Now adoption family who want to visit Orphanage(welfare institution) in Shaanxi can contact the following departments/bureaus directly, or ask help from us.
Civil Affairs Department/Bureau
Social Affairs Division of the Department of Civil Affairs of Shaanxi Province
Social Welfare and Social Affairs Division of the Xi’an City Civil Affairs Bureau
Social Affairs Division of the Baoji City Civil Affairs Bureau
Social Welfare and Social Affairs Division of the Xianyang City Civil Affairs Bureau
Social Welfare and Charity Promotion Division of the Tongchuan City Civil Affairs Bureau
Social Affairs Division of the Weinan City Civil Affairs Bureau
Social Affairs Division of the Yan’an City Civil Affairs Bureau
Social Welfare and Social Affairs Division of the Yulin City Civil Affairs Bureau
Social Affairs Division of the Hanzhong City Civil Affairs Bureau
Fundamental Regime and Social Affairs Division of the Ankang City Civil Affairs Bureau
Yangling District Civil Affairs Bureau
Pick up from airport and private transfer to hotel.
Have a good rest today.
a typical process of orphanage visit: Your family will be welcome by firecracker ceremony with hanging red banner(Written sentence meaning welcome for home return visit), then you will have a conversation with orphanage director and staff, after that it’s a limited visit of facilities the SWI and view the file of your child(if possible). Having lunch with orphanage director and staff, in the afternoon you will visit the “finding spot” of your child or doing the city sightseeing.
Please note that process of each orphanage is different, actually there is no standard process.
So activities of a typical orphanage visit could be:
More and more chinese orphanages are now open to adoptive families for return visiting, but each province is different and has different regulations, No single person can 100% guarantee the permission to visit an orphanage. so please check with your Travel Advisor beforehand to see what you should expect when visiting your child’s orphanage.
We work closely with Social Welfare Institutes throughout China and Chinese Government department like Provincial Civil Affairs Bureau (CAB) and CCAB to arrange your orphanage visit. With great knowledge, experience and resource, by fully understanding the needs of both adoptive families and government, we have helped many families to visit orphanages of their adoptive children.
terracotta warriors: a “must-see” scenic spot of the age-old city of Xi’an, the “Eastern Peace”. This large-scale underground military museum is recognized today as one of the most significant archeological excavations of the 20th century, a unique historical site never seen anywhere else in the world. The Terracotta Army is the buried army replica of Emperor Qin Shihuang, the First Emperor of China, guarding the tomb of the Emperor in his after life and accompanying him in his immortality.
The Great Mosque: is the largest mosque in China. An active place of worship within Xi’an Muslim Quarter, this courtyard complex is also a popular tourist site. The majority of the mosque was built during the early Ming dynasty.
Muslim Street: the Muslim Quarter is the hub of the Muslim community in Xian City, Shaanxi Province. Located to the north of the West Street in the city center, the quarter covers several blocks inhabitated by over 20,000 Muslims. There are about ten mosques in the area of the Muslim Quarter, among which the Great Mosque in the Huajue Lane is the most famous and popular.
Shanxi Provincial Museum: regarded as ‘the pearl of ancient dynasties and house of Chinese treasures’, gives a miniature overview of the thousands of years of Chinese history and the splendid ancient cultures of olden times.
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