Canada
It was a breeze

There were four of us who went through the Lao Cai side customs point in about 5 mins. We walked... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2015
PB852014
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19 May 2016
“No complaints here, really. Pretty standard border crossing!”
28 Dec 2015
“It was a breeze”
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No.1 Renmin Road, Hekou County 661300, China
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Reviewed 19 May 2016

Fairly clean and looks relatively new from the inside, the crossing here both directions was uncomplicated; my girlfriend and I did get pulled aside for questioning in both instances. Despite this, staff were courteous and the delay was expected. I'm not sure how well non-Chinese...More

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Reviewed 29 December 2015

There were four of us who went through the Lao Cai side customs point in about 5 mins. We walked across the bridge and into the Hekou side. I was sweating a lot as I was carrying three backpacks as after Yunnan we were going...More

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Reviewed 13 August 2014

The site itself is quite good, everything is clear and well indicated. Staff was friendly, but I've never seen a passport check take so long. This seem to apply to any non-Chinese and non-Vietnamese person going through this border, much less traveled by us than...More

1  Thank N F
Reviewed 19 May 2013

Customs formalities on the Chinese side took much longer than usual. I've gone in and out of China many times. The customs agent here seemed inexperienced and took extra care examining my passport since it has had pages added that look slightly different from the...More

Thank ZhongguoKM
Reviewed 17 January 2013

On our way from Lao Cai, we were thing of doing some shopping at the Chinese border. 6 of us, all Singaporeans, queue up for immigration procedure. 5 of us were delayed for almost 1 hour. The custom officials there said the security lines in...More

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Reviewed 6 October 2016
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Reviewed 30 December 2015
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MrUA1K
Is the Vietnam-China border crossing at Hekou open 24/7? If not, what is the business hours for crossing into China and back?
9 August 2016|
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Response from OdysseanTravel | Reviewed this property |
It is not 24/7, I believe it opens (on the Chinese side) at 07.00 but I'm not sure when it closes or if there are alternate times for weekend/holiday. Good luck!
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